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Rural Colleges Are The Best

Noah S. Leavitt | Posted 12.06.2015 | College
Noah S. Leavitt

Our small towns are vibrant hubs for innovation and creative collaborations because we all need to pull together to tackle community issues.

A Unique Way to Celebrate the Arts and Support a Good Cause

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 01.21.2015 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The magazine has a history of supporting the arts, and for many years it featured artwork of respected American Artists as their covers.

Bowdoin's Double Bogey

Peter W. Wood | Posted 06.19.2014 | College
Peter W. Wood

This is American higher education today: an angry driver, lost and confused but too proud to stop and ask directions. "I'm not lost! I know exactly where I'm going!" And to prove it, that angry driver speeds up and zips past the next exit.

Making the "Leep" to College, Together

Matthew Feinstein | Posted 04.21.2014 | College
Matthew Feinstein

"I need help" were the words Kama used when she called on her second day of college orientation.

College To Build State's Largest Solar Installation

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 10.11.2013 | Green

A new proposal to power Bowdoin College's largest athletic facilities with renewable energy is set to become the largest solar panel installation in M...

Honor Roll: The Broest Colleges

Posted 08.17.2012 | College

Some college campuses are just bastions for bros. We've been broductive this morning and scanned the country for the 10 schools that either house...

Dynamics of a Lobster Bake

The Cac | Posted 10.24.2011 | College
The Cac

Bowdoin's annual lobster bake is not merely a lobster bake. The anthropology of our arthropod fête will tell you everything you need to know about the college.

The 10 Best Dining Halls

Posted 10.10.2011 | College

Are you hungry yet? Princeton Review recently named the colleges with the best campus food. Wheaton College in Illinois topped the list, followed b...

The 10 Colleges With The Best Dorms

Posted 10.05.2011 | College

Dorms are notoriously spartan, cinderblock affairs. However, some colleges definitely have better living quarters than others. According to the Pr...

The PREPPIEST Schools Of 2011

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Dittman | Posted 09.09.2011 | College

Once upon a time, the prep was a variation of a traditionalist, East Coast-born, equestrian-riding, upper class WASP that attended a northeastern priv...

The TRENDIEST Colleges

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Dittman | Posted 08.30.2011 | College

We're not talking best. We're not talking brightest. We're talking most desired. After comparing the New York Times' list of 2010-2011 application ...

Allure of the Hive: Experts on Connectivity, Social Networking and Social Change

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

A distinguished panel of experts gathered Saturday at the Philoctetes Center for the Multidisciplinary Study of Imagination for a standing room-only r...

Tim Russert: A Different Type of American Royalty

Peter Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Sims

Tim will always set a great example for me. Today I feel jolted and numb with grief, already missing him more than I could have imagined. That legacy is the mark of a selfless person and leader.

Letterman's Stupid Human Trick

Todd Greene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Todd Greene

It was always nice to turn on the television and know David Letterman could summon out of us a few laughs, but now, for me and countless viewers, the funny is gone.