Blog

We’ve made the move from a quarterly newsletter to a blog.  We hope you will enjoy these brief, more frequent updates on the world of community engagement at Bates. To access newsletters from previous years, click here.

Connecting Maine’s Re-Entry Community

As we enter the summer months at the Harward Center and begin...

By Kristen Cloutier on June 28, 2021

Bates Students Become Tax Preparers

When Bates extended its winter break, seven Bates students seized the opportunity...

By Kristen Cloutier on June 13, 2021

ArtVan: A Community-Based Non-Profit in the Time of COVID-19

Over the years, many Bates students have loved their work with ArtVan,...

By Kristen Cloutier on May 31, 2021

Bates Named ‘Voter Friendly Campus’

Following up on the hard work this year of Amalia Herren-Lage ’22,...

By Kristen Cloutier on May 24, 2021

A Bond the Pandemic Can’t Break

Last week, Bates Athletics featured a story about a partnership between some...

By Kristen Cloutier on May 17, 2021

Lewiston High School tutoring program wins statewide award

The partnership with Bates College was recognized this week by the Maine...

By Kristen Cloutier on May 9, 2021

Documenting a Pandemic

Few of us will forget the experience of living through a pandemic,...

By Kristen Cloutier on May 2, 2021

Funding Environmental and Social Empowerment Projects Around the World

Did you know that Bates will have three Davis Projects for Peace...

By Kristen Cloutier on April 26, 2021

Grappling with Being a Humanitarian

We are celebrating the terrific news that Hannah McKenzie ’21 was recently...

By Kristen Cloutier on April 18, 2021

A Less-Is-More Approach to Community-Engaged Work

As part of a fabulous series highlighting the great work of Bates...

By Kristen Cloutier on April 11, 2021