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    Far and Wide: Student Excursions Over the Spring Break

    From Sicily to Silicon Valley, from the Big Apple to the Big Easy, students traveled far and wide over spring break on a variety of trips, some of them academic in nature, some cultural, and some service-oriented, but all of them aimed at enhancing the undergraduate experience at Bowdoin beyond the classroom.

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    George Lopez Performs Music Inspired by 'Second Sight' Exhibit

    The works Lopez chose represent some of the more "unusual," or "extreme" aspects of great composers' works and deal with particular challenges faced by artists in their struggle to be creative. They include Beethoven's Sonata in E major opus 109, written when the composer was struggling with profound deafness.

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    Isaac Jaegerman '16 Listed Among Ten Emerging New England Artists

    The recent Bowdoin graduate is "helping to shape the future of contemporary art," according to Art New England.

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    Technology Adds Color to Ancient Artifact

    Computer science meets archaeology as classics scholar James Higginbotham and academic technology consultant Paul Benham discuss their project to “restore” the color to an ancient Assyrian stone relief.

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    'Enduring Connections: Contemporary Alaskan Yup'ik and Iñupiat Art' Opening at the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum

    Contemporary Alaskan art has its roots in both indigenous cultural traditions and the dramatic changes Alaskan society has experienced beginning in the mid-nineteenth century.

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    Reception and Opening Festivities for "Second Sight: the Paradox of Vision in Contemporary Art"

    March 29, 2018 | 4:30 PM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    Curator's tour and reception to open the exhibition 'Second Sight: the Paradox of Vision in Contemporary Art.'

    Dante and the Bloody Muses of Elegy with Maggie Fritz-Morkin 03

    March 29, 2018 | 7:00 PM
    Hubbard Hall, Thomas F. Shannon Room [208]

    Gallery Conversation: Reading Room

    April 3, 2018 | 4:00 PM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    English Department Visiting Writers Series: A Reading with Author Michael Paterniti

    April 4, 2018 | 4:15 PM
    Massachusetts Hall, Faculty Room

    Art and Movement

    April 5, 2018 | 7:00 PM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    Audubon 'Birds of America' Page-Turning with Derek Lovitch

    April 6, 2018 | 12:30 PM
    Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Special Collections

    Film Screening and Discussion: "Notes on Blindness";

    April 10, 2018 | 7:00 PM
    Smith Auditorium

    "Color and Visual Cognition"

    April 12, 2018 | 4:30 PM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    Artist's Talk with Nyeema Morgan

    April 13, 2018 | 12:00 PM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    Exhibit Talk: Indigo with writer, farmer, fiber artist Cynthia Thayer

    April 13, 2018 | 12:00 PM
    HL Second Floor Gallery

    Family Saturday at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art

    April 14, 2018 | 10:00 AM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    Pop-Up Exhibit with Printmaking Students

    April 18, 2018 | 11:00 AM
    HL Second Floor Gallery

    Gallery Conversation: "Seeing Language"

    April 18, 2018 | 12:00 PM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

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