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New Electron Microscope at Bowdoin Opens Up Research Possibilities

The new electron scanning microscope, which was purchased with a grant from the National Science Foundation, replaces an older one bought in 1999, which was growing less reliable as the years wore on. The new microscope not only can do what the old one did more quickly, it also has additional capabilities.

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"Why African-American [Blank] Matters" Series Launches with Talk on Voting Rights

Kicking off the first of a series of talks this month called, "Why African-American _____ Matters in America," Professor of History Patrick Rael gave a lecture on voting and why reducing obstacles to voting is important to protect minority rights.

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Bowdoin's Irfan Reacts to Mark Rothko Art Forgery Trial

"Once I learned that it duped the chairman of Sotheby's, I was intrigued."

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Studying History Through Objects: Art History's Dana Byrd

Assistant art history professor Dana Byrd likes to examine history in terms of objects, like this 18th century tobacco box.

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Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events

Special Collections and Archives Open House: "Love Eternal"

February 10, 2016 | 3:00 PM
H&L 3rd Floor

Fall in love with history by exploring the history of love.

Artist Elise Ansel: Drawing Workshop at the Museum

February 11, 2016 | 7:00 PM
Museum of Art, Pavilion

Gallery Conversation - Historian David Gordon

February 16, 2016 | 12:00 PM
Museum of Art, Pavilion

Bradley Borthwick Artist Talk and Reception: The Entablature and the Nave Sculpture Exhibition

February 18, 2016 | 4:15 PM
Edwards Arts Center, Room 115 [Digital Media Lab]

A Reading by Poet and Novelist Paul Beatty - English Department Visiting Writers Series

February 23, 2016 | 7:00 PM
Massachusetts Hall, Faculty Room

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2015 Fall Events Calendar

Arts Calendar Fall 2015 PDF