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Alumni and Faculty Gather in New York for College Art Meeting

Bowdoin faculty and alumni gathered in NYC on February 12 for a special reception hosted by halley k harrisburg '90 at the Michael Rosenfeld Gallery.

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Bowdoin Museum of Art Salon: Marcel Duchamp

The Museum of Art offers several salons throughout the year when they invite an expert to give a talk in conjunction with a current exhibition. The most recent salon talk, by museum co-diretor Anne Goodyear, was about Marcel Duchamp.

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Five Bowdoin Faculty Receive Tenure

Two biologists, an economist, an artist and a political scientist have earned tenure this year.

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Poetry, Plays Kick Off Bowdoin's Black History Month

Black History Month kicked off at Bowdoin with a slam poetry performance and art reception in Smith Union. A few days later, students performed a series of short plays that address Trayvon Martin's death and the acquittal of the man who shot him.

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Embracing the Ice: Bowdoin's 3rd Annual Arctic Museum Reception

“This year we went all out!” said Silvia Serban, assistant director of Student Activities. “We’re always looking to innovate.”

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Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events

Hester Blum: "Polar Imprints: The News from the Ends of the Earth"

March 2, 2015 | 6:00 PM
Hubbard Hall, Room 208 Thomas F. Shannon Room

Many nineteenth-century Arctic expeditions brought a surprising piece of equipment aboard ship: a printing press.In this presentation, Hester Blum, associate professor of English at Pennsylvania State University, will examine the first printed polar newspapers.

David Bruce '13: "Cities at Sea" Artist Talk and Gallery Opening

March 3, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Edwards Arts Center, Room 115 [Digital Media Lab]

Ido Misato: "Creating Gilded Spaces: Kaisho and the Gilded Folding Screens"

March 3, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Searles Science Building, Room 315

Reception: Nancy Blum, Visiting Artist in Residence

March 5, 2015 | 4:00 PM
Edwards Arts Center, Room 116 [Gallery]

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2015 Fall Events Calendar

Arts Calendar Spring 2015 PDF