AFAM50 - Celebrating 50 years of Africana Studies, the African American Society, and the John Brown Russwurm African American Center

Bowdoin's AF/AM/50 Celebration drew more than 500 members of our community to campus to learn, reflect, honor, and reunite around this special milestone.

Stay Engaged

Join the newly-created Alumni/Student of Color LinkedIn group and learn more about B.I.N.D. (Bowdoin’s Initiative for Network Diversity).

If you have reflections you’d like to share or ideas for keeping the energy and conversations alive, please email


Special Thanks