Archives for "Service"

Friday

January 31, 2014 12:37 pm

Intersections between health and culture draw Phillips Fellow Mohamud ’15 to Tanzania

In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.

Thursday

November 7, 2013 11:32 am

Strategies for climate change, youth homelessness at issue in Harward Center events

Strategies for climate change, youth homelessness at issue in Harward Center events

A forum on youth homelessness in Maine and a talk by a leading climate change activist take place a day apart in presentations at Bates College.

Thursday

October 17, 2013 12:00 pm

Students take charge as inaugural CBB Patrick Dempsey Challenge goes to Bates

Students take charge as inaugural CBB Patrick Dempsey Challenge goes to Bates

Hillary Throckmorton ’15 marshals community participation in the CBB Dempsey Challenge to secure a Bates victory.

Wednesday

August 28, 2013 10:35 am

Summer Student Work: On Vermont farm, Lubetkin ’16 raises awareness of community programs

Summer Student Work: On Vermont farm, Lubetkin ’16 raises awareness of community programs

Megan Lubetkin ’16 raised not only produce and livestock, but awareness of programs such as food shares for families in need and cooking classes for at-risk and refugee youth.

Tuesday

June 25, 2013 5:00 pm

‘Opportunity not importunity’: a story of who really founded the Bates Fund

‘Opportunity not importunity’: a story of who really founded the Bates Fund

While acts of philanthropy got most private colleges going, the tradition of the alumni fund is a relative newcomer.

Monday

June 10, 2013 9:57 am

Adams ’92 receives Stangle Award for Distinguished Service

Adams ’92 receives Stangle Award for Distinguished Service

Established in 2012, the Stangle Award recognizes leaders who help Bates people become better professionals in their careers and volunteer work.

Monday

June 10, 2013 9:43 am

Sleeper ’08 receives Distinguished Young Alumni Award

Sleeper ’08 receives Distinguished Young Alumni Award

The Distinguished Young Alumni Award is presented to a recent graduate for exceptional volunteer service to Bates and distinction in his or her career.

Friday

May 31, 2013 1:18 pm

Attention, L-A shoppers! Bates’ popular Clean Sweep sale returns June 15

Attention, L-A shoppers! Bates’ popular Clean Sweep sale returns June 15

Bates’ popular “Clean Sweep” sale returns for the 13th year on Saturday, June 15.

Wednesday

May 22, 2013 3:32 pm

Scientific American quotes Adler ’00 research on negative emotions and well-being

Scientific American quotes Adler ’00 research on negative emotions and well-being

Under the headline “Negative Emotions are Key to Well-Being,” Scientific American writer Tori Rodriguez cites research by Jonathan Adler ’00…

Thursday

May 9, 2013 6:00 pm

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Kinney was a model corporate leader, a former CEO of General Mills who “always ready with a helping hand.”