Harward Center Archives


September 22, 2022 9:32 pm

“Location, location, location”

Not a week passes at the Harward Center without someone — usually a student or one of our own staff…


September 11, 2022 7:58 am

Soak Up the Sun (and Summer)

Our students often tell us that working with community partners in Lewiston over the summer creates some of the most…


August 25, 2022 2:06 pm

I Get a Kick Out of You

When men’s soccer senior captain Alec Szwarcewicz transferred to Bates in 2019, he knew he wanted to get involved with…


August 7, 2022 6:20 pm

New Faces, Warm Welcome

The Harward Center is THRILLED to welcome two new staff members to our team: Jenna Vendil ’06 as our new Associate…


June 9, 2022 12:23 pm

A Little Rain Can’t Dampen Our Spirits!

With great enthusiasm, the Harward Center recently hosted community youth on campus for a fun afternoon of interactive and engaging…


May 27, 2022 2:15 pm

A River Runs Through It

The spring is in full swing in Lewiston, Maine, and as friends and family come to Bates from around the…


May 13, 2022 2:45 pm

Hooked on Farming

This week, we call your attention to a recent article from The Bates Student (newspaper) that highlights the history of farming…


April 29, 2022 11:20 am

Collaborating for the Common Good

Each year during the Winter semester at Bates, the Harward Center hosts the Community-Engaged Research Fellowship – a program that…


April 15, 2022 8:23 pm

Statewide Recognition for Two Amazing Co-Educators

When either ZamZam Mohamud or Joseph Jackson come into a Bates class, students hang on their every word. By the…


April 1, 2022 9:25 am

Annika Mirchandani ’23 named Newman Civic Fellow

We are pleased to announce that Annika Mirchandani ’23 has been recognized as a 2022 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus…