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.

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

The Shared Goal of Solving a Homework Problem

“MS. MARTHAAAA!!”  “AHH, It’s you!!” “Can I please work with you?!!!” were...

By Kristen Cloutier on April 4, 2021

“Incredibly Inspiring”: A Conversation with Secretary of State Shenna Bellows

Earlier this month, BatesVotes and the Harward Center hosted Secretary of State...

By Kristen Cloutier on March 28, 2021

I Like to Move It, Move It!

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

By Kristen Cloutier on March 22, 2021

Food Insecurity in Lewiston and Auburn

During the impromptu extension of winter break, I had the opportunity to...

By Kristen Cloutier on March 14, 2021

Community Food Systems in Lewiston/Auburn and Maine: A StoryMap

During the extended break between the Fall and Winter semesters, I was...

By Kristen Cloutier on March 8, 2021

Students Capitalize on Extended Break to Pursue Community-Engaged Research

In this week’s blog post, we share a recent article from The...

By Kristen Cloutier on March 1, 2021

Racial Disparities in Access to Healthcare: A StoryMap

During the extended winter break, I had the opportunity to work as...

By Kristen Cloutier on February 22, 2021

Take a Hike!

We may have had a lengthy winter break at Bates this year,...

By Kristen Cloutier on February 9, 2021

Introducing DALI x Bates!

DALI x Bates is an exciting new collaboration between Bates and the...

By Kristen Cloutier on February 1, 2021