Bowdoin Magazine



Bowdoin Spring 2014Spring 2014 


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Bring on the Science
By Abby McBride - Photographs by Michele Stapleton
Grab your lab coat and goggles. At Bowdoin, scientific research has a central place in the liberal arts.

Inventing a Life
By Katie Benner ’99 - Photographs by Fred Field
Entrepreneur Jean Hoffman ’79 has created a career, and several successful companies, out of grit and the willingness to be first.

What's the Secret? Belief.
By Cynthia McFadden '78  - Illustrations by Marshall Hopkins
As he prepares to step down from the helm of Harlem Children's Zone, Geoff Canada ’74 talks with Cynthia McFadden ’78 about the challenges, the promise, and the future of changing the culture for children in Harlem and in the country.

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Staff Information

Matthew J. O'Donnell, Editor
Contact person for: feature ideas, alumni profile suggestions, letters, Class News, books, freelancers

Scott Schaiberger ’95, Managing Editor
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Alison M. Bennie, Executive Editor
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