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  • May 18
    Expansion of the Colby Art Museum
     
    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...

  • March 15
    Jan Plan @ Colby
     
    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...

  • December 13
    Under the Microscope: Professor Katz
     
    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...

  • October 20
    insideColby Wants to Know...
     
    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.  

  • August 11
    Summer Research on Campus: From Colby in Wartime to Central Maine's Wetlands
     
    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...

  • July 20
    Fire and Ice: Abroad in Iceland and Greenland
     
    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,...

  • April 26
    Talkin' the Talk:  Language Tables
     
    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.

  • April 19
    The Watson Fellowship: 2011 Colby Nominees
     
    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...

  • March 29
    Colby Posse Plus Retreat
     
    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,...

  • January 6
    An Even Cleaner Greener Future
     
    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...

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