Pat Sims Pat Sims (“Bridging Jewish Communities”) is a Maine-based freelance writer. In addition to contributing regularly to Colby, she has been an editor for Bard College’s literary journal Conjunctions since 1994. 

Gerry Hadden '89Gerry Hadden ’89 (“The Bridge to Colby Wasn't Burned”) is a writer and reporter living in Barcelona, Spain. He covers Europe for PRI’s The World. His memoir, Never the Hope Itself, was published in 2011.

Kayla Lewkowicz '14Kayla Lewkowicz ’14 (“Rowing with the World's Best”) is from Hopkinton, Mass. In addition to contributing to Colby, she is a member of the varsity swim and track teams and an admissions tour guide.