Stories about "purposeful work"
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.
Friday, May 29, 2015 9:47 am
Bates College's second Curricular Innovation Showcase was a window into programs that have taken Short Term to the next level as a time for course development.
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, May 18, 2015 1:57 pm
Bates College alumni helped students explore how to create meaning in their working lives during the May 16 "Working Weekend" event.