Harward Center Archives


March 18, 2022 10:47 am

A Budding Relationship

This week, we call your attention to a recent article from The Bates Student (newspaper) that highlights our partnership with AK…


March 5, 2022 7:14 pm

New Year, New Initiatives

The new year is bringing several new initiatives to the Harward Center, thanks to the generous support of the Corella…


February 11, 2022 3:17 pm

From Hesitation to the ‘Full Nine Yards’

In this week’s blog post, we share a brief story (and video!) from a recent edition of BatesNews featuring Maya…


January 29, 2022 8:57 am

The Community Engagement Ripple Effect

About a year ago, I took a class with Emily Kane, Professor of Sociology, titled: Power, Privilege and Inequality (SOC…


January 15, 2022 3:35 pm

Omelet anyone?

In this week’s edition of the BatesNews, our colleagues in Communications included a story about Assistant Professor of Biology Lori Banks’…


December 5, 2021 11:26 am

A Best Kept Secret

As the nation has gradually taken steps towards normalcy, including pastimes like attending live performances and engaging with other forms…


November 21, 2021 2:06 pm

A Single Conversation

One of the most rewarding parts of our job at the Harward Center is developing new partnerships and watching them…


November 7, 2021 4:28 pm

The Right Move

When Hamza Abdi accepted the position as the Harward Center’s new Assistant Director of Volunteer Programs and Community Partnerships, he…


October 24, 2021 6:39 pm

We Made It! America’s Best Colleges for Student Voting

Thanks to a campus-wide effort and with strategic leadership from the Harward Center’s Peggy Rotundo and students Amalia Herren-Lage ’22…


October 2, 2021 4:23 pm

Backyard Reflections

On several evenings this past summer, I found myself surrounded by other Batesies in the backyard of the Harward Center…