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Visiting Printmaker Creates Prints for the Taking

This semester's visiting printmaker, hosted by the Marvin Bileck Printmaking Project, is known not just for her prints but also for her generous art installations.

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Bowdoin's Kolster Opens Photography Exhibition at PhoPa Gallery

A photography exhibition by recent Guggenheim Fellow Michael Kolster is on view through October 25 in the PhoPa Gallery in Portland, Maine, with an opening reception on September 26 and an artist's talk on October 5.

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Findings from the Museum's Sculpture Conservation Work

Two life-size bronze statues outside the Museum of Art recently underwent an on-site conservation and cleaning by a team devoted to the conservation and preservation of cultural and historical objects.

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Anne Goodyear: Reflections on the Passion and Purpose that Inspired Two Collectors

Described as legendary collectors, Dorothy and Herb Vogels' generosity has enhanced collections across the country, including that of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Museum Co-Director Anne Goodyear reflects on the passion and purpose that Inspired them.

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Pres. Obama Honors LGBT Centers, Including Bowdoin's

At the end of August, Kate Stern received a letter from President Barack Obama in which he thanked the staff and volunteers of LGBT community centers across the nation.

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Bowdoin’s vibrant quadrangle houses world-class museums and performance venues all within a five-minute walk.

Recital HallPickard Theater and Wish Theater, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Studzinski Recital Hall, Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Hawthorne Longfellow Library.

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Brodie Family Lecture: "Race, Income, and the Reduction of Inequality in American Education."

Brodie Family Lecture: "Race, Income, and the Reduction of Inequality in American Education."

November 6, 2014 7:00 PM  – 9:30 PM
Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium

Sean Reardon delivers this year's Brodie Family Lecture address entitled, "Race, Income, and the Reduction of Inequality in American Education."

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