Stories about "Service"
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 12:00 pm
The eighth annual Clean Sweep, the Bates College "garage sale" of appliances, furnishings, electronics and other goods donated by departing students, raised nearly $12,000 in proceeds that will be divided among 14 local nonprofit organizations.
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 11:05 am
Bates' eighth annual Clean Sweep sale takes place this year from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 14, at the college's Underhill Arena, 145 Russell St. The sale is open to the public.
Sunday, June 1, 2008 12:00 pm
'Responsive and willing' is how curator Dumas describes faculty interest in Museum L-A projects, while Scobey notes that faculty engages about half of Bates' 1,700 students in 'significant community-based learning,' from internships to research.
Sunday, May 25, 2008 3:07 pm
“This college’s commitment to service and social change is in its DNA,” literary scholar Pauline Yu told some 440 members of the graduating Class of 2008. “And now it’s in yours.”
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 11:28 am
Twenty individuals and organizations that received the second annual Bates College Harward Center for Community Partnership Awards, were recently recognized in a celebration at the Edmund S. Muskie Archives.
Thursday, May 15, 2008 2:08 pm
As a student volunteer fellow at the Harward Center for Community Partnerships,...
Thursday, May 15, 2008 12:00 pm
As a student volunteer fellow at the Harward Center for Community Partnerships, Nate Kellogg '09 coordinates volunteer activities for Bates sports teams and clubs.
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 12:49 pm
The Harward Center for Community Partnerships, in conjunction with Alumni and Parent Programs and the Office of Career Services, presents a public interest career forum for current Bates students entitled "Beyond the Bubble: Batesies in Public Work" from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, in the Benjamin Mays Center. A barbeque for participating students, faculty, staff and alumni immediately follows the presentation.
Thursday, May 8, 2008 4:00 pm
Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, spoke on civil rights and multi-culturalism. (Total time: 1:07:42)
Wednesday, May 7, 2008 2:16 pm
Students teach students as writing becomes an explicit value of the Bates curriculum.