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What Classes To Take? First-Years Ask Profs Archives

Sargent Gym was jammed with eager, slightly bewildered first-year students this week at the 2011 Academic Fair.

The Orientation event brought all 485 incoming students face-to-face with Bowdoin professors from every academic department, who were lined up and ready to talk turkey.

“Even more than the subject of the courses, I wanted to meet the teachers, the people I’d be interacting with in the various departments,” said Ben Cumings ’15. “So far it’s been fantastic.”