Stories about "Civic engagement"
Environment, local nonprofits to benefit from June 16 Clean Sweep sale

Friday, June 8, 2007 11:41 am

Clean Sweep, Bates College's seventh annual "garage sale" of electronics, furnishings, bikes, toys and other goods donated by departing students, takes place Saturday, June 16, at the college's Underhill Arena, 145 Russell St.

'Green Horizons,' Bates' summer exhibition, examines sustainability

Monday, May 21, 2007 4:32 pm

With its centerpiece a giant painting that depicts Brooklyn after millennia of global warming, an exhibition exploring the concept of environmental sustainability opens on June 9 at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St.

Bates celebrates Harward Center for Community Partnerships Awards

Wednesday, May 9, 2007 1:14 pm

Twelve individuals and organizations, recipients of the first Bates College Harward Center for Community Partnership Awards, were recently recognized in a celebration at the Edmund S. Muskie Archives.

Biologist Lee Abrahamsen honored for community work

Tuesday, April 10, 2007 8:44 am

Several years ago, students in Lee Abrahamsen’s 300-level virology course undertook a...

Bates receives national grant for community-based research fellowships

Monday, April 2, 2007 1:07 pm

Bates College is one of 11 institutions of higher education named by the National Community-Based Research Networking Initiative to receive funding for innovative community-based research projects.

Harward Center screens film about Lewiston gun control activist

Monday, March 19, 2007 2:39 pm

Bates College's Harward Center for Community Partnerships will screen "There Ought to Be a Law" a new documentary film about a Lewiston woman who became a gun control activist after her teenager's suicide.

Human rights activist to speak as part of Stringfellow Awards ceremony

Monday, March 19, 2007 2:27 pm

Human rights activist William H. "Bill" Slavick will visit Bates College to give a lecture titled Neighbors, Near and Far and present the annual William Stringfellow Awards in Justice and Peace Sunday, March 25, in the Benjamin Mays Center.

Mount David Summit highlights student achievement across disciplines

Monday, March 5, 2007 3:40 pm

More than 300 Bates students will take part in the sixth Mount David Summit, the college's annual celebration of student academic achievement Friday, March 30, in the Perry Atrium of Pettengill Hall.

College receives national recognition for community partnerships

Monday, January 22, 2007 2:44 pm

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching recently selected Bates College for its new Community Engagement Classification, created to recognize colleges and universities that have institutionalized community engagement in their endeavors.

2007 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Schedule

Monday, January 8, 2007 12:50 pm

The schedule for the 2007 annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration extends over several days.

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