Photo of Zach Heiden '95

No Battle Stays Won

Zach Heiden ’95 oversees the litigation program for the ACLU of Maine, the Maine state affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union.

  • Q&A

    Photo of author Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich
    An Act of Faith

    In the wake of a critically successful book, "The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir," author Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich begins teaching at Bowdoin.

  • Krystal Barker '08
    Strategic Thinking

    Investment manager Krystal Barker Buissereth ’08 takes a multi-faceted view of the world.

  • Magazine Feature

    For Conscience and Country

    Members of the Class of 1968 faced few choices fifty years ago about what to do upon graduation, each of the limited decisions utterly loaded with consequence.

  • The Lantern Is Lit

    On October 11, 2018, Bowdoin dedicated its greenest and most advanced academic building to date.

  • Surviving through Secrecy

    Amherst’s Stavans on Crypto-Jews: “A People Within a People”

    Ilan Stavans, a leading scholar on Jewish culture in the Hispanic world, shares his thoughts on why many Jews kept their faith a secret for centuries. He also voices concerns over the rise in hate crime in recent years, particularly the increase in

  • After Bowdoin

    Emily Weinberger ’15
    Talk About It

    After challenging and formidable work with the Bellevue Juvenile Justice Mental Health Service, Emily Weinberger ’15 began a PhD program at Fordham University studying clinical psychology with a concentration in child forensics.

  • 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.

  • Crowdsourcing the Common Good

    The Willners
    Good Influencers

    In June, Charlotte ’06 and Dave Willner ’06 started an online fundraiser with a goal of $1,500 in an effort to reunite one immigrant or refuge family separated by the government. They reached that goal in twenty-two minutes.

  • Longing for Moscow!

    Capturing the Essence of Chekhov

    Bowdoin student actors recently tackled a new adaptation of one of Russian theater’s most outstanding plays. Under the direction of theater professor Abigail Killeen, they staged several performances of Anton Chekov’s “Three

"We all have a role to play in preserving our natural habitats."

Meet the Schillers, generous donors to the Coastal Studies Center