Stories about "purposeful work"
Thursday, May 25, 2017 1:59 pm
Rebecca Fraser-Thill offers advice to grads and students from her expert perspective as director of program design for Purposeful Work at Bates.
Thursday, May 18, 2017 2:07 pm
Hart talks about her return to teach for Short Term, her dedication to marketing — and how she discovered that passion as a member of the Chase Hall Committee.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 3:13 pm
Feeling blue about civic society in a post-factual era? Then here's student teacher Elizabeth Erbafina '17 teaching seventh graders about using evidence in their writing.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 10:36 am
Bates College has joined the American Talent Initiative on the strength of the college's proven commitment to access, affordability, and post-graduation success.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:17 pm
As one student said, the summer experience offered "just a perfect environment to ask questions and to learn from your mistakes and your experiences."
Thursday, May 26, 2016 12:26 pm
Drawing from psychology and philosophy while giving practical advice, Fraser-Thill's course "Life Architecture" gives students the tools to marry professional and personal fulfillment.
Monday, October 5, 2015 3:10 pm
The two executives in charge of Bates College Dining Services share lessons from their lives and careers in a Purposeful Work Unplugged Q&A on Oct. 7.
Thursday, September 17, 2015 11:50 am
A dozen pearls of job and career wisdom from the 2014-15 Purposeful Work Unplugged speaker series.
Monday, August 17, 2015 10:00 am
Espinosa had a Bates-funded Purposeful Work internship at 1776, a global incubator and seed fund founded in 2013 and based in Washington, D.C.
Friday, August 7, 2015 1:04 pm
In Jamaica for Short Term, Professor of Anthropology Charles Carnegie asked his students to reflect on the social ideals that motivate their career interests. He asked them to imagine translating those ideals into action. In words and photographs are some of the answers to those prompts.