The Secret Is Out

More Chinese students choose Colby—and the liberal arts—over big American universities



They Can Play

At Colby, gay athletes are coming out—and helping to change the campus culture. Some, like champion sprinter Dominique Kone ’13, say the decision to be honest about their sexuality has made them better athletes. 

Hard Hitter

In the chemistry lab and on the field, John Gilboy is “a no-quit kind of guy”


Entrepreneurial Alliance has students flocking to the drawing board

Class Action

Homeless in high school, Jessica Boyle '12 fought to make Colby a place where students from all backgrounds can thrive.

For the Record

Creative writing class sends students into the community, with recorders, to tell stories in sound