Research described at the Colby Undergraduate Research Symposium keynote event Wednesday suggests the smelly secretions of mink frogs have antimicrobial properties and could lead to new antibiotics for humans.
Anthony Corrado (government) says Obama faces different fundraising challenges in 2012 than in 2008: “He begins the race with the biggest donor base in presidential history,
but you also have to add the dimension that it will be hard to
replicate the historic nature of his candidacy.”
Cinema studies is the newest minor offered at Colby. More than 50 courses incorporating the study of film were already being taught as faculty worked to establish the new minor, which will debut in the 2011-12 catalogue.
Lyn Mikel Brown (education) condemns Abercrombie & Fitch’s latest children’s bathing suit -- a bikini for 7- to 13-year-old girls with a padded, push-up bra. "Girls who ingest this uncensored message are more prone to depression, eating disorders and self-esteem issues,” she said.