Citizens of the World
Some American students who spend their childhoods abroad face culture shock at Colby.
In simplest terms, ShowColby is a photo gallery of the lives of Colby students. It creates opportunities for students to share experiences with the Colby community. Ideally, ShowColby is a bridge to conversation—a...
American Election Closely Watched Abroad
American elections compete with reality TV for popularity in China, says one student. Students from China, Afghanistan, Germany and Zimbabwe addressed a Goldfarb Center summit on the 2012 election in March....
El Sabor del Ecuador
Not speaking English for a month, eating new foods, and smelling fresher air! For Jan Plan 2012, 16 students spent a month in the capital city of Ecuador—Quito—at the Andean Center for Latin American Studies...
S.H.O.U.T! 2012: Take Charge, Make Change
The Pugh Community Board (PCB) hosted the 5th annual S.H.O.U.T! (Speaking, Hearing, Opening Up Together) week with this years' keynote speaker, filmmaker Spike Lee! S.H.O.U.T! is a celebration of community,...
Bonjour de Paris!
A postcard from Chelsea Tyler ’13.
Before coming to Colby, I attended a United World College (UWC) in Canada where I spent two inspiring years living and learning with friends from more than 100 countries. During this time I came to believe...
Home Far from Home
Students from 65 countries represent 12 percent of the Colby population. Find out how it is to be an international student at Colby.
To Timbuktu—An Unconventional Chronicle
Alum Steve Weinberg's travels took him to Timbuktu, of all places—then he illustrated a memoir about it.
Courage to Report
NPR Foreign Correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson received the 59th annual Elijah Parish Lovejoy award Oct. 16.