Stories about "Service"
Girls picking out accessories. Photograph by Vasu Leeaphon/Bates College
Clean Sweep 2013 raises nearly $17,000 for local organizations

Monday, July 8, 2013 10:15 am

Bates' 2013 Clean Sweep sale raised nearly $17,000 for local nonprofits.

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

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 5:00 pm

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

Audio Slide Show: ‘Mentoring and Learning’ — Kim Sullivan fosters college aspirations

Friday, June 21, 2013 12:46 pm

Bonner Leader Kim Sullivan ’13 discusses her commitment to the City of...

Emily "Libby" Egan was one of four seniors to be honored by the Harward Center for outstanding community-engaged academic work. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Harward Center for Community Partnerships awards recognize 18

Monday, June 10, 2013 4:09 pm

The seventh annual Bates College Harward Center for Community Partnerships Awards recognized 18 individuals and organizations on May 8.

Brad Adams '92 is congratulated by President Clayton Spencer as he receives the Stangle Award for Distinguished Service to the Bates Community on June 8, 2013, at Reunion. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Adams ’92 receives Stangle Award for Distinguished Service

Monday, June 10, 2013 9:57 am

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

Julia Sleeper '08, recipient of the Distinguished Young Alumni Award at Reunion for her work with Tree Street Youth Center in Lewiston, poses with President Clayton Spencer. Photograph by H. Lincoln Benedict '09.
Sleeper ’08 receives Distinguished Young Alumni Award

Monday, June 10, 2013 9:43 am

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

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

Friday, May 31, 2013 1:18 pm

Bates' popular "Clean Sweep" sale returns for the 13th year on Saturday, June 15.

Darby Ray
Sun Journal offers Q-and-A with Harward Center’s Darby Ray

Thursday, May 23, 2013 9:48 am

Ray is asked, "If you were a student, what project through the Harward Center makes you think, 'I'd be all over that'"?

Jonathan Adler '00, seen here talking with Kati Vecsey of the theater department during his lecture at Bates in 2008.
Scientific American quotes Adler ’00 research on negative emotions and well-being

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 3:32 pm

Under the headline “Negative Emotions are Key to Well-Being,” Scientific American writer...

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

Thursday, May 9, 2013 6:00 pm

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

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