Archives for "Public service"
January 14, 2010 9:04 am
The Lewiston Sun Journal interviews Myron Beasley, assistant professor of American cultural studies and African American studies, and student Eric…
December 23, 2009 5:31 am
Craig Saddlemire ’05 went from observer to activist as he chronicled a Lewiston neighborhood fighting to be heard.
November 2, 2009 12:15 pm
Yearlong 'Bates Contemplates Food' initiative raised campus, community awareness of far-reaching issues
Inspired by the 2008 opening of its new dining Commons and a $2.5 million gift from an anonymous donor supporting organic, natural and farm-fresh food, Bates College devoted the 2008-09 academic year to reflecting on issues, from environmental impacts to food justice, around what and how we choose to eat.
October 26, 2009 1:28 pm
Five Bates College graduates are teaching and conducting research abroad this year thanks to scholarships from the Fulbright Program, funded by the U.S. Department of State.
September 29, 2009 4:50 pm
Bates College President Elaine Tuttle Hansen has announced the appointment of two Bates College alumni to the college’s Board of Trustees, Laura L. Young Connelly ’88 and Stuart B. Abelson ’97.
August 28, 2009 12:58 pm
David Scobey tells Inside Higher Ed readers that colleges should launch community news organizations
An Inside Higher Ed essay by Bates cultural historian David Scobey suggests how colleges might respond to the decline of…
July 25, 2009 9:49 am
The Eagle-Tribune of Massachusetts reports on a group of college students, including Kyle Hagenbuch ’10, who are bicycling across the…
July 7, 2009 10:31 am
The Portland Press Herald talks to Laura Young Connelly ’88 of Cape Elizabeth (and takes her photograph) for a story…
July 2, 2009 1:03 pm
Bates’ ninth annual Clean Sweep, a “garage sale” of usable goods donated by departing students that was held June 20, raised a record $21,400 in proceeds that will be divided among local nonprofit organizations.
July 1, 2009 11:09 am
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