Archives for "Justice and poverty"
March 18, 2015 1:38 pm
Based on their advocacy for public assistance to legal noncitizens, two Bates College sophomores will participate in the Debating for Democracy National Conference March 19-20.
April 18, 2014 11:58 am
Why, Luft asks in her guest blog post, did some Hutu “evade participation and help Tutsi” instead of killing them?
January 31, 2014 12:45 pm
Rachel Baumann’s interest in her grandparents gained new intensity when, supported by a Phillips Fellowship, she spent summer 2013 researching their story of courage, audacity and survival as Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe.
November 8, 2013 9:55 am
Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event
The program is “all about aligning the students’ ambition with opportunities,” Spencer said.
November 7, 2013 11:32 am
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.
September 27, 2013 2:01 pm
Rubén Martínez, chronicler of the harsh consequences of boom times in the West, gives the annual Otis Lecture on Oct. 14.
August 19, 2013 12:00 pm
Schriger received grant funding through the Mellon Foundation to help her integrate her summer research into her academic work as a senior.
August 13, 2013 12:00 pm
Zuhayr Reaz ’16 is doing fieldwork in support of WaterAid in in his home country of Bangladesh, where nearly one…
January 23, 2013 11:41 am
Kate Paladin ’15 discovers what happens when a community becomes an epicenter of poverty and pollution.
January 22, 2013 5:00 pm
Getting 46 million Americans out of poverty will require wholesale changes in how we talk about, think about and take action around poverty, said keynote speaker Anthea Butler.