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Click here for Purposeful Work Updates re: COVID-19

We welcome students and alumni to connect with the Bates Center for Purposeful Work year-round:

  • To schedule an individual meeting, send an email or make an appointment via Handshake. We will schedule a Zoom, Skype, Google or phone meeting with you.
  • Our virtual office hours are Monday through Friday, 8am – 4:30pm ET with occasional evening workshops and employer info sessions (check Handshake for the schedule).
  • We also offer virtual Drop-in hours during which we review resumes, critique cover letters and share information about the Purposeful Work programs and upcoming events. Staff members are on call M-F 1-3 pm EST to review resumes, cover letters, and answer questions via email. Send an email with your request to purposefulwork@bates.edu

Where to Find Us

146 Wood Street AND Chase Hall, First Floor | Lewiston, ME | 04240
207-786-6232 | purposefulwork@bates.edu

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