Family Matters

Women’s lacrosse coach Karen MacCrate Henning ties success to team unity, unselfishness.

All in the Cards

by Rob Clockedile It’s been three years since Alzheimer’s researcher Dr. Victor Aaron lost his wife, Sara, a playwright, in a car accident when the 58-year-old neuroscientist and head of Alzheimer’s research at Maine’s Soborg Institute finds a stack of index cards in a book on his wife’s desk. The cards, an assignment from the […]

First-Years Gel for Men’s Hockey Turnaround

by Travis Lazarczyk|Photography by Charlie Spatz ’13   Colby scores against the University of New England. The game marked the start of a turnaround. Coach Jim Tortorella noticed a change in his men’s hockey team when it returned to campus after the holiday break. The Mules were more focused, ready to roll up their sleeves […]

Sports Shorts

  Eighty-one Colby athletes were named to the NESCAC Winter All-Academic Team, fourth among 11 colleges in the conference. The honor requires a GPA of 3.35 or above. … In INDOOR TRACK Danielle Shepphard ’11 won the ECAC high jump championship and finished in a five-way tie for ninth at the NCAA championships in Ohio. […]