Pride and Prejudice
ESPN senior correspondent and CNN contributor LZ Granderson rose to the podium as Colby Pride Week’s keynote speaker April 18.
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,...
Spike Lee: 'Do What You Love'
On Feb. 24 in Lorimer Chapel, renowned filmmaker Spike Lee engaged students in a wide-ranging conversation.
From PMS to Sex Objects: How the media misrepresents women
MissRepresentation, a film about the sexualization and degredation of women in the media, was screened was the kickoff event for the Pugh Community Board's S.H.O.U.T! week.
The Big Picture
Professor Betty Sasaki helps students see the world through the eyes of others.
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...