The Bowdoin Orient

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Contact us

The Bowdoin Orient
6200 College Station
Brunswick, ME 04011-8462

General inquiries and subscriptions:

Business or advertising inquiries:

Website issues:

We welcome submissions from the entire Bowdoin community and beyond.

Submit a letter to the editor

  • Letters must be signed. We will not publish unsigned letters.
  • Letters should not exceed 200 words.

Submit an Op-Ed

  • Op-eds express an opinion about an issue within the Bowdoin Bubble or beyond.
  • Op-eds should be between 500 and 700 words.

Submit a Talk of the Quad

  • A Talk of the Quad expresses a personal narrative.
  • A Talk of the Quad should be between 600 and 800 words.
  • For examples, see Talk of the Quad.

All submissions should:

  • include your full name and a phone number.
  • be recieved by 7 p.m. on the Wednesday of the week of publication.
  • be sent to

Join the Orient

  • The Orient open to all students and welcomes interested reporters, photographers, programmers and illustrators.
  • To join, contact Meg Robbins or Julian Andrews