Harward Center Archives


August 30, 2019 10:09 am

Summer in the City

We hope you enjoy this first-hand account of “summer in the city.” Jesus Carrera ’20 Waco, TX Community Partner: New…


August 13, 2019 12:06 pm

A Fond Farewell to a Dear Friend

Q&A: Laura Sewall on 11 years as Bates–Morse Mountain director


July 22, 2019 4:07 pm

Optimal Impact

The Bates campus can seem pretty quiet during the month of July, but there’s a lot of preparation going on…


June 24, 2019 2:03 pm

A Senior Moment

I first heard of the Harward Center in summer of 2015 when I received an email from Ellen inviting me…


May 26, 2019 6:52 pm

An Engaging Short Term

We’re doing things a little differently this month by linking you to a wonderful slideshow put together by Phyllis Graber-Jensen…


April 8, 2019 5:26 pm

From Bollywood to Biology: Community-Engaged Clubs and Teams at Bates

While academics is their top priority, many Bates students also take pride in and invest time in their extracurricular activities….


March 28, 2019 9:32 am

A Class Act: Community-Engaged Learning at Bates

Bates College has long enjoyed a robust partnership with local public schools. In fact, every Education student, in every course,…


March 9, 2019 3:18 pm

The Carignan Legacy

The James and Sally Carignan Fund for Community Programs was created to honor the decades of service by the Carignans…


January 21, 2019 9:18 am

What Did They Learn Last Semester?

During the Fall semester at Bates, 533 students completed at least one Community-Engaged Learning (CEL) course in departments and programs…


December 17, 2018 10:35 am

Heating Up: The Bates Partnership with Expeditionary Learning at Lewiston Middle School

Located just across the street from the Bates campus, Lewiston Middle School has long been an important partner for the…