Bowdoin’s Rudalevige on Why President Trump Couldn’t Pass Obamacare Repeal (Monkey Cage)

Andrew Rudalevige

The limits of presidential power, especially when it comes to leading Congress, were illustrated Friday with the decision to pull the American Health Care Act from the House floor.

Andrew Rudalevige, Bowdoin’s Thomas Brackett Reed Professor of Government, highlights the many lenses through which we can view what went down Friday in his piece for the Washington Post political science blog, The Monkey Cage.

 

Jake Adicoff ’18 Wins Gold at Para Nordic Skiing World Cup

Jake Adicoff ’18 (right) at the PyeongChang 2018 Test Event and World Cup winners podium with guide Sawyer Kesselheim. Photo: US Para Nordic Team Director John Farra

Para Nordic skier Jake Adicoff ’18 won the first race of his career at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games Test Event and World Cup, in the cross-country skiing long distance, visually impaired event, beating Sweden’s World Championships silver medallist Zebastian Modin.

“I am feeling tired. It was a good race, a lot of fun. It is good to be here testing the course ahead of next year’s Paralympic Winter Games,” Adicoff said. “Winning this race is a confidence boost for me.” Read more about the win and check out Adicoff’s racing bio.

Lidey Heuck ’13 on Ina Garten’s New Cooking Show (WMTW)

Bowdoin Magazine, Winter 2015

Lidey Heuck ’13 with Ina Garten on the cover of Bowdoin Magazine (Winter 2015). Photo by Karsten Moran ’05.

Lidey Heuck ’13, assistant and social media manager for celebrity chef Ina Garten, announced on Instagram that Garten will have a new show airing on the Food Network in mid-May.

Read about Heuck and her work with Garten in the Winter 2015 issue of Bowdoin Magazine.

Polar Bear Scoreboard

Baseball: The Bowdoin baseball team capped its Florida trip with a doubleheader sweep of Keuka on Friday.

Softball: Bowdoin 11, Worcester St. 1; Bowdoin 8, Fontbonne 4

Sailing: 5th of 10 at the Friis Trophy at CGA, 8 of 10 at the Admiral Moore at NYM, 12 of 18 at the Central 2 at BU, 5 of 6 at the BU Team Race

Women’s Lacrosse: Annie Glenn ’17 scored the game-winning goal in overtime to lift the Bowdoin women’s lacrosse team over top-ranked Middlebury Saturday afternoon at Ryan Field.

Men’s Lacrosse: The men’s lacrosse team rallied from a five-goal second-half deficit to shock Williams, 16-15, Sunday afternoon in Massachusetts.

Scores listed are those available at time of publication.