Past Events

View the Regional Event Photo Gallery to get a closer look at that fun.

Dec
3

[Virtual] Networking with Women’s Basketball

Gather virtually with the women’s basketball team for an evening of networking and updates.

Dec
2

[New Date] COVID-19 Science Cafe – Dr. Evelynn Hammonds Ph.D.

Speaker: Dr. Evelynn Hammonds Ph.D., Harvard University Topic: COVID-19 and Racial Disparities Co-sponsored by the Benjamin Mays Black Alumni Society. Co-moderator is Dr. Monique Brown ’07 Ph.D., MPH, an…

Nov
18

[Virtual] Men’s Soccer Alumni and Team Event

While we cannot meet on or off campus for our normal season competitions this year, we invite you to join other alumni, the coaches, and…

Nov
11

COVID-19 Science Cafe – Dr. Stacey Rizza MD and Dr. Jack O’Horo MD MPH

Speaker: Dr. Stacey Rizza MD and Dr. Jack O’Horo MD MPH, The Mayo Clinic Topic: The SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine: Updates on its Development .

Nov
4

COVID-19 Science Cafe – Dr. Lori Banks Ph.D.

Speaker: Dr. Lori Banks Ph.D., Bates College Department of Biology Topic: Vaccine technology and development.

Oct
29

[WATCH] Rock Your Profile: Tips from LinkedIn

Eric Obeng ’07 and Hannah Siegel ’15 will discuss how to make your LinkedIn profile shine in a crowded digital marketplace. Will include an appearance by a team…

Oct
29

[Virtual] Class of 1960 Big Game Gathering

Join your Class of 1960 classmates for a virtual happy hour in place of our Annual Big Game Gathering on campus. Contact Stephanie Dumont at…

Oct
28

COVID-19 Science Cafe – Dr. Lorien Batt MD

Speaker: Dr. Lorien Batt MD, Waterville Pediatrics Topic: Pediatrics and the Pandemic We will be focusing on pediatric COVID-19 data and on the incidence of COVID-19…

Oct
28

Policy Panel: Immigration Politics and Policy

Panelists/Speakers: Assistant Professor of Anthropology Jaqueline Lyon Associate Professor of Politics Clarisa Pérez-Armendáriz Assistant Professor of Sociology Marcelle Medford Pierce Atwood LLP Immigration Attorney Tony…

Oct
27

[VIRTUAL] Boston Alumnae Book Club: The Splendid and the Vile

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
27

WATCH: Creative Thinking in The Digital Space

Creative Thinking in The Digital Space: Navigating Social Media in Tumultuous Times Continue your studies outside of Bates and join this interactive Zoom session, which…

Oct
22

[Virtual] Football Networking Gathering Night

While we cannot meet on or off campus for our normal season  this year, we invite you to join us virtually on Thursday,  October 22nd…

Oct
21

COVID-19 Science Cafe – Lorian de Oliveira NP

Speaker: Lorian de Oliveira NP Topic: My experience as a pregnant and COVID-19 positive nurse in Boston during the pandemic

Oct
21

Congressional Abdication

In the Trump era, many describe US politics as beset by political polarization, hyper-partisanship, and an imperial presidency. While such characterizations have some true to…

Oct
15

Bobcat Reads: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

We’re excited to announce the Bobcat Reads Book Club — an online community where you can read and discuss books on a range of topics in the…

Oct
14

[Virtual] Bates Softball Alumnae and athlete gathering

While we cannot meet in person, we invite you to gather with the current softball team and fellow alumnae for an hour of networking, meeting…

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+).
Oct
13

Bates in the City 2020

On one day each year, Bates alumni around the world come together to meet, network and connect with Bobcat neighbors. Join us on Tuesday, October 13 to…

Oct
9

[WATCH] Veterans Plaza Virtual Dedication

All members of the Bates community, far and wide, are welcome to take part in a virtual dedication of Veterans Plaza on Friday, October 9, at 11 a.m.

Mike Milliken teaches an 8 a.m. boot camp for students, faculty, and staff in Merrill Gymnasium.Human ResourcesWellness Program ManagerPersonal Trainer
Oct
2

Bates B-Well Virtual Boot Camp

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Back @ Bates
Oct
2
Oct
3

[WATCH] Back@Bates

We look forward to the day everyone—not just students, but alumni and parents—can return to our beautiful campus in Lewiston. Until then, we hope you will…

Oct
1

Bates B-Well YOGA with Rachel

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Sep
29

[VIRTUAL] Boston Alumnae Book Club: A God in Ruins

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
Sep
27

Bates Outing Club 100th Celebration – POSTPONED

Our in-person celebration has been postponed to 2021. Continue to check the BOC 100th site for any updates!

Sep
15

{Virtual} Women’s Soccer Alumni and Team Gathering

While we cannot meet on or off campus for our normal season competitions this year, we invite our women’s soccer alumni to join us virtually….

Mike Milliken teaches an 8 a.m. boot camp for students, faculty, and staff in Merrill Gymnasium.Human ResourcesWellness Program ManagerPersonal Trainer
Sep
11

Bates B-Well Virtual Boot Camp

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Sep
10

Bates B-Well YOGA with Rachel

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Mike Milliken teaches an 8 a.m. boot camp for students, faculty, and staff in Merrill Gymnasium.Human ResourcesWellness Program ManagerPersonal Trainer
Aug
28

Bates B-Well Virtual Boot Camp

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Aug
27

Bates B-Well YOGA with Rachel

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Aug
25

[VIRTUAL] Boston Alumnae Book Club: A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving

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…

Aug
13

WATCH THE RECORDING! Job Search From Home: Pandemic Edition

Looking for a job and overwhelmed by how much the market has changed in just a few months? Don’t fret! Your fellow Bobcats are here…

Mike Milliken teaches an 8 a.m. boot camp for students, faculty, and staff in Merrill Gymnasium.Human ResourcesWellness Program ManagerPersonal Trainer
Jul
31

Bates B-Well Virtual Boot Camp

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Jul
28

[VIRTUAL] Boston Alumnae Book Club: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

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…

Mike Milliken teaches an 8 a.m. boot camp for students, faculty, and staff in Merrill Gymnasium.Human ResourcesWellness Program ManagerPersonal Trainer
Jul
3

Bates B-Well Virtual Boot Camp

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

Jul
1
Jul
31

[Virtual] 2020 BatesServes

BatesServes has moved to a virtual model for the month of July 2020.

Jun
30

[VIRTUAL] Boston Alumnae Book Club: Stoner by John Williams

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…

Jun
25

WATCH THE RECORDING! Stay the Path: How to Make Positive Change & Meaningful Connections

These challenging times are calling for all of us to show up big in different ways. Additional support and opportunities to create (virtual) social connection…

Jun
12

CANCELLED: 2020 Bates Reunion Golf Outing

On Monday, April 6, President Spencer announced that Reunion 2020 has been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, including Bates Reunion Golf Outing. Visit our FAQ page to learn more about refunds for registration fees, as well as our plans for the classes that were expected to return to campus this June.

Jun
12
Jun
14

WATCH NOW! Bates Virtual Reunion 2020

Information about virtual Reunion activities coming soon! We’re disappointed we will not be able to welcome you back to campus this June. We have plans…

Mike Milliken teaches an 8 a.m. boot camp for students, faculty, and staff in Merrill Gymnasium.Human ResourcesWellness Program ManagerPersonal Trainer
Jun
5

Bates B-Well Virtual Boot Camp

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

May
27

WATCH THE RECORDING! Bottoms Up! Alumni Wisdom for Navigating Recessions and Building Resilience

Moving from college into the working world is challenging in the best of times. In times of economic uncertainty, like that created by the COVID-19…

May
26

[VIRTUAL] 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…

Mike Milliken teaches an 8 a.m. boot camp for students, faculty, and staff in Merrill Gymnasium.Human ResourcesWellness Program ManagerPersonal Trainer
May
22

Bates B-Well Virtual Boot Camp

We are now excited to be offering a free Boot Camp class to the Bates Alumni community!

May
21

WATCH THE RECORDING! Practice Makes Professions: How Athletics Can Lead You To Purposeful Work

Teamwork. Accountability. Integrity. Toughness. Balance. Trust. Join us for a conversation with three former Bates student-athletes about how they translated these and other leadership skills…

May
14

WATCH THE RECORDING! Breaking into the Biz: Conversation on Entertainment Careers with Steven Brookman P’21

Join Steven Brookman P’21 for a conversation focused on breaking into the entertainment industry. This program is sponsored by the Department of Rhetoric, Film, and…

May
13

It’s STILL a Great Day to be a Bobcat!

Help us reach our goal of 1,855 donors by May 13. Show your Bates pride with a gift of any size!

May
11

WATCH THE RECORDING! Alumni Conversation with Clayton Spencer

We are excited to share that Bates President Clayton Spencer will hold a virtual event with the alumni community on Monday, May 11, at 8pm Eastern….

Apr
28

[VIRTUAL] 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…

Apr
22

POSTPONED: Purposeful Work in Denver

How do you connect what you do with who you are? How do you find purpose, not just in your life but in your work?…

Apr
21

POSTPONED: Purposeful Work in Chicago

How do you connect what you do with who you are? How do you find purpose, not just in your life but in your work?…

Apr
2

POSTPONED: BBBN Industry Roundtables

You’re invited to join members of the Boston Bates Business Network to discuss top-of-mind industry matters with fellow alumni and parents. Following a social networking…