Recordings from Bates Virtual Reunion 2021
Thank you to the nearly 1,300 alumni who participated in Bates Virtual Reunion this year! Together we celebrated what makes Bates unique: its community of students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
Bates Virtual Reunion included 60 speakers and 45 programs through out the week of June 7-12.
Please enjoy a selection of recorded programs from Reunion.
Climbs of the Seven Summits
with Dr. Colin M. Fuller ’69, P’00, P’18
Curating A Diverse Bookshelf for Your Kids
with Anne Sibley O’Brien & Professor Krista Aronson
with President Spencer and other members of the leadership team
A History of Bates in One Hour Flat!
with Bill Hiss ’66
The Creative Journey:
with Professor Robert Strong, Christina Chiu ’91, Mary Morton Cowan ’61, Kate Spencer ’01, and Claudia Turner ’76, Ph.D.
Perfect Pairings | Food and Wine
with Ashley Parker Snider ’86 & Deborah Hansen ’86
What’s New on Campus?
Facilities updates with Geoffrey Swift and other members of the facilities team
The Evolution of Media in an Ever-Changing World
with Carolyn Ryan ’86, Niraj Chokshi ’07, João Costa ’96, Josh Macht ’91 & Brian McGrory ’84
The Rhetoric of Conspiracies
with Professor Stephanie Kelley-Romano
Bates College Alumni Memorial Service
The Road to College: Admission and Financial Aid
with Wendy Glass & Darryl Uy
with Dr. Therí Pickens and Jalen Baker ’16
Art and Mindfulness
with Rev. Dr. Brittany Longsdorf and Caitlin Patton
Creative Concoctions with Alumni Council Vice President Kevin Moore ’93
Performing Arts Showcase
showcasing the talents of our Bates alumni
Bates Outing Club
Morse Mountain Updates with Caitlin Cleaver