Past Events

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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…

Apr
1

POSTPONED: Bates at the Brooklyn Nets vs. Detroit Pistons

Calling all Bates alumni, family, and friends—mark your calendars for the annual Bates at the Brooklyn Nets event. Join us for appetizers near the Barclays…

Mar
31

POSTPONED: 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…

Mar
25

POSTPONED: Climate Change: The Story Behind the Headlines — NYC

In 2020, climate change is everywhere. No longer a far-off prospect for a distant future, it’s been blamed for wildfires in Australia and California and…

Mar
24

POSTPONED: Climate Change: The Story Behind the Headlines — DC

In 2020, climate change is everywhere. No longer a far-off prospect for a distant future, it’s been blamed for wildfires in Australia and California and…

Mar
4

WATCH THE RECORDING! [Webinar] Student Voices: Summer Internship Reflection

Summer internships can open up new worlds for students—giving them insight into their own careers and helping them imbue their future working lives with meaning…

Feb
27

Bates at the Boston Bruins vs. Dallas Stars

Bates is hosting another sold out Bruins event vs. the Dallas Stars. Hope you can join us next year.

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…

Feb
18

Bates Baseball Dinner in Orlando, FL

You’re invited to gather with Bates College Baseball student-athletes, alumni, parents, and friends for a dinner with the team while they are in Florida for…

Feb
17

Bates Tennis in Florida

You are invited to gather with Bates College Tennis student-athletes, alumni, parents, and friends for a dinner with the team while they are in Florida. …

Feb
12

Bates at the Banff Mountain Film Festival in Portland, ME

Bates will be at the Annual Banff Mountain Film Festival on Wednesday, February 12, 2020   Registration is closing at 2 pm, Friday, Feb 7th….

Feb
11

The Cannabis Industry in Massachusetts: Possible Futures for Boston’s Next “Big Business”

Cannabis sales became legal in Massachusetts after the November 2016 ballot and the market is expected to grow to over $1 billion by the year…

Feb
8

2nd Annual Ski Carnival and Fundraising Dinner

The ski teams of Bates look forward to seeing you at their 2nd Annual fundraising dinner following their 2020 Carnival Weekend at Black Mountain(nordic) and Sunday River(Alpine)!

hockey underhill
Feb
8

Men’s and Women’s Hockey Games and Dinner 2020

Return to campus to drop the puck with the Bates Women’s Ice Hockey and  Bates Men’s Ice Hockey teams on Saturday, Feb.8 for a fun-filled…

Feb
6

Corey Harris ’91 NYC Performance

Come indulge your senses with fellow Bobcats at a live performance at Symphony Space featuring critically acclaimed musical artist Corey Harris ’91. Corey has a…

Feb
1

First Pitch Dinner in Boston

Bates Parent and former Major Baseball Pitcher Bob Tewksbury P’14 will be our Headline Speaker at the 2nd Annual First Pitch Dinner in Boston, MA.

Jan
31

Swimming and Diving Purposeful Work Panel and Dinner in Worcester, MA

The Bates Swimming and Diving team gathers for their annual dinner before the WPI Invitational in Worcester, MA! Sign up today!

Jan
30

Bates at the LA Clippers

Calling all Bates alumni, parents, and friends—mark your calendars for the annual Bates at the Los Angeles Clippers event! $65 per person (alumni, parents, and…

Jan
29

2020 Young Alumni Volunteer Seminar

Bates has been chosen as a part of an exciting young alumni initiative and your work as a volunteer provides a unique perspective. We invite…

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…

Jan
28

Bay Area Bates New Year Reception

Kickoff the New Year by celebrating with the Bay Area Bates Network at the Wayfare Tavern. Don’t miss the opportunity to catch up with fellow…

Jan
27
Feb
1

Bates Outing Club 2020 | Winter Carnival

The Annual Winter Carnival runs from Monday, 1/27/20- Saturday, 2/1/20. Please see the listing of student-led events below. This year, alumni are welcome to participate…

women's basketball
Jan
25

Women’s Basketball Alumnae Weekend 2020

Come back to campus for Bates Women’s Basketball Alumnae Day on January 25.  We look forward to welcoming all former players and families and together,…

Jan
15

BOC 100th Kickoff

We are thrilled to kick off the 100th anniversary of the Bates Outing Club by hearing from Documentary Filmmaker Ben Ayers ’99, recipient of the Bates Alumni Community…