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  1. Daily Brief: Will Maine throw its support behind balanced budget amendment?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... feel too bad for Chamberlain. After all, the storied Civil War Hero, former Maine governor and founder of Bowdoin College has already been immortalized as the namesake of one of the bridges connecting Bangor and Brewer. That's not bad, right? Mario ...

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  2. Mexican farm strike leaders to meet with growers as crops rotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... benefits through legal loopholes, said Marcos Lopez, an assistant professor of sociology at Bowdoin College in Maine who has conducted research in the area. By acting together, Lopez said, the growers have succeeded in suppressing wages and ...

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  3. Mexico growers, striking farmworkers to hold direct talks amid uneaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... benefits through legal loopholes, said Marcos Lopez, an assistant professor of sociology at Bowdoin College in Maine, who has done research in the area. By acting together, Lopez said the growers have succeeded in suppressing wages and black-listing ...

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  4. Kennedy Crane Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bangor Daily News

    Born in Boston, Mass., August 23, 1912, he was the son of Kennedy and Mittie Lawrence Crane. After moving to Rockland with his family in 1926, he graduated from Rockland High School in 1930 and was a graduate of Bowdoin College in 1934, where he was a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity.

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  5. 2015 Back Cove Contemporary Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bangor Daily News

    Friday, April 10, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015 1 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sunday, April 12, 2015 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The 2015 PCM Back Cove Contemporary Music Festival showcases an outstanding roster of composers and performers. Founded in 2009 by world-renowned Maine composer and Bowdoin College Professor Emeritus Elliott Schwartz, this year's festival brings together faculty from Columbia, Bates, Bowdoin, Dartmouth, NEC, Butler University, USM, and UMO, and will particularly feature works by composers Dr. Michael Schelle and Howard Frazin.

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  6. Tribute to President Barry Mills & The Honorable Karen MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bangor Daily News

    The Brunswick Downtown Association invites you to join us for a tribute to Bowdoin College President Barry Mills and The Honorable Karen Mills to say THANK YOU for what they have accomplished as citizens of Brunswick through their ability to make things happen, aspects of the community that have benefited and that reflect their sincere devotion to the town in which they have lived.

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  7. Civic lessons needed by all in Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Wave

    ... and 198 presidential memoranda. In a recent USA Today story, Andrew Rudalevige, a presidential scholar at Bowdoin College, may have best described Obama's use of presidential memoranda rather than executive orders. The practice allows the White ...

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  8. Rudolph Jerome HikelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Institute in Waterville, paying his way with help from the GI Bill and work at Levine's Store. He attended Bowdoin College, where he majored in economics and history, and played quarterback for the football team. He graduated from Bowdoin in 1950, ...

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  9. Mark Harrison Appointed CFO of UC San Diego Health SciencesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Newswise

    ... Columbia University in New York after obtaining his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Psychology from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. He has been an active public speaker throughout his career and received the Healthcare Financial ...

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  10. Alfond: LePage's call to tax nonprofits 'doesn't work for most of Maine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the state's largest hunger relief organization, would feed 100,000 fewer people every year, Alfond said. Bowdoin College would likely have to make up for funds out of their financial aid program, according to Rep. Mattie Daughtry, D-Brunswick. ...

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  11. Rebuild of Labrador's first snowmobile well underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | CBC News

    ... first snowmobile was brought to Nain in 1927 for a scientific exhibition. (Courtesy of Arctic Museum, Bowdoin College) The oldest snowmobile in Labrador is one step closer to getting back in running order after nearly a century of it being abandoned ...

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  12. Report: Bowdoin alum charged with attempted murder after roommate stabbed, bittenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Bangor Daily News

    A 2010 graduate of Bowdoin College living in Chicago was arrested Monday and charged with attempted murder after allegedly stabbing his roommate several times with a butcher knife and biting off part of his ear, the Chicago Tribune reports . Ross Jacobs, 27, is accused of going into his roommate's room at around 3 a.m. Friday with a butcher knife, stabbing the victim several times and biting off part of his right ear, the newspaper reports.

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  13. Porter's - founds' in Colby talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Republican Journal

    ... Letters, housed in Colby's Special Collections. Other collections of Porter materials can be found at Bowdoin College, the Museum of Modern Art, UCLA and at Belfast Free Library, as he spent his latter years in the city. Melnicove, poet, writer and ...

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  14. Web Site CoachUp Connects Coaches To Athletes In 30 SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Forbes.com

    ... Fliegel's entire life. "I was able to become a pretty good high school player and then went to play at Bowdoin College (in Maine). From there, I went on to play professionally for two years in Israel. And it never would have happened if not for my ...

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  15. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | North Country Now

    Nationally fifth-ranked Bowdoin College raced to a 9-0 lead and went on to post a 14-3 NCAA Division III college women's lacrosse victory over St. Lawrence in Bradenton, FL on Tuesday. Bowdoin improved to 6-0 with the win while the Saints are now 1-2 heading into a Wednesday game against Fredonia.

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  16. Two Skiers Place at NCAA ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Harvard Crimson

    ... to give the Crimson a total of six points, good for a 21st-place finish and ahead of St. Olaf's College and Bowdoin College. With the NCAA Championships now behind them, the team wraps up their season; while this season ends, the preparations for ...

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  17. Higher Education Bubble Update: "I know that might sound somewhat...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Instapundit.com

    ... State-Abington since 1999, according to her biography on the college's website. She previously taught at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, and at the University of Vermont in Burlington. Her list of academic interests in her biography include ...

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  18. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Business Wire

    ... manufacturer of engineered and applied products; UL , the independent safety science company; and Bowdoin College , a nationally renowned college of liberal arts and science. Fidelity clients often say they chose Fidelity's HSA for its integration ...

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  19. Lawn care service owner changes focus to organicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Bangor Daily News

    ... focused." Kelly said his clients in Maine include Hadlock Field in Portland, the town of Scarborough, Bowdoin College and Portland Head Light. "Bee Safe is a six-step process that builds up soil biology with beneficial microbes," Robertson said. "It ...

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  20. Reenactor will bring Civil War history to lifeRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Joshua Chamberlain, who recruited volunteers throughout Maine. He noted Chamberlain was a professor at Bowdoin College in Maine. Chamberlain was inspired, he explained, by the wife of another professor, Harriet Beecher Stowe, famed author of Uncle ...

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