Steven Cerf, Bowdoin’s George Lincoln Skolfield Jr. Professor of German Emeritus, has been chosen to receive the 2016 Alumni Service Award for Faculty and Staff, presented each year for service and devotion to Bowdoin, its students and alumni.
An academic whose focus includes East Germany and gender theory recently visited Bowdoin to give a talk on the effects of unification 25 years after the historic joining of East and West Germany.
Three Bowdoin seniors, Kacey Berry, Jacob Blum and Emma Cutler, have received Fulbright Fellowships to support their research next year in Germany, Italy and Sri Lanka, respectively.
This year, Bowdoin’s German department has announced that three students have received fellowships to study or work in Germany or Austria next year.