Bowdoin College

Moments at Bowdoin College

Polar bear weather.
Finally.

Massachusetts Hall in snow.
Massachusetts Hall in autumn.
Main Content

In Their Own Words

The author with her idol.
Common Ground

In meeting her literary idol at Commencement last spring, Anuoluwapo Asaolu ’19 found a new sense of home.

Autumn Entree

Cinnamon sticks are an ingredient in the recipe.
Dine: Wok-Baked Five-Spice Chicken

Chris Toy ’77 is a retired teacher and principal who has been teaching Asian cooking techniques in southern and midcoast Maine for thirty years.

Meet the Filmmakers

still frame from the documentary "In Stitches"

More than two decades after the fall of apartheid, eleven official languages thrive in South Africa. Despite this, English continues to dominate the comedy scene…and sixty percent of the population cannot understand a word.

On Location

A student dribbles a basketball in Sargent Gym.
Making Spaces

Members of the Class of 2018 posed for photographs and reflected on the campus spaces they loved best.

"When we met, he and his operation were growing a quarter of a million heads of lettuce a year—

—it became clear that Trevor was not the typical undergraduate."