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Surya Milner

Orient Staff — Class of 2019

Number of articles: 6

First Article: April 21, 2017

Latest Article: May 4, 2018

Student Life

Among the pines with the Peucinian Society

Ann Basu Ishani Agarwal ’20 says she came to Bowdoin “blind.” An international student from Mumbai, India, Ishani gleaned everything she knew about Bowdoin from pamphlets and the internet. Once transplanted to campus and settled in small-town Maine, Agarwal wondered about a lot of things.

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Bowdoin Back Home

A home of one’s own: forging a Lone Star inheritance

Ryan Rash http://bowdoinorient.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/irfan-online-audio-converter.com-2.mp3 Irfan Alam ’18 isn’t sure how to pronounce his first name. The confusion stems from the varied intonations of his friends at Bowdoin (air-fawn), his family (air-fawn) and his friends from his largely white private high school in Austin, Texas (urr-fawn).

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Visual Arts

‘The Spaceship’ settles in Portland

Ann Basu Inside a well-lit warehouse somewhere between Portland’s East and West ends, five friends create. They make gestures on canvas, develop film, produce sound and cut video content. Sometimes they lie on the couch and scroll through Instagram, at others they gather around to critique one another’s art, like they did in college.

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