August 24, 2010

Larkin Brown '10 Travels to Nicaragua For Soccer Without Borders

BRUNSWICK, Maine - On Tuesday, August 24, Bowdoin graduate Larkin Brown left for Nicaragua, where she will be working for Soccer Without Borders.

She has spent the summer since graduation raising awareness and money for the program, whose mission is to use soccer as a vehicle for positive change in the lives of marginalized youth around the globe.

Brown, a 2009 captain for the Polar Bear women's soccer team, will be documenting her travels and work on her blog, http://larkininnicaragua.blogspot.com/. There will also be a link on the front page of the Bowdoin Athletics website to her blog.

Click here to read a Bowdoin Orient article about Larkin's trip to Nicaragua with teammates Kelly Pope and Lucy Morrell during winter break. For more information on Soccer Without Borders, visit http://www.soccerwithoutborders.org/.