Archives for "Civic engagement"

Tuesday

July 1, 2008 10:09 am

Believe Muskie

Campaign materials help to form From Rumford to Washington: Edmund S. Muskie’s Life in Photographs, an ongoing exhibition at the…

Tuesday

May 20, 2008 11:28 am

Bates celebrates Harward Center for Community Partnerships Awards

Twenty individuals and organizations that received the second annual Bates College Harward Center for Community Partnership Awards, were recently recognized in a celebration at the Edmund S. Muskie Archives.

Thursday

May 15, 2008 2:08 pm

Athletics and volunteerism work together for Nate Kellogg '09

As a student volunteer fellow at the Harward Center for Community Partnerships, Nate Kellogg ’09 coordinates volunteer activities for Bates…

Thursday

May 15, 2008 12:00 pm

Athletics and volunteerism work together for Nate Kellogg '09

As a student volunteer fellow at the Harward Center for Community Partnerships, Nate Kellogg ’09 coordinates volunteer activities for Bates sports teams and clubs.

Tuesday

May 13, 2008 12:49 pm

Bates alumni present public interest career forum

The Harward Center for Community Partnerships, in conjunction with Alumni and Parent Programs and the Office of Career Services, presents a public interest career forum for current Bates students entitled “Beyond the Bubble: Batesies in Public Work” from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, in the Benjamin Mays Center. A barbeque for participating students, faculty, staff and alumni immediately follows the presentation.

Friday

May 9, 2008 2:47 pm

Law center co-founder: Journey toward justice is far from finished

“Selfishness and greed have toppled many great empires in the past,” Southern Poverty Law Center co-founder Morris Dees told a Bates audience on May 8.

Monday

May 5, 2008 2:49 pm

Famed civil rights attorney Morris Dees to speak at Bates May 8

Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, will deliver a keynote address, “With Justice for All in Our Multicultural Nation,” at 4 p.m. May 8 in the Bates College Chapel.

Sunday

April 27, 2008 10:01 am

Bates Field Day full of play for area kids and Bates student-athletes

Yellow “Bates Field Day” T-shirts could be seen bouncing all over the Bates campus on Sunday, brightening a mostly overcast and slightly drizzly spring day. Brighter still were the smiles on the faces of some 200 local children and 100 Bates student-athletes, who clearly had a ball playing an array of games together for an afternoon.

Thursday

April 17, 2008 10:33 am

Androscoggin Scholarships strengthen Bates' roots in the community

Historian David Garcelon and Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen stand with two of the four 2007-08 Androscoggin Scholars: William Locke, left, and Hannah Giasson, far right.

Bates College awarded Androscoggin Scholarships for the 2007-08 academic year to four local students, including a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Thursday

April 17, 2008 10:29 am

Bates junior one of seven to receive statewide award for service

Jessica Adelman, a Bates junior from Waban, Mass., is one of seven undergraduate students across the state to receive the Maine Campus Compact’s 2008 Heart and Soul Award.