Blog

We have so many stories to tell about the amazing community-engaged work of Bates College students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community partners. We hope you’ll scroll through our blog below and enjoy some of those stories. You can also access newsletters from previous years if you wish.

Hooked on Farming

This week, we call your attention to a recent article from The...

By Kristen Cloutier on May 13, 2022

Collaborating for the Common Good

Each year during the Winter semester at Bates, the Harward Center hosts...

By Darby Ray on April 29, 2022

Statewide Recognition for Two Amazing Co-Educators

When either ZamZam Mohamud or Joseph Jackson come into a Bates class,...

By Kristen Cloutier on April 15, 2022

Annika Mirchandani ’23 named Newman Civic Fellow

We are pleased to announce that Annika Mirchandani ’23 has been recognized...

By Kristen Cloutier on April 1, 2022

A Budding Relationship

This week, we call your attention to a recent article from The...

By Kristen Cloutier on March 18, 2022

New Year, New Initiatives

The new year is bringing several new initiatives to the Harward Center,...

By Darby Ray on March 5, 2022

From Hesitation to the ‘Full Nine Yards’

In this week’s blog post, we share a brief story (and video!)...

By Kristen Cloutier on February 11, 2022

The Community Engagement Ripple Effect

About a year ago, I took a class with Emily Kane, Professor...

By Jack Lawrence '24 on January 29, 2022

Omelet anyone?

In this week’s edition of the BatesNews, our colleagues in Communications included...

By Freddie Wright on January 15, 2022

A Best Kept Secret

As the nation has gradually taken steps towards normalcy, including pastimes like...

By Sacha Feldberg '24 on December 5, 2021