Maine Outdoor Journal: The Trails at Bowdoin College Coastal Studies Center

There are 3.5 spectacular miles of trail wending through the dark coastal woods and green ocean waters at the Bowdoin College Coastal Studies Center on Orr’s Island. See the photos…

Photos from the Middlebury and Bowdoin Match

In the first of a five-part series, College Squash Association is is publishing photos from the 2010 NESCAC Championships. On Saturday, February 6th, Middlebury and Bowdoin met. The Polar Bears won the match 8-1. See the photos…

Orient: Applications Up, Diversity Also on the Rise

The January 1 deadline for both Early Decision II (ED II) and regular decision yielded 6,010 applications: a 1 percent rise over last year’s 5,939 applications. Marked rises in applications from southwestern and western states are good signs for the Office of Admissions, revealing that their efforts to publicize Bowdoin in those regions of the U.S. are paying off. Diversity among the applications was also on the rise as 1,265 students of color applied to Bowdoin, an all-time high that continues to build upon last year’s record number. More…

NY Times: Biathlon Program Finds a Home in Northern Maine

A nonprofit organization is trying to help transform a struggling region into an international center for the biathlon, one of the least known Olympic sports in the United States. More…