Mainebiz
| by William Hall

In a Mainebiz article titled “Maine’s colleges and universities find new, innovative areas for growth,” Colby is highlighted for its investment in downtown Waterville. President David A. Greene told Mainebiz that “in order to remain relevant, Maine colleges must continue building open, collaborative relationships with their communities.” Of note were four projects Colby has undertaken downtown, including the construction of the Bill & Joan Alfond Main Street Commons and a proposed downtown art gallery. “The cloistered walls of our academic institutions are beautiful,” Greene said, “but they have to be permeable.”

 

 

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