In his Reunion Convocation address June 2, 2012, President Barry Mills thanked alumni, parents and friends of the College for their generous and vital support, and reiterated that Bowdoin’s future depends on the ongoing commitment to providing financial aid and maintaining access for those who have earned the privilege of studying at the College. Amid celebrating his own 40th Reunion — and while entering his 12th year in the president’s office — Mills reflected on what it means to lead the College as an alumnus.
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Reunion Weekend 2012 began with plenty of outdoor activity under sunny skies — and then the rain came, and kept coming. Photographer Brian Wedge ’97 was out and about before and after things turned grey. More images from Reunion Weekend 2012 tomorrow here on the Bowdoin Daily Sun. Reunion Weekend 2012 photos are on view and available for purchase until August 30, 2012.
Lindsey Horowitz '12
In under a year, Lindsey Horowitz ’12 went from busy intern at a small arts nonprofit to steadfast board member who helped lead the organization after it lost its director and several board members.
In the spring of 2011, Horowitz received a $4,000 stipend from Community Matters in Maine, a McKeen Center summer fellowship program, to work for Five Rivers Arts Alliance for 10 weeks. Five Rivers Arts is a Brunswick-based nonprofit that organizes Friday night ArtWalk in Brunswick and Bath, as well as other arts-based community events.
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A tandem bicycle at the entrance to The Country Inn, festooned with Bowdoin banner and flowers, welcomes alumni to Reunion Weekend.
The weekend editions of the Bowdoin Daily Sun, with their stories of student life and Polar Bear Scoreboards, are, like the students themselves, going on summer hiatus, returning in early fall with the start of the 2012-2013 academic year. Until then, we hope you continue to enjoy the BDS Monday through Friday, as we bring you happenings from campus, Brunswick and the world around us.