Stories about "Civic engagement"
Press Herald profiles Maine 'treasure' Sawin Millett '59

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 10:10 am

The Portland Press Herald profiles Sawin Millett ’59, the commissioner of the...

Good Eggs

Friday, February 11, 2011 9:45 am

Here in Maine, the national egg-salmonella scare didn’t surprise social-justice Batesies.

Fifty years later, To Kill a Mockingbird still a call to action

Monday, February 7, 2011 2:34 pm

As Cairo’s protesters march across world stage, it’s easy to equate activism...

Robinson Players offer 11th 'Vagina Monologues'

Thursday, February 3, 2011 2:44 pm

For the 11th year, Bates students are supporting efforts to reduce domestic violence with a production of Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues, in performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Feb. 11-13, in Gannett Theater, Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.

Standiford '97 leads defense of embattled Maine family program

Friday, January 28, 2011 1:35 pm

Maine news outlets highlighted the leadership of women’s advocate Sarah Standiford ’97...

Press Herald spotlights Maine Senate president Raye '83 and his 'passion for politics'

Thursday, December 2, 2010 12:42 pm

The Portland Press Herald makes clear that politics and public service are...

'We are partners' is theme of Garcelon-sponsored admission panel

Friday, November 12, 2010 12:27 pm

Families from the Lewiston-Auburn area who are beginning the college search heard...

Free panel discussion Nov. 11 at Bates demystifies college search process

Friday, November 5, 2010 2:06 pm

Topics include "Interviewing Tips" and "Financial Aid Basics."

Some free tickets available; LePage drops out of MPBN debate

Wednesday, October 27, 2010 10:19 am

Tickets for the Oct. 28 gubernatorial debate are free and a limited number of them are still available on a first-come, first-served basis, via e-mail at .

Activist revisits civil rights work in autobiographical play

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 4:14 pm

During the civil rights movement of the 1960s, John Perdew dropped out of Harvard in order to fight for the equal rights of all Americans. Some 40 years later, he turned his story into The Education of a Harvard Guy, a play that he performs at Bates College at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 1, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

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