Harward Center Archives


September 25, 2020 12:12 pm

BatesConnect: Linking Bates-created Resources with Local Educators

In the midst of all the COVID educational transitions of the past months, we have been delighted to roll out…


September 18, 2020 9:19 am

Bonner Leaders Adapt

In a typical year, Bonner Leader students like me return to campus excited to get back to work with their…


September 4, 2020 9:33 am

Building and Strengthening Communities Through Access to Healthful Food

Food has always been a deeply meaningful and important part of my life — not only is it a basic…


August 21, 2020 10:41 am

“This Experience A Gift”

Hannah McKenzie ’21Stevenson, MD “I knew I wanted to spend my summer before my senior year living in Lewiston and…


August 14, 2020 10:43 am

Harnessing an Entrepreneurial Spirit

As a Bates student, Allen Kendunga ’18 was deeply involved in the off-campus community as a Bonner Leader, working at…


August 7, 2020 11:04 am

Let the Students Do the Talking

Here at the Harward Center, we love to talk about our work. We love to share stories of students who…


July 31, 2020 1:43 pm


July 26, 2020 1:23 pm

Delivering on a Promise

The Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) program has been a well-loved part of the Bates/Lewiston Public Schools experience for many…


July 1, 2020 12:46 pm

“We are all in this together” – The College’s Partnership with the Lewiston Wellness Shelter

The Bates campus has been mostly closed since the COVID-19 pandemic hit with full force in late March, but that…


June 19, 2020 11:07 am

Bringing a Global Perspective to Community-Engaged Leadership Programming

Kush SharmaDelhi, India As an international student from India, the first time I got to experience or “visit” Bates was…