Archives for "Public service"
June 10, 2008 12:00 pm
Commuters aren’t usually encouraged to tool along with eyes closed, ears filled with Sinatra or The Dresden Dolls, and both hands off the wheel. But some 200 lucky Mainers can commute that way safely if they wish — and help out the planet at the same time.
June 1, 2008 12:00 pm
‘Responsive and willing’ is how curator Dumas describes faculty interest in Museum L-A projects, while Scobey notes that faculty engages about half of Bates’ 1,700 students in ‘significant community-based learning,’ from internships to research.
May 8, 2008 4:00 pm
Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, spoke on civil rights and multi-culturalism. (Total time: 1:07:42)
March 1, 2008 3:26 pm
MicroVest’s Gil Crawford ’80 takes the lead as private investors surge into the microfinance world
February 28, 2008 1:17 pm
For the second year in a row, the Corporation for National and Community Service named Bates College to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for exemplary service efforts and service to disadvantaged youth.
January 16, 2008 12:00 pm
A panel discussion presented by the Harward Center for Community Partnerships.
December 23, 2007 11:37 am
Creating a Sustainable Bates begins with taking stock of the College’s green accomplishments By Edgar Allen Beem Illustration by Marty…
December 21, 2007 11:14 am
Maine’s judicial branch of government has recognized Bates College for volunteer work performed in the state’s courts.
December 14, 2007 10:33 am
The Downtown Education Collaborative (DEC), a local partnership of seven academic and community institutions, will open a new storefront education center at 219 Lisbon St. in January, 2008.
October 25, 2007 11:08 am
The Harward Center for Community Partnerships has launched Youth+Adults+Dialogue=Action or YADA, an intergenerational dialogue project that will bring together more than 100 community members to discuss how to make Lewiston/Auburn a better place for youth.