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  1. Richard Rand, curator at Clark Art Institute, to take post at LA museumRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... from the Museo del Prado, Madrid, scheduled for the Clark in 2016. Rand received his bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College and master's and Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is a 2008 graduate of the Center for Curatorial ...

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  2. UPDATE 1-Bank of America accounting chief, two directors to step downRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... was appointed chairman of Royal Dutch Shell PLC, and on Jan. 26, Rose was announced as the next president of Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. Chief Accounting Officer Neil Cotty will step down, effective March 1, the bank said. He will be ...

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  3. a oeA season of hard work and dedicationa Spartan coach is proud of his swimmersRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Sanford High School's girls swim team showed a vast improvement over last year's performance at the Maine Class A Swimming Championships at Bowdoin College on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The team's coach, Scott Keeney, couldn't have been more proud of his swimmers. “A year ago, the girls scored a total of 16 points at the state meet, but this year they really put it together, scoring a total of 30 collective points to place 18th overall,” he said.

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  4. Project brings black artists to the forefrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Brandeis' News

    ... - over the conceptual and technical strategies of avant-garde jazz." Knight, a postdoctoral fellow at Bowdoin College, will hold a talk March 11 at 3:30 p.m. at the Rose focused on abstraction in African American art. Edwards will join Associate ...

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  5. Mason named Artist-in-ResidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Herald Gazette

    ... Museum of Art, The Center for Maine Contemporary Art, with solo shows at the Farnsworth Museum and the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. As part of the residency, Mason will showcase his art and interact with the community in the beautiful landscapes ...

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  6. Obituary: Robert J. Sperry, 93, Was First Director Of Guidance At AmityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Orange Live

    ... land. Bob had a long career as an educator. After graduating from the Hopkins School, Bob matriculated at Bowdoin College, where he graduated in 1944 with a degree in economics. During WWII, he served in the US Army Air Corps; that experience led ...

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  7. Bowdoin College's Wil Smith, an inspiration for many, dies at 46Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Fox News

    ... His mother died when he was 15. He joined the Navy and later, at the ripe college age of 27, started at Bowdoin College in Maine in the 1990s. He was nearly a decade older than his classmates and -- besides being one of three African-Americans in ...

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  8. Bowdoin College icon Wil Smith, 'a giant of a person,' dies of cancer at 46Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Bangor Daily News

    Bowdoin College graduate Wil Smith, "a giant of a person" who raised a young daughter alone while attending Bowdoin and then returned after law school to work as a dean, helping the college increase opportunities for people of color, died of colon cancer Sunday in Philadelphia at the age of 46. Smith's inspiring story was documented by NBC News and he appeared on The Today Show and Oprah. His story was told on National Public Radio's StoryCorps , and according to Bowdoin College is the subject of a current film project planned by Sony Pictures.

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  9. High school season closes; more fast swims to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Bangor Daily News

    ... was at the University of Maine on the 14th while the girls Class B swam on the 16th. Class A swam at Bowdoin College with the girls on the 17th and the boys the 18th. New this year, all four championships were changed from the typical ...

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  10. Smith, who fought for the poor, dead at 76Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... born in New York but was raised in Durham and graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in 1956. He was a 1960 Bowdoin College graduate and in 1989 received the college's Alumni Service Award. Smith assisted in the preparation and defense of the Civil ...

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  11. "She evidently had a baton in her knapsack"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Power Line

    Back in the fall we inducted Richard Morgan of Bowdoin College into the Power Line 100 Best Professors in America series. When Dick passed away from cancer a few weeks later, we were flattered that the local Brunswick paper chose Power Line's photo of him to use in their obituaries.

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  12. Sheridan Smith, who fought for the poor, dead at 76Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... born in New York but was raised in Durham and graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in 1956. He was a 1960 Bowdoin College graduate and in 1989 received the college's Alumni Service Award. Smith assisted in the preparation and defense of the Civil ...

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  13. IFA inducts Riverside's Siegel into its Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | PE Hub

    ... Siegel has been a philanthropic force, donating to the IFA Educational Foundation, American Cancer Society, Bowdoin College, and other worthy causes. About The Riverside Company The Riverside Company is a global private equity firm focused on ...

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  14. Riverside Senior Advisor Receives HonorRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | PRWeb

    ... Siegel has been a philanthropic force, donating to the IFA Educational Foundation, American Cancer Society, Bowdoin College, and other worthy causes. About The Riverside Company The Riverside Company is a global private equity firm focused on ...

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  15. Bowdoin College shows sense of humor over snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    GAMES ON OUR WEBSITE. STEVE: ALL OF THE SNOW WAS MAKING FOR SOME FUN AT BOWDOIN COLLEGE.

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  16. Organ Concert in ThomastonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Republican Journal

    ... st on Sunday, Feb. 22nd at 2:30 pm with a suggested donation of $15. Dr. Decker is in the area to perform at Bowdoin College this weekend and has agreed to come play the unique Bedient organ at the Episcopal Church of St. John Baptist this Sunday.

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  17. Former Veyance executive gets leadership spot for ContiTech in North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | MRO-Esource.com

    ... Region in March 2010. A native of northeast Ohio, he was born and raised in Cleveland. He earned his BA from Bowdoin College, majoring in economics and government. He received his MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. ContiTech ...

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  18. 14. Franklin PierceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The White House

    ... calm, hastened the disruption of the Union. Born in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, in 1804, Pierce attended Bowdoin College. After graduation he studied law, then entered politics. At 24 he was elected to the New Hampshire legislature; two years later ...

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  19. Ramos', Liu's widows get $350K each from News fund-raiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | New York Daily News

    ... together in moments like this." Ramos, 40, left behind his wife, Maritza, and their two sons, 19-year-old Bowdoin College sophomore Justin and 13-year-old Jaden. "I'm both happy and said - and very grateful," said Maritza, who was accompanied ...

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  20. Justice of the Day - Melville FullerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Daily Kos

    ... day, February 11, in 1833. Chief Justice Fuller was born in Augusta, Maine, the state's capital. He attended Bowdoin College, located not far from Maine's largest city, Portland, and went on to earn an A.B. in 1853, and then an A.M. in 1856. Chief ...

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