Archives for "Public service"
March 27, 2014 2:08 pm
On his centennial today, what everyone should know about Edmund Muskie ’36, our iconic U.S. statesman and environmental pioneer.
August 23, 2013 2:03 pm
Summer Student Work: At Jane Doe Inc., Tracey ’15 explains men’s work in combatting domestic violence
Cody Tracey ’15 of Baltimore received a 2013 Harward Summer Student Fellowship to work at the Boston-based Jane Doe Inc.,…
March 22, 2012 1:33 pm
For the sixth year in a row, Bates College has received prominent federal recognition for the quality of its engagement with the community.
January 20, 2012 1:46 pm
December 13, 2011 4:01 pm
The New York Times was among many media outlets reporting on the private meeting Dec. 5 between President Obama and…
December 7, 2011 4:56 pm
David Longdon ’14 reflects on his summer as a leadership intern with Lots to Gardens, a youth-oriented, sustainable urban agriculture program in Lewiston.
September 15, 2011 8:52 am
A Chronicle of Philanthropy essay by David Campbell ’83 looks at the lessons of 9/11 fundraising, specifically how established and…
June 3, 2011 1:41 pm
Simone Schriger ’14 of Los Angeles, Calif., recently participated in a Habitat for Humanity project with fellow Bates students. Her…
September 17, 2010 11:30 am
Here are speaker biographies for African Refugee Health: Best Practices. The conference’s nearly three dozen presenters include healthcare workers from across the country and beyond; faculty in diverse disciplines from Bates and other colleges; and interpreters, social workers, counselors and other experts in breaching cultural factors that impede refugee access to healthcare.
April 2, 2010 1:14 pm
“He demonstrates three of the most important and interrelated capacities that a rigorous liberal arts education promotes: seeing around corners, building bridges and embracing contradictions and conflicts with generosity.”