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Friday

June 1, 2012 2:48 pm

Clean Sweep, Bates College’s ‘garage sale,’ returns for 12th year

Clean Sweep, Bates College’s ‘garage sale,’ returns for 12th year

The June 16 Clean Sweep is a “garage sale” on a massive scale that benefits the environment, community organizations and countless satisfied shoppers.

Friday

June 1, 2012 2:31 pm

Harward Center honors individuals, groups for strengthening town-gown ties

Harward Center honors individuals, groups for strengthening town-gown ties

In a May 8 ceremony, the Harward Center for Community Partnerships honored 15 persons and organizations for their efforts to strengthen college-community ties.

Monday

May 21, 2012 7:22 am

Bates students’ art brightens workday for emergency dispatchers

Bates students’ art brightens workday for emergency dispatchers

The Lewiston-Auburn 911 Communication Center is a cheerier workplace thanks to two student artists from Bates.

Friday

May 11, 2012 4:15 pm

College Night in Town: Students, L/A make it a date

College Night in Town: Students, L/A make it a date

On the inaugural “College Night in Town” it was possible to sample and celebrate, in just a few hours, the diversity of what downtown Lewiston and Auburn have to offer.

Tuesday

May 8, 2012 10:17 am

First-years receive Projects for Peace grant to support NGO in India

First-years receive Projects for Peace grant to support NGO in India

Two first-year students have received a Projects for Peace grant to stimulate economic growth and support a rural education initiative in India.

Monday

May 7, 2012 3:24 pm

“College Night in Town” beckons students to downtown Lewiston and Auburn

“College Night in Town” beckons students to downtown Lewiston and Auburn

On Wednesday, May 9, Lewiston and Auburn college students will enjoy an evening of bargain-priced dining and entertainment in the…

Friday

April 27, 2012 3:25 pm

Two Bates seniors among six statewide recognized for community service

Two Bates seniors have been recognized statewide for their contributions to the Lewiston-Auburn community.

Thursday

March 22, 2012 1:33 pm

Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

For the sixth year in a row, Bates College has received prominent federal recognition for the quality of its engagement with the community.

Friday

March 2, 2012 12:23 pm

It’s a ‘F.A.B.’ night for dance lovers

It’s a ‘F.A.B.’ night for dance lovers

“F.A.B.,” an annual showcase of regional dance produced by the Franco-American Heritage Center in association with Bates, takes place March 2.

Thursday

February 23, 2012 2:18 pm

BatesDowntown continues with Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble

BatesDowntown continues with Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble

The Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble brings music from the rich tapestry of Turkish, Arabic and Armenian culture to the BatesDowntown series March 2.