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Sarah and James Bowdoin Day Celebration

  • 9/28/2012 | 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Location: Memorial Hall, Pickard Theater
  • Event Type: Miscellaneous

A celebration of student scholarly achievement. All parents, students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend the ceremony featuring a keynote address by Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, an internationally renowned neurosurgeon and neuroscientist who leads cutting-edge research to cure brain cancer-but not too long ago, he was a nineteen-year-old undocumented migrant worker toiling in the tomato fields of central California; a student address; books awarded; and musical performances by the Bowdoin College Department of Music. Seating is limited.

Marching faculty and staff will assemble in academic regalia promptly at 3:45 p.m. in front of Searles Science Building.

To view the Family Weekend program in its entirety, please visit us at: Family Weekend 2012. For more information, contact the Office of Events and Summer Programs at 207-725-3433 or events@bowdoin.edu.