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Mar
15
May
9

Bobcat Reads: American Eclipse: A Nation’s Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World

Bobcat Reads will be discussing American Eclipse: A Nation’s Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World by…

Apr
23

Life’s Third Act: Career Discoveries with Peter Moore ’78

Peter Moore ‘78, a former magazine editor, reinvented himself as a cartoonist and NPR commentator…

Apr
23

BobChats: Trivia Night

Join us for Trivia Night with our wonderful hosts Miriam Smith ’85, Mike Acton ’85, and their daughter, Grace Acton, Bates Class of 2024. Our…

Apr
28

President’s Cup Regatta

Travel to the Traquina Boathouse in Greene, Me to watch Bates, Bowdoin, and Colby battle for the annual President’s cup.

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
4

Inaugural Celebration: Livestream

The Inauguration of Garry W. Jenkins as the ninth president of Bates College will be on Saturday, May 4, 2024 at 10:30 a.m. The installation ceremony will be livestreamed publicly…

May
5

BatesServes Washington DC: Woods Cleanup Day of Service

BatesServes, our annual days of service, is back for 2024! Join us this spring for one of six meaningful service opportunities that continue our traditions…

May
9

Author Talk: David Baron of American Eclipse

Bobcat Reads will host an Author Talk with David Baron of American Eclipse. Join us for a unique opportunity to connect with the author, ask questions,…

May
11

BatesServes Lewiston: Rebuilding Together Day of Service

BatesServes, our annual days of service, is back for 2024! Join us this spring for one of six meaningful service opportunities that continue our traditions…

May
11

Spring Bird-watching: Exploring John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum

Join us on Saturday, May 11th, for a morning of bird-watching at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum. Led by Troy Bynum, a…

May
11

BatesServes New York: Food Bank for NYC Queens Day of Service

This Day of Service location has been canceled. Please see the listing for our Bronx location on the same day for registration information in the…

May
11

BatesServes New York: Food Bank for NYC Bronx Day of Service

BatesServes, our annual days of service, is back for 2024! Join us this spring for one of six meaningful service opportunities that continue our traditions…

May
11

Alumni vs. Alumnae Soccer Game

Soccer alumni/ae- Join your teammates on Garcelon Field for an afternoon alumni vs. alumni game followed by a gathering.

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…

May
23

Crush Imposter Syndrome: A Natural Reaction to Living and Leading Courageously 

Imposter Syndrome is an all-too-common challenge faced by professionals across industries, hindering their growth and success…

Jun
7
Jun
9

Bates Reunion 2024

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

Jun
8

Wigton Gastonguay Tennis Tournament & Reunion

Gather with fellow tennis alumni to celebrate the creation of the Wigton Gastonguay Endowed Fund and hit the courts during Reunion weekend with your friends…

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…