Archives for "Civic engagement"

Friday

May 31, 2013 1:18 pm

Attention, L-A shoppers! Bates’ popular Clean Sweep sale returns June 15

Attention, L-A shoppers! Bates’ popular Clean Sweep sale returns June 15

Bates’ popular “Clean Sweep” sale returns for the 13th year on Saturday, June 15.

Thursday

May 23, 2013 9:48 am

Sun Journal offers Q-and-A with Harward Center’s Darby Ray

Sun Journal offers Q-and-A with Harward Center’s Darby Ray

Ray is asked, “If you were a student, what project through the Harward Center makes you think, ‘I’d be all over that'”?

Thursday

May 9, 2013 1:44 pm

Campus extends helping hands to downtown fire relief efforts

Campus extends helping hands to downtown fire relief efforts

As the Lewiston-Auburn community rallies around the victims of three multi-building fires downtown, Bates is coordinating campus efforts to support the relief.

Thursday

May 9, 2013 1:00 pm

Bates responds to Lewiston fires

Bates responds to Lewiston fires

In the wake of recent fires in downtown Lewiston, the Bates community is organizing to respond to the needs of our neighbors.

Thursday

May 2, 2013 12:00 pm

Senior thesis Q-and-A: The 1950s debate over Androscoggin River pollution

Senior thesis Q-and-A: The 1950s debate over Androscoggin River pollution

In her thesis, Taryn O’Connell ’13 examines strategies used to reach different social classes in Lewiston during a landmark pollution debate.

Friday

April 26, 2013 11:01 am

Maine Campus Compact honors two for civic involvement

Maine Campus Compact honors two for civic involvement

Maine Campus Compact will honor two members of the Bates community for their commitment to public involvement.

Thursday

February 21, 2013 9:29 am

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

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.

Wednesday

January 16, 2013 2:58 pm

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

The anniversary program featured Heather Lindkvist, special assistant to the president, and community organizer Sarah Davis ’10.

Monday

November 12, 2012 6:49 am

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

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.

Wednesday

October 31, 2012 4:29 pm

Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

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.