Stories about "Teaching and education"
Wabanaki high school students check out Bates

Wednesday, July 2, 2008 3:15 pm

As part of a program to raise aspirations and increase awareness of college opportunities, 10 high school students from Maine's Wabanaki tribes visited Bates, Bowdoin and Colby colleges over three days in early July. The program is just one example of "many coordinated efforts by the three colleges and tribal representatives" to reach out to the Native American communities, said Jared Cash '04, the Bates associate dean of admissions who coordinated the Bates visit.

Leading to change

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 3:27 pm

Shifting U.S. demographics intersect with Bates' forward-looking mission

Place in the heart

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 2:59 pm

While outdoors, she looked within and found a new sense of place

Community Fabric

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 10:39 am

The Harward Center and a fledgling Lewiston museum weave a working partnership.

Bates names new vice president for college advancement

Monday, June 23, 2008 12:00 pm

Bates College has appointed Kelly Kerner as vice president for college advancement, a role that oversees the college's fundraising, alumni relations and communications operations.

Community Fabric

Sunday, 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.

Bates' commitment to social change goes where you go, graduates told

Sunday, May 25, 2008 3:07 pm

“This college’s commitment to service and social change is in its DNA,” literary scholar Pauline Yu told some 440 members of the graduating Class of 2008. “And now it’s in yours.”

1980 — The Iran Hostage Crisis

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 10:08 am

Feb. 13, 1980, was Day 102 of the hostage crisis in Tehran, Iran. But for globetrotting freelance journalist William Worthy ’42, it was just another day in just another post-revolution country.

The Believing Game

Sunday, May 11, 2008 12:45 pm

Peer editing demands a desceptively simple act of faith.

In Praise of Perry

Sunday, May 11, 2008 12:28 pm

Ralph Perry ’51 (right) received the 2007 Distinguished Alumni Service Award, named...

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