Stories about "Civic engagement"
Friday, February 5, 2016 9:54 am
The grants will help six local nonprofits while honoring Sally Larson Carignan '62 and the late Jim Carignan '61, a deeply respected Bates couple.
Friday, August 21, 2015 9:09 am
Bates swapped out hundreds of student mattresses over the summer. That means some Maine families might soon be sleeping better.
Friday, May 22, 2015 12:50 pm
From snapping a chalk line to gathering feedback on public facilities, Bates College students got a hands-on experience in urban planning.
Friday, May 22, 2015 10:17 am
Finding an invasive and destructive insect is no one's idea of good news. How the insect was found, by a Bates professor and his students, does hit better notes.
Monday, April 6, 2015 3:46 pm
As the Emerge Film Festival returns to Lewiston-Auburn this Thursday, members of Bates College will have important parts to play in the event's second year.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 1:38 pm
Based on their advocacy for public assistance to legal noncitizens, two Bates College sophomores will participate in the Debating for Democracy National Conference March 19-20.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 2:43 pm
Professor Mary Rice-DeFosse's academic work connects to a community once defined by its French Canadian origins and now influenced by French-speakers from such African nations as Djibouti, Chad and Congo.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 3:48 pm
Destany Franklin '14 received the Maine Campus Compact's Heart and Soul Student Award for her work with the Hillview youth program.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 2:46 pm
A Bates senior from Seattle and the college Department of Athletics were each recognized for outstanding work in public service and civic engagement by Maine Campus Compact.
Friday, November 1, 2013 10:38 am
“When you have talented teacher-scholars mentoring very bright, internationally oriented students, you get great results in the fellowship arena.”