All Events

Oct
21

Olive, Again | A Conversation with Elizabeth Strout ’77 and President Spencer

Bates College is honored to host New York Times bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout ’77 for a reading and conversation about her…

Oct
29

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Do you like meeting new people, reading great books and discussing them? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join the Boston Alumnae Book Club! Anyone…

Oct
30

Boston Bates Business Network: Research, Biotech, and Pharma

The Bonney Science Center will support innovative research at Bates. Hear faculty and alumni discuss their work and research that launches biotech and pharmaceutical companies….

Nov
2

D.C. Club Fall Hike 2019

Join Bates alumni on Saturday, November 2, 2019 for a 7-mile hike in the George Washington National Forest, not far from Front Royal, Virginia.  Our…

Nov
4

23rd Annual Otis Lecture

The college’s Philip J. Otis Committee invites members of the Bates community to attend: The 23rd Annual Otis Lecture Ross Gay, author of The Book of…

Nov
5

Bates in Minneapolis

Join President Clayton Spencer for an intimate reception at Walker Art Center. Don’t miss a great opportunity to hear what’s happening on campus and meet…

Nov
14

Bates at The Second City

Bates is coming to The Second City! Join fellow Chicago Bobcats on Nov. 14 at “Grinning From Fear to Fear.” Registration is $40, which includes…

Dec
10

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Do you like meeting new people, reading great books and discussing them? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join the Boston Alumnae Book Club! Anyone…

Jan
28

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Tell Me Everything by Cambria Brockman ’11

Do you like meeting new people, reading great books and discussing them? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join the Boston Alumnae Book Club! Anyone…

Feb
25

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Marmee and Louisa by Eva LaPlante

Do you like meeting new people, reading great books and discussing them? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join the Boston Alumnae Book Club! Anyone…

Mar
31

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Do you like meeting new people, reading great books and discussing them? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join the Boston Alumnae Book Club! Anyone…

Apr
28

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeymoon

Do you like meeting new people, reading great books and discussing them? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join the Boston Alumnae Book Club! Anyone…

May
19

Boston Alumnae Book Club: The Travelers by Regina Porter

Do you like meeting new people, reading great books and discussing them? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join the Boston Alumnae Book Club! Anyone…