A victory celebration for the Reaching the World campaign was held Oct. 15 in Pulver Pavilion on Colby's campus. The campaign, which ran from 2005 to 2010, surpassed its ultimate goal of $370 million, raising a total of $376 million for targeted i...
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Alleen Thompson '40: Colby and Waterville Legacies In June 2010 Alleen Thompson '40 attended reunion at Colby. Then in July she attended the Colby Alumni College, on The Great Depression this year. In August she was at the 54th annual Wachs Great Books Summer Institute, also on campus. "There's so much happening on campus during the summer that most alumni probably don’t even know about! The Great Books program offers an excellent opportunity to engage in intellectual discussions, and I already have the reading list for next summer,” she said. read more
Steve and Mary Ford established the Ford Family Scholarship in 1995 and have been making outright gifts to it ever since, but in 2006 they decided to think about themselves as well and established a flexible charitable gift annuity.