Unseen but Unmistakable: Bowdoin Security Director Nichols Cameo in ‘This Is Not a Drill’ Video

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The distinctively deep and dulcet tones of Randy Nichols, Bowdoin’s director of safety and security, can be heard in the “This Is Not a Drill” video reminding the Bowdoin community that the fiscal year ends tonight at midnight.

Joan Benoit Samuelson ’79 Star of Special Night at Prefontaine Classic

Joan Benoit Samuelson ’79 at the 2011 Boston Marathon.

Olympic gold medalist and two-time Boston marathon winner Joan Benoit Samuelson ’79 will be recognized for her historic running accomplishments and pioneering spirit with a night in her honor during the 43rd Prefontaine Classic at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, May 26, 2017.

“Joan Benoit Samuelson Night is a tribute to a special athlete who broke barriers and remains an inspiration for women runners, especially in the U.S.,” the event’s organizers said.

The Prefontaine Classic is the longest-running outdoor invitational track and field meet in the country and part of the elite International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League of meets held worldwide annually.