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Civic Forums examine Androscoggin River, social entrepreneurship

Wednesday, October 5, 2011 10:04 am

The Civic Forum Series at Bates offers presentations about the Androscoggin River and about social entrepreneurship during October. Bowdoin College faculty members Michael Kolster and Matthew Klingle explore the Androscoggin River. The following week, a co-founder of the fair-trade coffee importer Equal Exchange is among four of the nation's leading social entrepreneurs who discuss their work.

Video: Maine river restoration documentary features environmental economist Lynne Lewis

Thursday, September 29, 2011 12:19 pm

Professor of Economics Lynne Lewis’ collaborative work on Maine river rehabilitation is...

Recalling the 1971 Lisbon Street mural project

Thursday, September 15, 2011 1:40 pm

A 1971 project to paint a colorful mural on a Lisbon Street brick wall was a sign of the times.

Sun Journal story looks at five first-year students from Lewiston-Auburn high schools

Thursday, September 8, 2011 5:23 pm

Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk talks to the five students from Lewiston...

Video: AESOP students work at a Habitat for Humanity project in Lewiston

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 5:45 pm

Led by Erik Barth ’12 of Hanover, N.H., and Caroline Watson ’13...

At Orientation, a get-out-the-vote effort

Tuesday, September 6, 2011 1:44 pm

Most of the registration tables on Saturday morning of Orientation focused on...

Getting ready: Christine Schwartz and Dining Services

Thursday, September 1, 2011 11:12 am

For Bates Dining Services, summer’s a time for experimentation, with the results...

Dean Emeritus James Carignan '61, man of 'high energy, principled action and unwavering commitment,' dies at 72

Monday, August 15, 2011 9:35 am

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Dean Emeritus of...

Video: Sun Journal visits Lewiston summer camp founded by Sleeper ’08

Thursday, July 21, 2011 8:51 am

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk visits Tree Street Youth, a bustling...

Maine duo Perpetual e-Motion continues Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 9:04 am

The 2011 Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series continues with the high-tech traditional dance band Perpetual e-Motion 6 p.m. Thursday, July 21, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater by the college's scenic Lake Andrews. The series continues with three more concerts, all at 6 p.m. Thursdays.

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