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Hawthorne-Longfellow Library’s new Ramp Gallery opened its fist show recently, a student exhibition focused on place. The exhibition included work by 10 students and was curated by senior James Boeding.
In the year he's volunteered with hospice clients, Alex Doering ’14 has become better conditioned to weather some of the stresses he will one day face as a physician. "If you can handle hospice, you can handle anything. If you can deal with pain and suffering inherent with hospice patients, you can handle most situations with any patient," he said.
This weekend, Bowdoin's annual December Dance Concert was held in the new Edwards Art Center, and featured dances by Bowdoin dance faculty Nyama McCarthy Brown, Gwyneth Jones and Paul Sarvis.
Miley Cyrus’ attention-grabbing performance at the MTV Video Music Awards sparked a lecture and student discussion of gender and sexuality in Hubbard Hall on December 4.
David Gordon, a South African native and associate professor of history, told CBS 13 News he had just finished a lecture on Nelson Mandela when he heard about the late president's death.
Elizabeth McGrath of Colby College presented a lecture on ‘Tracing the Formation of Massive Galaxies in the Early Universe' in Searles Science Building.
There are a lot of reasons juniors Anna Hall and Ian Kline provide to explain their enthusiasm for the Bowdoin Food Co-op.
Bowdoin a cappella group The Longfellows performed "The Star-Spangled Banner" before the Boston Celtics game December 3, 2013, at the TD Garden.
On the heels of its fourth NCAA Division III title in seven years, the field hockey team shows gratitude for the year that was in a video produced by the team's assistant coach, Shannon Malloy.
The Bowdoin International Music Festival (BIMF) announced Saturday that David and Phillip Ying have been named co-artistic directors. An organization independent of the College, BIMF brings renowned soloists, performers, artist instructors, and gifted pre-professional classical musicians from around the world to the Bowdoin campus during the summer for six weeks of intensive chamber music study, collaboration, and performance.
Dozens of students hit the road for the third-annual BizTech Trek.
Bowdoin's student faith groups came together last Sunday night, Nov. 24, for an inaugural Interfaith Service of Gratitude and Thanksgiving.
Nine students pursued independent photography projects that displayed a range of ideas and objects, yet shared a common theme — photography’s power to allow us to see the world anew.
A Men's Summit, organized by Sam King '14 and sponsored by Student Activities, brought male students together to do what men so seldom do: be vulnerable.
Every semester, the student run Bowdoin College Finance Society organizes a stock market contest open to all students, encouraging players to invest their fake cash in bonds, stocks, mutual funds, etc. The point is to help familiarize students with the stock market without risking losing real money.
Students gathered on the steps of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art on Friday night in honor of the victims of typhoon Haiyan, which ravaged the Philippines several weeks ago. Over 5,000 people were killed in the tropical storm, which slammed the country Nov. 8. Thousands are injured and missing, and millions of homes were destroyed.
BBC Radio 4 recently came to Brunswick to visit the Harriet Beecher Stowe house and interview Tess Chakkalakal about the impact of Stowe's novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin."
Lonnie Hackett ’14 lives by the motto, “If not us, then who? If not now, then when?” This philosophy has driven Hackett to doing something out of the ordinary for a college student. In his junior year, Hackett founded Healthy Kids Brighter Future, a charity dedicated to improving the health and quality of education for children in Lusaka, Zambia.
After winning the National Championship Sunday morning, the Bowdoin field hockey team returned to campus with a police escort and cheering fans waiting outside Watson Arena.
Photographer Accra Shepp of Pratt Institute, soon-to-be Visiting Artist in Residence at Bowdoin, records the natural and social phenomena that surround him to bring those subjects into focus for others.