Goldfarb Center Newsletter – December 2013

In This Issue –       From the Director –       MCMI Leading the Way with Path-Breaking Research –       Goldfarb Grants: New Opportunities for Hands-On Learning and Service –       Sneak Peek at the Spring Semester From the Director Reflecting on the fall semester, one word that may best describe the center's programming is “diverse” — not only in...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – November 2013

In This Issue – From the Director – Upcoming Events – Goldfarb Student Fellows Program – Colby Volunteer Center: Finding New Ways to Make A Difference – Colby Cares About Kids: Mentors Who Go the Extra Mile – Lovejoy Events Pull Student Journos From Across New England – Discussion Drug Policy and A Documentary –...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – September 2013

In This Issue – From the Director – Upcoming Events (Through October) – Annual Magazine From the Director Greetings from Mayflower Hill. As you would expect, Colby is abuzz with the energy of a new semester. The leaves are still green, but evenings are noticeably cooler. For many, the year begins January 1, but for...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – May 2013

 In This Issue – From the Director – Event Recap – Madison Louis ’13 Finds Her Focus with the Colby Volunteer Center – Colby Cares About Kids Hosts CCAK BBQ – Colby Volunteer Center by the Numbers – Coming This Summer: Goldfarb Center Annual Magazine From the Director If you have visited our website and...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – April 2013

In This Issue – From the Director… – Event Recap – Upcoming Events – Colby Cares About Kids Draws Largest Number of Volunteer Mentors in Program History – Colby Ties: The Waterville-Colby Alliance – Abbott Matthews ’13 Travels to Bogota with Goldfarb Center’s Sandy Maisel Student Research Grant From the Director… It is now spring...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – February 2013

In This Issue – From the Director – The Goldfarb Center travels to Washington, D.C. – Uniquely Maine – Spring Semester Event Schedule – Goldfarb Center and Oak Institute Welcome New Assistant Director Amanda Kitchen From the Director… The telltale signs of the start of a new semester have reached the halls of the Diamond...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – December 21, 2012

From the Director With just one semester at the Goldfarb Center I am getting to know many of the staff and faculty, and I have officially rubbed elbows with our students. There is a lot more to learn about the College and the center, and I have only nicked the tip of the iceberg of...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – November 27, 2012

Greetings. As we had hoped and anticipated, the past month has been quite busy at the Goldfarb Center. In addition to our day-to-day operations, we were pleased to help sponsor two exciting campus-wide events.  The Goldfarb students, along with several cosponsoring organizations, pulled off an amazing election night party for the campus. They took over...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – October 3, 2012

From the Director… It seems that nearly over night the leaves on Mayflower Hill have turned brilliant orange and red.  Alas, this being a presidential election year, we’ve scant time to ponder the change of seasons.  Well, maybe just a little bit of time…. Mounting data suggests the reemergence of young voters, as witnessed in...

Goldfarb Center Newsletter – September 11, 2012

From the Director… Each winter, just a few weeks after our camping gear is stowed away for the year, my wife Christine and I chart the family’s next summer adventure.  Last year, instead of heading west as we had done in the three previous summers, we planned a trip to Maine.   After a few...