Archives for "Civic engagement"
May 9, 2013 1:00 pm
In the wake of recent fires in downtown Lewiston, the Bates community is organizing to respond to the needs of our neighbors.
May 2, 2013 12:00 pm
In her thesis, Taryn O’Connell ’13 examines strategies used to reach different social classes in Lewiston during a landmark pollution debate.
April 26, 2013 11:01 am
Maine Campus Compact will honor two members of the Bates community for their commitment to public involvement.
February 21, 2013 9:29 am
Two Bates sophomores are among finalists in a letter-writing competition designed to teach college students effective advocacy.
January 16, 2013 2:58 pm
The anniversary program featured Heather Lindkvist, special assistant to the president, and community organizer Sarah Davis ’10.
November 12, 2012 6:49 am
Marshall Ganz, a public policy expert at Harvard, delivers the annual Andrews Lecture on Nov. 14.
October 31, 2012 4:29 pm
Bates is one of two higher-education institutions nationwide to be honored by the American Psychological Association for a distinctive culture of service to the field of psychology.
October 15, 2012 4:45 pm
On Oct. 20, the Olin Arts Center hosts the daylong event Villages, produced by Maine’s independent organizer of TED-style presentations, TEDxDirigo
October 2, 2012 10:07 am
Laura Fortman, Maine’s former commissioner of labor, gives the lecture “Frances Perkins: New Deal Legacy and Lessons for Today” on Oct. 10.
September 26, 2012 4:28 pm
Bates presents a panel discussion exploring the history and future of the Clean Water Act on Oct. 1.