McEWEN TO REMAIN AS DEAN: Dean for Academic Affairs Craig McEwen has agreed to stay on in his position until the 2005-2006 school year, President Barry Mills announced earlier this month. McEwen, also on faculty as a sociology professor, started as dean in the 1999-2000 academic year and originally agreed to hold the position for two years. He later agreed to stay on through the first year of Mills's presidency.
NEW MAJOR OKAYED: A new interdisciplinary major in Eurasian and Eastern European Studies has been approved by the Faculty. The new EEES major will be the ninth interdisciplinary major offered at Bowdoin.
BOOTHBY HEADS TO PENNSYLVANIA: It was announced this week that Jerry Boothby, Bowdoin's director of budgets, has been named Vice President for Finance at Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. Boothby came to Bowdoin in September of 1991 and will depart this summer.
OPEN HOUSES THIS WEEK: In addition to this weekend's Bowdoin Experience, Bowdoin will open its doors to all admitted students today and Monday for tours, information sessions, and other special events. Admitted students must notify admissions of their decisions by May 1.
-Compiled by Daniel Jefferson Miller