Stories about "Public service"
Like a Good Neighbor

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 5:31 am

Craig Saddlemire '05 went from observer to activist as he chronicled a Lewiston neighborhood fighting to be heard.

Yearlong 'Bates Contemplates Food' initiative raised campus, community awareness of far-reaching issues

Monday, November 2, 2009 12:15 pm

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.

Five Bates College alumni receive Fulbright Scholarships

Monday, 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.

Bates welcomes two new trustees

Tuesday, 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.

David Scobey tells Inside Higher Ed readers that colleges should launch community news organizations

Friday, August 28, 2009 12:58 pm

An Inside Higher Ed essay by Bates cultural historian David Scobey suggests...

Students give up their summer to fight global warming

Saturday, July 25, 2009 9:49 am

The Eagle-Tribune of Massachusetts reports on a group of college students, including...

Fresh Air kids get warm, wet welcome

Tuesday, July 7, 2009 10:31 am

The Portland Press Herald talks to Laura Young Connelly ’88 of Cape...

Clean Sweep sets record, raising more than $21,000 for local nonprofits

Thursday, 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.

Turning Points: Summer 2009

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:09 am

The latest campus comings and goings

Open Forum

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:00 am

Readers share comments about Bates Magazine.

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