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Scenes from around campus on Saturday of Back to Bates Weekend, including All-Campus Barbecue, Garcelon Field during the football game, including Bates junior slotback Frank Williams, who was named NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week, and Bates BrewFest,open to Bates alumni, students, and families (21+).
Sep
19

Bates in the City 2019

One night. 17 cities worldwide. Bobcats unite. Come reminisce about times on campus and welcome the new Bobcats in town!  

Sep
24

Bates in Denver

Join President Clayton Spencer for an intimate reception on the rooftop deck of the Halcyon Hotel. It is a great opportunity to hear updates from…

Sep
24

Boston Alumnae Book Club: Becoming by Michelle Obama

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…

Sep
25

Bates in Salt Lake City

Join President Clayton Spencer for an intimate reception at the Alta Club. It is a great opportunity to hear updates from campus and meet other…

Sep
29

2019 Bates at the Washington Nationals

Join Bates D.C. alumni, parents, and friends for a game at Nationals Park.

Oct
3

2019 Sampson Lecture

The Bates College Mathematics Department invites you to attend: The Annual Richard W. Sampson Lecture Rochelle Gutiérrez, Professor at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will…

Oct
4

Back to Bates Weekend 2019 | October 4-6, 2019

We look forward to seeing you on campus for our annual fall celebration, October 4-6, 2019.  The weekend features the largest a cappella concert of…

Oct
4

2019 Men’s Basketball Golf Outing

Join your teammates and friends at the annual Men’s Basketball Golf Outing at Martindale Country Club during Back to Bates Weekend 2019!

Oct
5

5th Annual Men’s Lacrosse Networking Reception

Join Bates Men’s Lacrosse alumni for a day of fun during Back to Bates Weekend and finish the day with the fourth annual Men’s Lacrosse…

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…

Ross Gay
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…

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…