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  • Disabled Persons Day

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    Bowdoin Accessibility Team Plans Celebration

    This Friday, December 3, is the internationally designated day for recognizing the contributions of people with disabilities. Bowdoin is marking the occasion with a talk, a film screening, an oceanside walk on a universally accessible trail, and more.

  • Social@ESPN

    Kaitee Daley ’09, photo by Kelly Backus/ESPN Images
    Looking for Cranes

    Kaitee Daley ’09, vice president for social media at ESPN, talks about beginning her career in a field that was just beginning itself.

  • "Pie." "Pumpkins." "Plentitude!"

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    A Moulton and Thorne Thanksgiving

    Moulton and Thorne Dining Halls threw open their doors for a traditional Bowdoin Thanksgiving Thursday evening.

  • A Business Directory and More

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    The Genius of Black Owned Maine

    Jerry Edwards ’04 (who also goes by the name Genius Black) is codirector of Black Owned Maine, a business directory he and a friend launched during last summer's Black Lives Matter protests.

  • Long Trip

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    The Music of What Happens

    When Luna Soley ’22 embarked last winter on a cross-country road trip, she found connections to Maine and to Bowdoin in unexpected places, in shared experiences, in things that haven’t changed.

  • Take Time to Process

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    Methods of Mindfulness: Creating the Inclusive Classroom

    Two Bowdoin educators share some thoughts on how they use mindfulness exercises to build a sense of community in the classroom. After the last eighteen months, they say, such techniques are more important than ever.

  • Educating the Next Generation

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    What Matters? High Schools, for One.

    Bowdoin students gathered with younger teenagers and older community members recently in Moulton Union's Main Lounge to discuss a formative time in most of our lives—high school.

  • Exploring a Different World

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    What's Happening with Study Abroad?

    Thirty-three students are studying away this semester, witnessing regions around the world emerge (we hope) from the pandemic.

  • Junior-Senior Ball

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    Upperclass Students Dance the Night Away, at Long Last

    For the first time since 2019, Bowdoin students gathered for a dance party in the Smith Union, which was decked out Friday night for the annual Junior-Senior Ball with streamers, lanterns, and special lighting. Photos by Cheng Xing ’23.

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

Meet the Schillers, generous donors to the Coastal Studies Center