Students Sample Summer
Scores of students remain on campus during the summer, working on research with professors, helping run summer programs, and helping out in academic and administrative offices. But it's not all work, as...
CER: Student EMTs Tend to Medical Emergencies
Undergrads in Colby's student-run Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program, Colby Emergency Response (CER), gain medical experience and get to see first hand what it's like to respond to campus emergencies....
Project for Peace: Helping Repatriated Guatemalans
Four rising juniors are spending their summer creating a nonprofit to help Guatemalans deported from the United States adjust to life in their home country.
You Get Paid for That? Volunteer Center Director
CVC Director Madison Louis '13 worked for fulfillment—and got paid.
Making an Impact from Day One: Lisa Kaplan '13
It’s hard to believe Lisa Kaplan has time to breathe. Not only did she create her own major (Middle Eastern studies), she’s involved with Colby Cares About Kids, Hardy Girls Healthy Women,...
Bringing Together Worlds: Human Rights at Colby
Students work and learn together with Colby's Oak Fellows, on-the-ground activists from around the world.
Alternative Spring Break: US Virgin Islands
Students on the alternative spring break trip to U.S. Virgin Islands National Park spent much of their time doing volunteer trail work and learning about environmental conservation and tropical ecology....
Woodsmen Mud Meet!
The Mud Meet is an annual spring Woodsmen competition at Colby. Teams from various colleges are pitted against one another in a number of outdoor events. May the best team win!
On Track and All-American
Four shoes, one mule! Women's 4x400 relay team, fourth at indoor nationals in March, has even higher hopes for the outdoor season.
Q&A with John Kalin '14
John Kalin '15 on mentoring, coffee with professors, and finding balance (or not).