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Exciting Start to the Year for the Common Good Grant Committee Archives

Twenty-two Bowdoin students in the Common Good Grant program gathered at Cram Alumni Barn recently for an all-day retreat coordinated by student leaders Suzie Rawden ’12, a biochemistry major from Connecticut, and Matt Hillard ’12, an economics/government major from Wisconsin, who worked with McKeen Center staff member Caitlin Callahan ’11.

The Common Good Grant Committee at work at Cram Alumni Barn.

The purpose of the retreat was threefold: to learn more about the greater Brunswick area, to familiarize the students with the way a community foundation functions, and to allow them to get to know each other beyond the context of their weekly Wednesday night meetings. Read more.