Green Dot Week

October 8th – 15th

Green Dot Women’s Soccer Game: Sunday, 10/8, 2:00 pm, Russell Street Field

  • Bring your friends, support the team!
  • Bates WOSO is committed to doing their part in keeping the Bates community safe and inclusive for all.
  • There are rumblings of a half time contest where you could win some pretty sweet prizes, including one of the warm-ups the team will be wearing.

Green Dot 2-hour Faculty Training: Tuesday, 10/10, 4:15 pm – 6:15 pm

  • Do a proactive Green Dot and ask one of your professors to attend!
  • They can sign-up at

Green Dot T-Shirt/Swag Day: Wednesday, 10/11, All Day

  • Green Dot grads should wear their T-Shirts, hats, pins, stickers, etc. for the day.  Let’s do a collective proactive Green Dot.

Green Dot Round Table in the OIE: Wednesday, 10/11, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, OIE

  • Join a discussion about why Green Dot is important on campus and share your experiences with other Green Dot Grads.

Green Dot Dinner: Wednesday, 10/11, 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm in Commons

  • Green Dot grads should wear their Green Dot apparel to dinner! 
  • The Dining Services staff has worked incredibly hard to help us put together Green Dot Dinner in Commons.  Prior to the dinner, the entire staff participated in a Green Dot training.  Talk about commitment!

Green Dot VCS Student Showcase: Thursday, 10/12, 9:00 pm in Benjamin Mays Center

  • If you are interested in performing in the Green Dot VCS Student Showcase, submit an entry online
  • There will be some limited edition Green Dot phone pocket wallets handed out at the showcase.  We hope you can join!
  • There also will be Green Dot cookies!

5 Hour Green Dot Certification training: Sunday, 10/15, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm in Commons 221/222

Green Dot Upcoming Trainings

Bates offers a number of opportunities to learn about Green Dot, become Green Dot certified, and participate in Green Dot events.

Green Dot Five Hour Student Certification – Sign Up Required! Open to students – lunch or snacks will be provided.

  • October 15th, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Commons 221/222
  • November 11th, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Commons 221/222

Faculty/Staff Two Hour Green Dot Training  – Sign Up Required! Open to faculty and staff – snacks will be provided.

  • Faculty Training, October 11th, 4:15 pm – 6:15 pm, Benjamin Mays center
  • Faculty/Staff Training, November 7th, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon

Become a Green Dot Trainer at Bates College: We are seeking Bates faculty and staff to become Green Dot facilitator certified. Email to learn more.