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  1. Leon Gorman remembered for leading L.L. Bean to business successRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... with turning the modest outdoor catalog company into a billion-dollar business. After graduating from Bowdoin College and spending four years in the Navy, Mr. Gorman joined the family business in 1961. In 1967, he became president, taking over after ...

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  2. Panthers women's rugby team heading to Maine for pre-season gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Guardian

    ... coach Cassie MacKenzie coached the Island's under-20 squad Dykerman played on. The Panthers are heading to Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Me., today for exhibition play Saturday against both Bowdion College and Harvard University. "Going away and ...

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  3. Leon Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and company leader, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    ... rnan, the husband of former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, said when Gorman was honored in 2010 by his alma mater, Bowdoin College, with its highest honor.

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  4. Leon A. GormanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangor Daily News

    ... Bean and John Gorman. He was raised in Yarmouth, Maine, attended Cheverus High School, and graduated from Bowdoin College in the Class of 1956. Following graduation, he served for six years in the U.S. Navy before returning home in 1960 to join his ...

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  5. Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame to Induct Eight New MembersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    ... All KVAC all four years of high school. After graduating as valedictorian of her class Hynes went on to Bowdoin College where she was a standout on the Polar Bears basketball team. She played all four years, serving as captain her senior year and ...

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  6. 10th annual Phil Soule 5K slated for Bowdoin College HomecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Bangor Daily News

    ... is two laps around the Pickard Field complex through woods and open fields. Phil Soule coached football at Bowdoin College for 39 years. He also coached baseball, wrestling, lacrosse, squash, and track during his Bowdoin career. One of the founders ...

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  7. Multnomah County names transportation directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... nd master's degrees from Washington State University, and a bachelor's degree in history and philosophy from Bowdoin College, according to the news release.

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  8. Top US colleges abandon major entry requirementsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Standard

    ... that no longer demand the test score within the top 100 schools include American University, Bates College, Bowdoin College, Bryn Mawr, Colby College, Hamilton College, Middlebury College, New York University, Smith College, Wake Forest University, ...

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  9. The Fleming Museum of Art hires new curatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Andrea Rosen most recently served as the assistant curator and manager of student programs at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art in Brunswick, Maine. She was hired as Fleming's curator after a national search.

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  10. Choate is top scorer in North basketball historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Nashua Telegraph

    The Bowdoin College freshman has never taken full credit for her success - academically or athletically. ... Subscribe or log in to read more  "God, my family and teammates are everything to me," she said during her senior year at Nashua High School North.

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  11. St. Cecilia Auditions for Handel "Messiah" PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Bangor Daily News

    ... is directed by Linda Blanchard, M.A. Conducting, University of Michigan School of Music, Ann Arbor, and A.B. Bowdoin College, and accompanied by Sean Fleming, both of Damariscotta. St. Cecilia Chamber Choir is a fully auditioned community chorus ...

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  12. University of Vermont's Fleming Museum of Art hires new Curator Andrea RosenRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Art Daily

    ... population. Most recently, Rosen served as the curatorial assistant and manager of student programs at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art in Brunswick, Maine, where she developed experience in both curating exhibitions and successfully integrating ...

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  13. Her - Epic Reverberations'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Weekly Standard

    ... George Eliot entitled "Sympathy, Love and Marriage: Effective Reform in Middlemarch ," delivered in 2010 at Bowdoin College, Amy made the case for studying these monsters of the Western canon: The virtue of a long book is precisely that it occupies ...

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  14. Discussion and Brunch with author Rabbi Shim MaslinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ROCKLAND, Maine - Prominent spiritual leader, Bowdoin College High Holidays rabbi, scholar, and author Rabbi Shim Maslin returns to Adas Yoshuron Synagogue, 50 Willow Street, Rockland, as a guest speaker to talk about his new - and first - novel, "Uncle Sol's Women" on All are welcome to this discussion and light brunch. Copies of the book will be available for sale and for signing.

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  15. Cornell tops Upstate entries on list of best college foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Examiner.com

    ... behind a pair of New York City schools -- Columbia University, which finished second overall only to Maine's Bowdoin College, and New York University at No. 7. The Upstaters are Cornell (No. 11), the University of Rochester (No. 22), and St. ...

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  16. Rabbi to talk about his novel at brunch Aug. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Herald Gazette

    There will be a discussion of "Uncle Sol's Women:" and brunch with Rabbi Shim Maslin, Sunday, Aug. 30, at 10:30 a.m. at Rockland Synagogue, 50 Willow St. A prominent spiritual leader, Bowdoin College High Holidays rabbi, scholar and author, Maslin returns to Adas Yoshuron as a guest speaker to talk about his new - and first - novel, "Uncle Sol's Women." All are welcome to this discussion and light brunch.

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  17. Twelve college campuses leading the way for sustainable diningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2012 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... students discounts for using reusable mugs and composts the pre-consumer food waste produced for all meals. Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, is committed to two primary reasons for sourcing local food for its dining services: to reduce carbon ...

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  18. N.J. school named one of top 75 U.S. colleges for foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Jersey Journal

    ... - the food atmosphere in campus dining halls and the surrounding town/area. The top five colleges for food: Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Me.; Columbia University, New York City; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore; Kennesaw State University, ...

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  19. H.S. boys swimming: Karl Sarier will swim for Bowdoin CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NorthJersey.com

    Vacationing in the Adirondacks has always been a favorite destination for Karl Sarier and has given him a love of the outdoors. Accordingly, when Bowdoin College invited Sarier to come for a recruiting trip, it seemed like a perfect fit.

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  20. Phish fans roll into WGI for MagnaballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Steuben Courier

    John Bisbee, a sculptor from Maine, stood in a driving rain at Watkins Glen International on Friday, supervising as a group of college students wrapped together long tree branches with plastic wrap on the concert field where jam band Phish will host its three-day festival, Magnaball, this weekend. Bisbee, an art professor at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, is one of a handful of artists commissioned by Phish to create whimsical art installations at Magnaball, loosely connected by a science theme, for Phish fans to wander through.

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