Expansion of the Colby Art Museum
Currently under construction, the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion will open in the summer of 2013, marking the capstone event of Colby College’s bicentennial celebration.
In this video, faculty and...
Jan Plan @ Colby
During the winter Colby students participate in Jan Plan, which is a third term consisting of just one class, on or off campus. Jan Plan courses are academic, alternative, independent and really fun. Students...
Under the Microscope: Professor Katz
Sam Deeran '12 gives students an inside look at the inventive approach Professor Jeff Katz takes with his Introduction to General Chemistry course. See what a lecture with Katz is like (including an explosive...
insideColby Wants to Know...
Interviewing Colby students is always fun! Here's a quick interview of random Colby students in Pulver Pavillion about the coolest or most interesting thing they learned in class today.
Summer Research on Campus: From Colby in Wartime to Central Maine's Wetlands
Every summer about 100 students stay on Mayflower Hill to do research in a variety of disciplines. This video gives an inside look at four students' research. Departments include history, environmental...
Fire and Ice: Abroad in Iceland and Greenland
Early this summer biology and environmental studies major Carla Aronsohn '13 went on a research trip to Iceland and Greenland. Each student on the trip undertook a topic of study; hers was "Rates, Mechanisms,...
Talkin' the Talk: Language Tables
Language tables offer a fun and relaxing environment to practice conversation with peers outside of the classroom. Students agree that this is a great way to improve speaking skills.
The Watson Fellowship: 2011 Colby Nominees
Each year the Thomas J. Watson Foundation awards $25,000 fellowships to graduating seniors from 40 select colleges and universities for a year of exploration outside of the United States. In 2011 four...
Colby Posse Plus Retreat
What is the Posse Plus Retreat? This video elucidates the retreat and the interesting discussions centered around the millennial generation and issues it faces. The issues of gender, race, class, technology,...
An Even Cleaner Greener Future
Colby has made huge strides in sustainability. This video looks into renewable energy use at Colby, takes a tour of the current steam plant, and gets an inside look at the construction of the new biomass...