The women’s rugby team proved that they are, yet again, the champions. For the fourth year in a row, the team has won the National Intercollegiate Rugby League (NIRA) Division III championship in Boston, Mass. On November 18, the team secured a 51–17 win against Adrian College and finished its season with an 8–0 record.
Music from Sergei Rachmaninoff’s second symphony and José Elizondo’s “Estampas Mexicanas,” performed by the Bowdoin Symphony Orchestra in their annual fall concert, filled Studzinski Recital Hall on Sunday afternoon and Wednesday evening. Before the music began, Beckwith Artist-in-Residence and Director of the Bowdoin Orchestra George Lopez presented the audience with a video of his search for a statue of Rachmaninoff, a famed Russian composer of the early 20th century, in Knoxville, Tenn., where he visited last month for a performance.
Last Friday afternoon, the Department of Music welcomed Bill Cunliffe, a jazz composer and pianist, to Studzinski Recital Hall to showcase his talents on the piano in honor of Director of Bowdoin Chorus Emeritus Anthony Antolini ’63.