Archive for the ‘Community Service’ Category

The Path Forward – The DEI Task Force Moves Ahead

December 21, 2020
In the wake of the Black Lives Matter protests, faculty member Maggie Davis launched a listening tour with alumni. Those conversations have prompted the creation of a DEI Task Force, which Maggie now coordinates. Bethany…Read More

Maine History Transformed through Metal Design

December 17, 2020
A Unique Proposal – Maine History Transformed into Wearable Art Lauren Head’s metal design class used copper that once protected the Maine State House roof and re-purposed it to make domed circular earrings.  The copper…Read More

Training Canine Good Citizen Dogs at Gould

December 14, 2020
Leah demonstrating the power of dog hugs The Healing Power of Therapy Dogs When senior Leah Ohms was reviewing the campus COVID protocols, she had one question: “Will I still be able to hug Mookie?” Lucky for her, Gould’s COVID guidelines allow…Read More

Be Part of Our Change

June 25, 2020
Recently, a group of employees gathered via zoom to share our own emotions regarding the horrifying murders of Black Americans and the resulting protests, including a Black Lives March here in Bethel. The overwhelmingly heartbreaking…Read More

Art Workshops Announced for 10th Grade Four Point

February 6, 2020
Tenth Grade Four Point is about service and expression. Students partake in service projects and engage with the local community, but they also get an introduction to the rich art community in Maine. Each year…Read More

Skiing Isn’t Always About Competition

January 15, 2020
Maine Adaptive “Maine Adaptive is a really special program that is close to my heart,” says senior Cammy Simard. “I have met so many people with really inspiring stories. Sometimes I think I learn more than I…Read More

Alumna of the Year, Elizabeth McLellan ’69

November 22, 2019
Elizabeth McLellan ’69 Receives Alumna of the Year Award During our Alumni Weekend festivities Alumni Board President, Courtney Walsh ’89 presented Elizabeth McLellan ’69 with the Alumna of the Year Award for her work with…Read More

Mookasaurus Rex – Gould’s Therapy Dog

November 15, 2019
It’s a drizzly, cold day, and students are hanging out in the cafe space downstairs in Hanscom Hall. Snuggled into one of the booths with the kids is a large, extremely fluffy golden retriever with…Read More