Archives for "Civic engagement"
The Boston Globe tells of the Basij-Rasikh siblings' hope to shape Afghanistan's future

Sunday, November 15, 2009 4:03 pm

A Boston Globe story describes the support network for six siblings of...

H1N1 Update for Nov. 9

Monday, November 9, 2009 2:26 pm

After a hiatus of a couple of weeks, students have resumed their work in the local community in schools and other agencies.

The Rachel Maddow Show interviews Jesse Connolly '01, campaign manager for Maine's gay marriage referendum

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 12:17 pm

The day after voters overturned Maine’s gay-marriage law, Portland Press Herald columnist...

Bates to host Maine political forums

Thursday, October 29, 2009 12:14 pm

This winter, in collaboration with the Androscoggin Valley Regional Program for the Gifted and Talented, Bates College hosts three presentations related to the 2010 election for Maine governor. Former Maine Gov. Angus King opens the series with a discussion of his first Blaine House race at noon Tuesday, Dec. 8, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. King will also discuss his legacy as governor, including the Maine public school laptop program that provides every public middle-school student with an Apple laptop.

'Chief operating optimist' for clothing company Life is good to speak at Bates

Friday, October 16, 2009 4:04 pm

Roy Heffernan, "chief operating optimist" for the apparel company Life is good, known for its optimistic slogan and subtle humility, speaks at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, in Bates College's Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. Sponsored by the Bates Student Philanthropy Club, the event is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please call 207-786-6129.

Community work and H1N1 at Bates

Thursday, October 15, 2009 3:27 pm

We are committed to being guided by our partners’ concerns, and we are eager to work with partners to help them make the decision that seems right to them.

Huffington Post blogger Liz Neumark P'13 reviews Bates, Maine food

Thursday, October 8, 2009 10:23 am

Huffington Post blogger Liz Neumark P’13, sharing her splendid experience in Maine...

The Presidency essay cites Bates' commitment to community

Thursday, October 1, 2009 1:33 pm

Syracuse University president Nancy Cantor, writing in The Presidency, the magazine of...

Sun Journal looks at Boys & Girls Club improvements thanks to Catherine Elliott '12

Wednesday, September 30, 2009 4:34 pm

A Sun Journal story reports on the new gymnasium floor installed at...

Environmentalists, economist discuss climate change as Bates College opens Civic Forum series

Friday, September 11, 2009 10:33 am

The Harward Center for Community Partnerships at Bates College launches its 2009-10...

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