Campaign News

Campus Campaign Victory Celebration
Bro speaks at the Reaching the World campaign victory celebration in Waterville

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...   read more >>

Donor Profiles
Alleen Thompson '40: Colby and Waterville Legacies
Alleen Thompson '40 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.
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Joseph F. Meyer '79
Joe Meyer '79 Colby had a profound impact on Joe's life, opening doors that he never imagined existed. Upon graduation he completed a Watson Fellowship that allowed him to explore his interests in Asian history and economics, which he initially developed on Mayflower Hill.
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Gifts at Work
Davis United World College Scholars Shine
Shelby M.C. Davis Many of Colby’s Davis United World College (UWC) scholars would have had very limited options for post-secondary education if not for the Davis United World College Scholars Program.
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The Goldfarb Center
Lovejoy lecture The Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement facilitates collaborative teaching and research among faculty members and students from different disciplines.
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