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Frogpocalypse: Bowdoin’s Wheelwright on Mysterious Frog Die-off (NBC News)

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 13:06
Nat Wheelwright, Bowdoin's Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Natural Sciences, and chair of the Biology Department, documents what "was like a nuclear detonation" in his backyard pond when more than 200,000 wood frog tadpoles died within a day.
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50 Years of Upward Bound at Bowdoin

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:27
This year, Bowdoin's Upward Bound program celebrates its 50th anniversary. Over the last half century, the federally funded program has helped thousands of low-income Maine students attend college.
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Summer Harvest: Bowdoin Garden Crew Brings New Plot to Life

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:45
The new garden on Harpswell Road is producing a bounty of vegetables and flowers this year under the direction of Bowdoin Organic Garden manager Sara Cawthon and her crew.
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Bring on the Science (Bowdoin Magazine)

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 15:58
Grab your lab coat and goggles. At Bowdoin, scientific research has a central place in the liberal arts.
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Bowdoin Environmental Fellows Work for a Healthier Maine

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 15:54
This summer, 11 Bowdoin students with environmental fellowships are working in Maine and contributing, in a range of ways, to protecting our natural resources.
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Mellon Mays Undergraduates Present Wide-Ranging Research

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 15:46
This year's ten Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF) researchers recently presented five weeks worth of research to professors, faculty advisors and fellow students at Bowdoin's 2014 Mellon Mays Undergraduate Summer Research Colloquium.
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Bowdoin Engineering Student Designs Stander for Disabled Children

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 13:10
Inspired to address a Peruvian medical clinic's need for devices to help children with cerebral palsy, Mitchell has designed a stander that he is now trying to mass produce to donate to clinics around the world.
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Lakeside School Receives Bowdoin’s 2014 Abraxas Award

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 17:56
Bowdoin College has given the 2014 Abraxas Award to Lakeside School in Seattle.
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Interning at Maine’s Iconic Store — In Japan

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 15:43
Greg Stasiw ’15 has a paid internship this summer with L.L.Bean, working for its inventory team. This seems a normal enough job for a college student in Maine — until you learn that he's based in Tokyo.
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Fiscal Year Contributions to Bowdoin Top $41 million

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 15:09
Bowdoin College received gifts totaling more than $41 million during the fiscal year that ended on June 30, 2014. The gifts include a record $8.9 million for Bowdoin’s Alumni Fund contributed by a record 59.3 percent of Bowdoin alumni. “[These] funds…are critical to our ability to operate Bowdoin at the highest level of excellence and […]
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A Bowdoin Summer

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 15:43
Each summer, students on campus take a break from their busy schedules of work, studies, and recreation to gather at a cookout hosted by President Mills.
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