Monthly Archives: June 2013

Bowdoin’s Northern Bites Finishes RoboCup Competition in Top Eight

Northern Bites,  Bowdoin’s soccer-playing robot team, made it through the first rounds to advance to the quarterfinals at the international 2013 RoboCup, which was held this weekend in Eindhoven, a city in the Netherlands. Northern Bites landed in the top eight, automatically qualifying the team for the competition next year. In the round before quarterfinals, Northern […]

Museum Co-director Anne Goodyear Presents on Preserving Digital Art

Anne Goodyear, co-director of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, this week presented at a Smithsonian American Art Museum symposium that addressed the conservation of media art.

Matt Friedland ’15 Boosts Volunteerism in Buenos Aires

Many students look for summertime work in their hometown, the nearest city or on their college campus. Matt Friedland ’15 looked to another continent.

Museum of Art Unveils “Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea” this Saturday 6/29

The Bowdoin College Museum of Art will kick off its major summer exhibition, Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea, with opening festivities starting at 5 p.m. this Saturday, June 29.

A Day in the Life with Camille Wasinger ’15, an Environmental Activist

For Camille Wasinger ’15, making Maine a better place to live is all in a day’s work.

Students Get Up Close to Poverty at Portland Pro Bono Agency

This summer two Bowdoin students are interacting with the subjects they study in some of their economics, government and education classes — those who are living in poverty and facing crises that can come with financial vulnerability.

Q&A with Rubi Duran ’16: Before a Doctor, a Children’s Hospital Voluneer

“I do not know if I am improving much in arts and crafts, but definitely in the art of patience,” Rubi Doran said.

Students Forge Personalized Experiences of Service with Forest Fellowships

With fellowships from the Forest Foundation, three Bowdoin students have independently forged unique summer experiences, creating opportunities that correlate with their interests.