Open to the Bowdoin community September 1, 2021 – Curated by Katie Reid ’23
A Men’s College with Women? Over 50 Years of Women’s Leadership and Education at Bowdoin College details the history of women at Bowdoin before and after the implementation of coeducation fifty years ago. The exhibition celebrates the accomplishments of Bowdoin women as they fought for their place at a men’s only college. Learn about the women who were here before 1971, the transition to coeducation, and the pioneers who led Bowdoin into a new era.
Also On View
- Women as Knowledge Builders: Hannah Mather Crocker and the Bowdoin College Library – First Floor, Hawthorne-Longfellow Library
- Highlights from the Joshua Chamberlain Collection – Third Floor, Hawthorne-Longfellow Library
- John James Audubon’s Birds of America – Monday-Friday, 11:00AM-5:00PM, Third Floor, Hawthorne-Longfellow Library