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Motor City Bears, Cal Alumni of Southeast Michigan

We welcome all Cal alumni to beautiful Southeast Michigan!

Come build the Cal Bears community here in Southeast Michigan with us!

At Motor City Bears, Cal Alumni of Southeast Michigan, we organize social events, and networking and service opportunities for Cal alumni, fans, family, and friends. We are building our Cal community out here in Michigan through in-person and virtual events!

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Join the Motor City Bears and help us build our community here in the Mitten!

Alumni News

Cal Culture

Building Year-Round Community at the Lair

Reflections from the Lair staff on their connections to the Lair, a home away from home for all who visit.

Cal Culture

Creator of the Bear Territory Chant: Ahmad Anderson ’83

As an undergrad, board member Ahmad Anderson ’83 created the famous Bear Territory chant based on rhythms and beats he learned in a UC Berkeley African jazz course.

Alumni Chapters

Dr. Samantha Lewis Awarded the 2023 Prytanean Faculty Enrichment Award

The Prytanean Alumnae Chapter honors Dr. Samantha Lewis for her outstanding scholarship and dedication to mentorship.