How important is democracy as a political system? If society can be run in a way that gives everyone their fair share, what does it matter whether we have the right to vote or not?
“There was this prevailing sense of distrust surrounding women in much literature of the renaissance, centered around the idea that females were somehow artificial.”
Cheryl Foster, of Wakefield, Rhode Island, and a member of the Class of 1983, has been honored by the Bowdoin College Alumni Council with one of two 2015 Distinguished Educator Awards.
Sean McElroy ’12 has been awarded a Beinecke Scholarship worth $34,000 in support of his graduate education. The Beinecke Scholarship Program seeks to encourage and enable highly motivated students to pursue opportunities available to them and “to be courageous in the selection of a graduated course of study.” McElroy, of Capistrano Beach, Calif., is double-majoring in […]