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Thursday

February 21, 2013
9:29 am

Thanks to tar-sands oil letter, two sophomores named advocacy project finalists

Two Bates sophomores are among finalists in a letter-writing competition designed to teach college students effective advocacy.

Thanks to tar-sands oil letter, two sophomores named advocacy project finalists

Monday

November 12, 2012
6:49 am

Veteran of Chavez-era United Farm Workers campaigns to give Andrews Lecture

Marshall Ganz, a public policy expert at Harvard, delivers the annual Andrews Lecture on Nov. 14.

Veteran of Chavez-era United Farm Workers campaigns to give Andrews Lecture

Tuesday

October 2, 2012
10:07 am

Former Maine labor commissioner to discuss Frances Perkins, first female Cabinet member

Laura Fortman, Maine’s former commissioner of labor, gives the lecture “Frances Perkins: New Deal Legacy and Lessons for Today” on Oct. 10.

Former Maine labor commissioner to discuss Frances Perkins, first female Cabinet member

Wednesday

September 26, 2012
4:28 pm

As Clean Water Act’s 40th nears, panel to discuss history, future of landmark legislation

Bates presents a panel discussion exploring the history and future of the Clean Water Act on Oct. 1.

As Clean Water Act’s 40th nears, panel to discuss history, future of landmark legislation

Wednesday

September 26, 2012
4:16 pm

‘Path From Activism to Leadership’ is alumni panel topic

Bates College alumni with careers in social activism offer a panel discussion titled “The Path From Activism to Leadership” Sept. 29.

Monday

September 10, 2012
4:00 pm

Harward Center marks Clean Water Act’s 40th with address by environmental historian

Bates marks the 40th anniversary of the federal Clean Water Act with a Sept. 20 talk by an influential environmental historian.

Harward Center marks Clean Water Act’s 40th with address by environmental historian

Wednesday

August 29, 2012
8:43 am

Authority on Occupy movement to open Civic Forum Series

Todd Gitlin, the author of a new book about the Occupy movement that swept the nation in 2011, speaks about the movement on Sept. 11.

Authority on Occupy movement to open Civic Forum Series

Tuesday

August 14, 2012
3:30 pm

Ray joins ‘superb tradition’ as Harward Center director

Ray brings more than 15 years of experience as a scholar and leader who bridges thought and action.

Ray joins ‘superb tradition’ as Harward Center director

Friday

June 1, 2012
2:31 pm

Harward Center honors individuals, groups for strengthening town-gown ties

In a May 8 ceremony, the Harward Center for Community Partnerships honored 15 persons and organizations for their efforts to strengthen college-community ties.

Harward Center honors individuals, groups for strengthening town-gown ties

Monday

May 21, 2012
7:22 am

Bates students’ art brightens workday for emergency dispatchers

The Lewiston-Auburn 911 Communication Center is a cheerier workplace thanks to two student artists from Bates.

Bates students’ art brightens workday for emergency dispatchers