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Jan
5
Mar
8

Bobcat Reads: Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Bobcat Reads will be discussing Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez from January 2024 through March 8 2024. In the novel Take My Hand, set in…

Feb
29

Author Talk: Dolen Perkins-Valdez of Take My Hand

Bobcat Reads will host an Author Talk with Dolen Perkins-Valdez of Take My Hand. Join us for a unique opportunity to connect with the author, ask…

Feb
29

2024 Bates at the Boston Bruins

This Event is sold out! Celebrate the Bruins Centennial year with fellow alumni and parents at a game vs. the Gold Knights.

Mar
6

Leaders in Action: A Spotlight on Political Public Service

Attend a panel discussion at the Darcy Hotel featuring faculty and alumni centered on public service in politics.

Mar
7

Chicago Presidential Welcome Event

Chicago Bobcats join us in welcoming the ninth president of Bates College, Garry W. Jenkins, to our community of alumni, parents, and friends.

Mar
9

2024 Bates at the LA Clippers

Mark your calendars for our annual gathering for a reception and Clippers game!

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Mar
14

It’s a Great Day to be a Bobcat!

Help us reach our goal of 1,907 donors by March 14. Show your Bates pride with a gift of any size! Help us reach our…

Mar
19

Harnessing the Power of the Bates Network

Join us for a Zoom panel with Bates Alumni Council members to discuss networking strategies.

Mar
26

(Re)Claim your NO!

Elevate your personal and professional life by joining us to delve into the art of setting boundaries and reclaiming the power of “NO.” Don’t miss this opportunity to boost your personal growth, enhance your professional skills, and embrace the power of “NO” in this interactive program. 

Mar
26

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Lessons in Chemistry

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

Mar
27

Observations on Creativity and Innovation from a Career in Animated TV and Film

Gather for The College Key 2024 Distinguished Alumni in Residence presentation with Norton Virgien ’74.

Mar
28

Bobcat Ventures in Boston

Hear from this year’s pitch teams at our next Business Network event: Bobcat Ventures in Boston.

Apr
9

San Francisco Presidential Welcome Event

San Fransisco Bobcats join us in welcoming the ninth president of Bates College, Garry W. Jenkins, to our community of alumni, parents, and friends.

Apr
10

Los Angeles Presidential Welcome Event

LA Bobcats join us in welcoming the ninth president of Bates College, Garry W. Jenkins, to our community of alumni, parents, and friends.

Apr
30

Boston Alumnae Book Club: The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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

May
19

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Still Life

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

Jun
7
Jun
9

Bates Reunion 2024

Join your classmates and Bobcats from across the decades for a trip down memory lane. 

Jun
10

Baseball Golf Outing

Tee off at the 2nd Annual Baseball Golf Outing in Haverhill, MA.

Jun
19

Bates ’78 Basketball Hall of Fame Museum Visit & Dinner

Join members of the Class of 1978 to tour the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts. After visiting the museum, the group…

Jun
24

Annual Alan Goddard ’53 Football Golf Outing

Join Bates football alumni, parents, and friends for the Annual Alan Goddard ’53 Football Golf Outing at the beautiful Wentworth by the Sea Country Club.…

Sep
27
Sep
28

2024 Back to Bates Weekend

Save the date for our annual Back to Bates festivities! More information, including the weekend schedule, will be shared later this spring. See you on…