Sustainability

Bowdoin Sustainability

The Bowdoin College community—being mindful of our use of the earth's natural resources… - Bowdoin Environmental Mission Statement

Polar Bears are Doing it in the Dark!

Story posted October 02, 2014

Bowdoin Polar Bears are looking for ways they can be a part of the climate solution.  Competing in the 13th Annual Energy Conservation Dorm Competition is one direct way to stir up their competitive spirit, have fun, and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.  Read on to find out how they do it...

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Bowdoin installing largest solar array in Maine

Story posted August 26, 2014

After months of planning and hardwork, Bowdoin College and SolarCity are nearing completion of the largest solar array in Maine.

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Bowdoin Wins Recycle Bin Grant

Story posted May 20, 2014

This summer, a stork will drop off twenty new recycle bins for the first year dorms, thanks to a grant from Keep America Beautiful and the Coca-Cola Foundation. We expect #bowdoinrecycles to start trending in the fall.

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