Bowdoin Equestrian Team Finishes 2nd in NESCAC

girl on horseAt the inaugural NESCAC Championship Tournament hosted by Tufts University, the Bowdoin Equestrian won reserve champion to Tufts. Read the story.

Highlights of the 203rd Bowdoin-Colby Men’s Hockey Game

Last night, the men’s hockey team had 5-3 win over Colby in the 203rd meeting between the schools at Watson Arena. Check out the photo gallery and the Maine Hockey Journal story.

Ying Quartet Teaches Compelling Lessons to Student Writers

Ying Quartet“We were face-to-face with Beethoven,” writes Russ Rymer, Bowdoin’s Visiting Writer in Residence. “[The Ying Quartet] took us through the first movement of the Opus 74 quartet … teasing apart its elements to show how the cathedral was built, how ideas were introduced and then developed, how the structure worked, how Beethoven created anxiety and mystery and then offered resolution and triumph.”

Rymer is describing the Ying Quartet’s visit to his class, Creative Nonfiction Through Photography, just this week. Continue reading.

Grua/O’Connell Awardees Describe Research Adventures

kelsey bergerStudents with Grua/O’Connell Research Awards recently lunched on campus with their faculty mentors and the two donors of the award program, Peter Grua ’76 and Mary O’Connell ’76. Read about the students’ research projects.