Multicultural Alumni Engagement

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Upcoming Events:

BCBAA Homecoming Celebrations

September 30 - October 2, 2022 

Various Locations & Virtual

The newly created BCBAA will host a series of events/activities for its first official homecoming weekend — a weekend to remember. Join alums across 50+ years of Bowdoin history as they embark on a mission to engage alums and current students alike. From a welcome reception to the Battle of the Ages dance party, to a networking brunch, this is a weekend not to miss. Preregistration is requested, Register here

Latinx Alumni Lunch

October 1, 2022, 12:00-2:00 PM ET

Great Room, Center for Multicultural Lufe and the Center for Religious and Spiritual Life

The Office of Multicultural Alumni Engagement welcomes Latinx Alumni and students enjoy lunch, connect with each other, and greet the College’s diversity, equity, and inclusion leaders, including President Clayton Rose. Preregistration is requested, Register here

Athletes of Color Coalition Gathering

October 1, 2022, 2:30-5:00 PM ET

Main Quad, rain site: Morrell Lounge, David Saul Smith Union

The Athletes of Color Coalition welcomes all alumni of color, especially athletes, to a special gathering at Harvestfest to learn about the organization, meet the leadership, and connect across the generations.

Asian Alumni Reception and Dinner

October 1, 2022, 6:00-8:00 PM ET

Torrey Barn, Cram Alumni House

The Office of Multicultural Alumni Engagement welcomes Asian Alumni and students enjoy dinner, connect with each other, and greet the College’s diversity, equity, and inclusion leaders, including President Clayton Rose. Preregistration is requested, Register here

Recent Events: 

BCBAA Celebrations, June 4, 2022 

Asian Alumni Listening Sessions, June 2022

Latinx Alumni Listening Sessions, June 2022

Alumni from Bowdoin and Bates

Bowdoin and Bates BIPOC Alumni Social, April 2022 

Alumni joined each other for food and fellowship in Portland along with alumni from Bates College. 

 

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Black Alumni & Students Ski, February 2022

In celebration of Black History Month 2022, Black Alumni Olivia Orr ’12, Naomi Kordak ’07, and Fhiwa Ndou ’13 joined students from the Center for Multicultural Life and the Bowdoin Outing Club to ski at Mt. Abrams in Greenwood, ME. 

No dampened spirits

Homecoming Luncheon, October 2021 

Alumni joined each other for lunch and fellowship on the lawn of 30 College for the first time in more than 18 months due to the pandemic. They were introduced to DEI staff on campus, including the newcomer Joycelyn Blizzard, Director of Multicultural Alumni Engagement.