Stories about "Service"
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Bates a Fulbright ‘top producer’ again, and the secret of our success

Friday, November 1, 2013 10:38 am

“When you have talented teacher-scholars mentoring very bright, internationally oriented students, you get great results in the fellowship arena.”

Patrick Dempsey presents the CBB Challenge College Cup to, from left, organizer Hillary Throckmorton '15, Abby Zwetchkenbaum '15 (one of two top Bates fundraisers, along with Julia Gordon '15), President Clayton Spencer and the Bates Bobcat on Oct. 13 during a ceremony in Lewiston's Simard-Payne Park. (Meg Kimmel/Bates College)
Students take charge as inaugural CBB Patrick Dempsey Challenge goes to Bates

Thursday, October 17, 2013 12:00 pm

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

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Architect of post-apartheid constitution in South Africa to speak at Bates

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 3:15 pm

Justice Albert Sachs, a key architect of South Africa's post-apartheid constitution, speaks at Bates Oct. 24.

Ladd intern Zach Polich '15 and TM Capital managing director Brad Adams '92 pose at TM headquarters in Boston, located on the 25th floor of Hancock Place. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Summer Student Work: Ladd intern Polich ’15 finds the real deal at TM Capital

Thursday, August 29, 2013 12:00 pm

Internships help students like Zach Polich '15 finding a work culture that fits your style — "rather than just chasing prestige."

Planting time at The Farm at VYCC. (Megan Lubetkin '16/VYCC)
Summer Student Work: On Vermont farm, Lubetkin ’16 raises awareness of community programs

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 10:35 am

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.

Biology and English major Shelby Sullivan '15 worked at Cubist Pharmaceuticals as a Ladd Intern. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Summer Student Work: Ladd intern Sullivan ’15 finds a familiar work culture at Cubist

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 10:00 am

Shelby Sullivan '15 contributed to the exacting work of drug development at Cubist Pharmaceuticals, where Mike Bonney '80 is CEO.

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Summer Student Work: At Jane Doe Inc., Tracey ’15 explains men’s work in combatting domestic violence

Friday, August 23, 2013 2:03 pm

Cody Tracey ’15 of Baltimore received a 2013 Harward Summer Student Fellowship...

The Lake Auburn buoy in place. Holly Ewing/Bates College.
Racing to protect water supply, Auburn Water District is buoyed by Bates collaboration

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 2:33 pm

A collaboration between Bates and the Auburn Water District is enabling authorities to better monitor conditions in the lake that supplies drinking water to the Twin Cities.

Stopping by the kid-friendly lorikeet aviary was part of intern Emilie Geissinger's duties at the Maritime Aquarium. Photograph courtesy of the Maritime Aquarium.
Summer Student Work: Connecticut Post profiles bird-bedecked aquarium intern Geissinger ’14

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 4:28 pm

The Connecticut Post describes a day in the life of Emilie Geissinger...

Bonner Leader Mary Osborne '13, a volunteer for the Somali Bantu Youth Organization, tutors a student in English at the Lewiston Public Library. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Harward Center for Community Partnerships, Fall 2013

Thursday, July 25, 2013 2:45 pm

The Harward Center for Community Partnerships helps build the capacity of new...

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