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Bowdoin Daily Sun - Sat, 03/22/2014 - 07:01

Women’s Lacrosse — The Bowdoin women’s lacrosse team took a 14-6 loss in a battle of the nationally ranked.

Softball — Julia Geaumont and Melissa DellaTorre led the Bowdoin softball team to a pair of victories.

Scores listed are those available at time of publication

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The Coffee Chain That Dominates Your Region (Fast Company)

Bowdoin Daily Sun - Sat, 03/22/2014 - 06:58

 

Though most people might automatically assume Starbucks is the dominate coffee chain in their area, statistician Nathan Yau proves otherwise. According to Yau’s map, Dunkin’ Donuts is king in New England  and along the East Coast. In San Francisco, Peet’s edges out Starbucks. “Our coffee preferences tend to be regional,” Fast Company concludes.

 

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Sailing Takes Home Staake Trophy Win

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Sat, 03/22/2014 - 00:00
The Polar Bears hosted the Staake Trophy this past weekend. The event serves as a qualifier for the Team Race New England Championship.
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Middlebury Defense Stymies Men's Lacrosse in Saturday Setback

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Sat, 03/22/2014 - 00:00
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Middlebury College men's lacrosse team held Bowdoin scoreless for a stretch of 41:18 and pulled away for a 10-4 win on Saturday afternoon at Ryan Field.
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Softball Wraps Up Spring Break Schedule with Tripleheader

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Sat, 03/22/2014 - 00:00
CLERMONT, Fla. – The Bowdoin softball team closed out spring break by splitting a pair of close one-run games Friday afternoon after beginning the day with a comfortable 7-4 win.
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The Sweet Relief of Missing Children, by Sarah Braunstein

Bowdoin Campus News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 11:30
An excerpt from the novel The Sweet Relief of Missing Children by acclaimed writer Sarah Braunstein, currently a visiting faculty member at Bowdoin.
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The Happiest People in the World, by Brock Clarke

Bowdoin Campus News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 11:27
An excerpt from the novel The Happiest People in the World by Professor of English Brock Clarke, who has been joined this year by four acclaimed writers teaching courses in fiction and creative nonfiction at Bowdoin.
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A Chant to Soothe Wild Elephants, by Jaed Coffin

Bowdoin Campus News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 11:20
An excerpt from the book A Chant to Soothe Wild Elephants by acclaimed writer Jaed Coffin, a visiting faculty member at Bowdoin.
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The Terror Dream, by Susan Faludi

Bowdoin Campus News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 11:20
An excerpt from the book The Terror Dream by acclaimed writer Susan Faludi, currently a visiting faculty member at Bowdoin.
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Paris Twilight, by Russ Rymer

Bowdoin Campus News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 11:20
An excerpt from the novel Paris Twlight by acclaimed writer Russ Rymer, currently a visiting faculty member at Bowdoin.
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Bowdoin Announces 2014 Honorary Degree Recipients

Bowdoin Daily Sun - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 09:23

Mary L. Bonauto, Christopher R. Hill ’74, Richard O. Prum, Harriet Wallberg

Bowdoin College will award four honorary degrees at its 209th Commencement exercises Saturday, May 24, 2014. The ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. on the Quad in front of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

Honorary degrees will be awarded to a civil rights advocate, a career diplomat, and two renowned scientists in the fields of ornithology and physiology. Read about the 2014 honorary degree recipients.

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Bowdoin Announces 2014 Honorary Degree Recipients

Bowdoin Campus News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 09:23
Bowdoin College will award four honorary degrees at its 209th Commencement exercises Saturday, May 24, 2014. The degrees will be awarded to a civil rights advocate, a career diplomat, and two renowned scientists in the fields of ornithology and physiology.
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Bowdoin to Host NCAA Division III Ice Hockey Championship at Colisee

Bowdoin Daily Sun - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 09:22

 

Although the Polar Bears fell just short of advancing, Bowdoin College will serve as the host school for the NCAA Division III Men’s Ice Hockey Championship this weekend at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston. The NCAA requires 3,000-seat arenas for hosting national championship events. Bowdoin’s state-of-the-art Sidney J. Watson Arena seats approximately 2,000.

The Lewiston Sun Journal ran a series of articles on the tournament this week, featuring the long-standing ties between the area and Bowdoin hockey, as well as the financial boost the championship is expected to bring to the area.

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Frank Goodyear’s ‘American Cool’ Irresistibly Up for Debate (New York Times)

Bowdoin Daily Sun - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 09:22

JAMES DEAN by Roy Schatt, 1954. Gelatin silver print, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Schatt. © Roy SchattGallery, Los Angeles, Calif.

 

American Cool, the National Portrait Gallery exhibition featuring 100 photographs of icons who have contributed an original artistic vision to American culture, and co-curated by Frank Goodyear, co-director of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, “is the kind of exhibition many people will find irresistible,” writes Patricia Cohen in The New York Times.

Cohen points out that Goodyear’s and his co-curator’s selections for this exclusive collection — and those omitted — provide fodder for lively debate.

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Video: Twin Polar Bear Cubs at Munich Zoo

Bowdoin Daily Sun - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 09:21

Munich’s Hellabrunn Zoo revealed twin Polar Bear cubs for their first public viewing Wednesday. The 14-week-old brother-and-sister duo (no names yet) can be seen hanging out with mom Giovanna.


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Outdoor Track & Field Opens Season at Santa Barbara Easter Relays

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 00:00
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - A handful of Bowdoin track athletes competed at the Easter Relays hosted by Santa Barbara City College last weekend in California as the outdoor track & field team made its season debut.
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Women's Lacrosse Falls in Battle of the Nationally Ranked

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 00:00
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – The Bowdoin women’s lacrosse team took a 14-6 loss in a battle of the nationally ranked.
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Pitchers Lead Softball to 2-0 Outing on Thursday

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 00:00
CLERMONT, Fla. – Julia Geaumont and Melissa DellaTorre led the Bowdoin softball team to a pair of victories Thursday morning.
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John Swords Honored By D3Hoops.com, NABC in Postseason Awards

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 00:00
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin junior John Swords (Sudbury, Mass.) garnered a pair of All-Region honors in awards handed out this week.
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Brady, Binkhorst Honors in Women's Basketball Awards Handed Out This Week

Bowdoin Athletics - Top Stories - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 00:00
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin women's basketball players Sara Binkhorst (West Hartford, Conn.) and Shannon Brady (Scituate, Mass.) have been honored in several postseason awards handed out this week, including being named Honorable Mention All-Americans by the WBCA.
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