Stories about "Civic engagement"
Thursday, March 2, 2017 11:18 am
Jane Costlow explains the significance of the photo in her office showing a St. Petersburg woman holding a protest sign in one hand and her snacking child in the other.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 12:29 pm
A day after the election, Collins spoke of unity, gave advice to students feeling isolated, and talked about the glass ceiling for women in politics.
Friday, November 11, 2016 11:54 am
Election night delivered a surprise to students, faculty, and staff who gathered in Chase Hall Lounge to watch election results.
Thursday, October 27, 2016 4:19 pm
Though fall break made for a small crowd, the reactions were big as a viewing party scrutinized the third and final presidential debate.
Friday, August 21, 2015 9:09 am
Bates swapped out hundreds of student mattresses over the summer. That means some Maine families might soon be sleeping better.
Friday, May 22, 2015 12:50 pm
From snapping a chalk line to gathering feedback on public facilities, Bates College students got a hands-on experience in urban planning.
Friday, May 22, 2015 10:17 am
Finding an invasive and destructive insect is no one's idea of good news. How the insect was found, by a Bates professor and his students, does hit better notes.
Monday, April 6, 2015 3:46 pm
As the Emerge Film Festival returns to Lewiston-Auburn this Thursday, members of Bates College will have important parts to play in the event's second year.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 1:38 pm
Based on their advocacy for public assistance to legal noncitizens, two Bates College sophomores will participate in the Debating for Democracy National Conference March 19-20.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 2:43 pm
Professor Mary Rice-DeFosse's academic work connects to a community once defined by its French Canadian origins and now influenced by French-speakers from such African nations as Djibouti, Chad and Congo.