Bobcat Connection: August 30, 2021

Create Community on Bates Bridge

Join Bates Bridge

In today’s job market, tapping into the power of the Bates Network is even more vital as one navigates the uncertainty and challenges of making that next big move.

Bates Bridge can help! Create authentic alumni to alumni and student to alumni connections. Whether you share your experience by mentoring young alums, or want to connect with fellow Bobcats for advice and feedback — you can find and create community on Bates Bridge.

Upcoming Events

Through Oct 7 • Bobcat Reads: The Leavers by Lisa Ko – virtual

September 4 • 49th Annual XC Alumni Race – in-person & virtual

September 13 • Bates at the San Francisco Giants 2021 – in-person

September 17 • Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles – in-person

September 30 • Lecture: “Marsden Hartley: Adventures in the Archives” – remote

Wanted: Regional Network Volunteers

Become a Regional Network Volunteer!

Would you like to expand your Bates network? Do you enjoy welcoming new people to your city, or searching for the perfect event venue?

If this sounds like you, sign up to be a Regional Network Volunteer!

Bobcat Reads: The Leavers

Bobcat Reads will be actively discussing (by voter’s choice) The Leavers by Lisa Ko from August 5 – October 7, 2021. Nearly 250 alumni have already signed up to participate in the Bobcat Reads alumni book club! Alumni participants span across 41 different majors, with Class Years ranging from 1951-2020!

Sign up to participate in Bobcat Reads today!

Carl Benton Straub: His Enduring Legacy virtual exhibit

Carl Benton Straub (1936 – 2019) was a revered and influential Bates scholar, teacher, and academic leader whose ideas, vision, and love for the college influenced generations of faculty and students. 

Don’t miss this truly unique and immersive, virtual exhibit, Carl Benton StraubHis Enduring Legacy.
Enter the virtual exhibition experience.

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Alumni Engagement
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Lewiston, Maine 04240
Phone: 1-888-522-8371