Student Life

Wines and Vines: Steve Upton’s Summer in a Vineyard

Steve Upton ’20 enters the world of winemaking with the help of Bowdoin’s funded internship program.

Cataloguing Change in Maine’s Northern Casco Bay

With support from the Rusack Coastal Studies Fellowship, Patrick Warner ’20 and Jesse Dunn ’20 conduct marine sampling research.

With Funded Internship, Rose Warren ’21 Sets her Sights on the Courtroom

With the help of the Career Center’s Funded Internship Grant, Rose Warren ’21 gets professional experience with Maine District Attorney Maeghan Maloney.

‘Champions of Access and Success’ Convene at Bowdoin

High school counselors, college admissions staff, deans, financial aid advisors and many others who help talented low-income students gain admission into colleges or universities, and help them to thrive there, gathered at Bowdoin this week to share their knowledge and make connections.

18 Students Win Fulbrights to Teach or Research Abroad

This year, eighteen Bowdoin students from the class of 2018 have received Fulbright Fellowships to live abroad for one year — in Indonesia, Taiwan, Nepal, Spain, Germany, Mexico, Colombia, Chile, or Malaysia.

Artist Mariah Reading ’16 Turns Litter into Landscapes

Reading’s interest in making art that speaks to the ways humans connect to the outdoors is in harmony with parks’ interest in teaching their visitors how to care for the land and to leave no trace.

Energy-Efficient Apartments to Be Built for Upperclass Students

The $15.25-million project has been developed to achieve “Passive House” certification, using half the amount of energy as regular buildings because of more efficient insulation and ventilation systems.

Common Good Symposium Showcases a “Little Bit of Everything”

A wealth of projects and programs were showcased at the McKeen Center’s Spring Symposium, Bowdoin and the Common Good. Posters, presentations, photographs, and video were on display in the Morrell Lounge of the Smith Union, representing more than sixty examples of Bowdoin’s commitment to the wider community.