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Senior co-captain Ben Denton-Scheider deposits a second-half goal into hte net, sealing the win for Bowdoin. The Polar Bears defeated Eastern Connecticut 2-1 for their first-ever NCAA Tournament victory and went on to finish the season with a school-record 15 wins, its first NCAA Tournament win, its first trip to the Final Four and a program-best #3 ranking in the final Division III poll.

Moments in the Game

Story posted March 07, 2011

A photographic look back at the third National Championship for field hockey and the first appearance in the NCAA Final Four for men’s soccer.

A Down East Huck Finn?: Samuel Pickard, Hawthorne's First Diary and Bowdoin College

Story posted March 07, 2011

Professor Watterson and student Devon Shapiro debate the veracity of a purported early first diary of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s.

Africana Studies: A World Dialogue, A Campus Conversation

Story posted March 07, 2011

Bowdoin's Africana Studies program is fast becoming a major crossroads for some of the most innovative inter-discipinary teaching and research at the College. Selby Frame talks to faculty and students about the program, its history, and its influences.