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House Renovation Preserves Legacy of Harriet Beecher Stowe

Bowdoin is just about finished its renovation of 63 Federal Street, the 19th-century home where Harriet Beecher Stowe lived during her brief but productive time in Brunswick.

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Feast for the Ears: 'Chocolatey' New Steinway Like 'Pudding'

The new concert grand piano was delivered to the Studzinski Recital Hall and Kanbar Auditoriam last week. Lopez will play its inaugural concert this Friday, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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A Museum Evening with Friends, 'Night Vision' Art, Music

Fall Night at the Museum, now an annual tradition at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, drew more than 500 students — and President Clayton Rose — out last Friday for a slightly more-fancy-than-usual evening of art, music and socializing.

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Bowdoin Talks: Activism, Horror and Suicide Among Recent Lecture Topics

Recent speakers include activist DeRay Mckesson ’07, who discussed the intersection of education and justice; clinical psychologist Sally Spencer-Thomas ’89, who spoke about suicide prevention; and Professor of English and Cinema Studies Aviva Briefel, who analyzed a 2014 horror film's take on parenthood.

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Bowdoin Library Hosts 'Word Art' Exhibit

"Word Art Collaborations," which will have an opening reception October 1 and run through the semester, contains a sampling from Mark Melnicove’s vast archive, which the Bowdoin Library’s George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives acquired between 2007 and 2015.

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Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events

Joachim Homann, Gallery Conversation: "Night Vision"

October 13, 2015 | 12:00 PM
Museum of Art, Pavilion

Curator Joachim Homann leads a gallery conversation in the exhibition "Night Vision" at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

Allen Hockley: "Woodblock Illustrated Histories of Meiji-era Japan"

October 14, 2015 | 4:30 PM
Visual Arts Center, Beam Classroom

Robert Morrison: "An Economy of Knowledge in the 16th Century Mediterranean"

October 15, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Visual Arts Center, Beam Classroom

Studies in Beauty Initiative - Film Screening: 'In the Eye of the Spiral'

October 28, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium

Jacob Dlamini, The Alfed E. Golz Memorial Lecture: "Collaboration in Apartheid South Africa"

November 3, 2015 | 7:30 PM
Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium

Visiting Writers Series: A Reading by Richard Russo

November 4, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium

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2015 Fall Events Calendar

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