Alex Reed ’10 is in her final year at University of Michigan Law School. She spent last summer as a legal intern with a unit of the US Department of Justice, where she had the opportunity to work with experienced civil rights attorneys on investigations into police misconduct.
“This kind of collaboration can shed different perspectives on scientific problems, which might lead to new ideas and approaches that wouldn’t necessarily have been thought of at a traditional conference.”
Bowdoin uncorks alumni wine at Oak Glen Reserve in California’s Wine Country.
“The most fun thing about what I do is that when projects are beginning, there’s a moment when there are so many questions to answer, and quite often you’re asked to do things that you don’t know how to do.”
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.”
According to Druckenmiller, the long-term solution to economic inequality involves major educational reform. The real issue, he said, is the fact that there are “whole sectors of society who don’t even have a shot, and I”m not saying everybody is guaranteed success in this country, but they are guaranteed a shot.”
On Friday, February 3, and Saturday, February 4, more than eighty team members, alumni, and parents celebrated seventy-five years of Bowdoin Men’s Basketball.
Sixteen Bowdoin students recently took part in an intensive, entrepreneurial workshop run by a renowned Silicon Valley startup professional. The workshop aimed to teach students how to turn ideas into successful business ventures.
“The role of a foundation in the non-profit world is the same as an investment bank in the corporate world. Investment banks provide financing for corporations to fund growth, and foundations provide financing to nonprofits to build capacity.”
It was a fun and informative evening for alumni and parents in the San Francisco Bay Area who had the opportunity to hear from Bowdoin professors and co-authors Nancy Jennings (Education) and Suzanne Lovett (Psychology).