Stories about "Justice and poverty"
Nate Boone's yearbook photo in the 1952 Mirror
Boone ’52, former Montford Point Marine, joins Congressional Gold Medalists

Thursday, July 26, 2012 11:00 am

Nate Boone is one of 20,000 Marines who went through segregated basic training in the '40s.

Eben Miller '96 is the author of "Born Along the Color Line: The 1933 Amenia Conference and the Rise of a National Civil Rights Movement." (Oxford University Press, 2012.)
Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

Monday, March 12, 2012 11:08 am

The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier offers a Q&A interview with Eben...

From left, Associate Dean of Students James Reese joins Bates Multifaith Chaplain Bill Blaine-Wallace, Victoria Blaine-Wallace and Associate Multifaith Chaplain Emily Wright-Magoon in singing "We Shall Overcome."
King Day Memorial Worship Service recalls memories, asks for action

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 2:38 pm

Before reading the Call to Worship at Bates' annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Worship Service, Dean of Students James Reese shared his memories of King's speech during the March on Washington.

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Peninsula Daily News features garden project led by Ellen Sabina ’09

Wednesday, December 14, 2011 7:20 pm

The Peninsula Daily Times of Port Angeles, Wash., describes efforts by Ellen...

Tiarra Abell '12, a double major in Spanish and anthropology, is spending her December break in Ecuador doing research.
Barlow grant supports senior’s Christmas presence in Ecuador

Monday, December 12, 2011 7:04 pm

At 6 a.m. Dec. 10, just hours after her last class of the semester, Tiarra Abell '12 will begin her journey back to Ecuador, where she spent her junior semester.

Bates was the diving board for global citizen Alyson Ewald ’90

Friday, October 28, 2011 8:00 pm

For Alyson Ewald ’90, Bates was like a diving board, and her...

Material Culture group presents talks by Mandela archivist, food scholar

Monday, October 3, 2011 9:31 am

An October lecture series exploring the role of material culture in the humanities and social sciences present speakers Verne Harris, Nelson Mandela archivist and Darra Goldstein, food scholar.

Video: Sun Journal visits Lewiston summer camp founded by Sleeper ’08

Thursday, July 21, 2011 8:51 am

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk visits Tree Street Youth, a bustling...

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Video: Dick Gregory and the ‘end of recess’

Thursday, May 26, 2011 12:04 pm

The activist expounds upon a pointed social and educational observation that "recess is over."

Benjamin Mays '20 birthplace museum dedication focus of media coverage

Tuesday, May 10, 2011 12:40 pm

The Associated Press and other South Carolina media cover the April 26...

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