Thirty members of Bowdoin’s oldest all-female a cappella group, Miscellania, gathered on campus over the weekend to celebrate their rich 45 year history. Alumnae and students traveled to campus for the festivities from across the U.S. and Europe, including alumnae flying in from San Francisco and Seattle as well as a student studying abroad from […]
“Outside academe you develop a different perspective on what things cost, including your working hours.”
For his tireless efforts and the impact he’s had on the lives of thousands of men and women through his leadership at Year Up, Gerald Chertavian ’87, P’20 has been selected by the Bowdoin College Board of Trustees to receive the 2017 Common Good Award.
Charles E. Prinn III, a member of the Class of 1961, described by his peers as the unofficial historian, comedian, and social director of his class, has served Bowdoin in many official capacities, as well. For his dedication to the College, which continues to this day, Prinn has been selected to receive the 2017 Alumni Service Award.
Margaret L. O’Sullivan, a member of the Class of 1992, has been honored by the Bowdoin College Alumni Council with the 2017 Distinguished Educator Award.
Shelley Deane left academe with an expert knowledge of the Middle East to go and work in the hands-on world of conflict resolution and risk assessment. In effect, she swapped the classroom for the frontline and admits to coming under fire on at least one occasion.