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Farnham Writers’ Center Reading Period/Exam Week Hours 

Farnham Writers’ Center Reading Period/Exam Week Hours 

Hello all! Please note that while the Farnham Writers’ Center has closed for the semester, we have tutors on call who are ready and excited to help you with your final writing assignments, be they argumentative papers, creative writing pieces, or thesis essays. We have tutors available all the way through Sunday afternoon. Send us  More

Posted December 9 at 2:03 pm
Contact Nick Ho
Posted By Nicholas Ho

Hey! Come host an admitted student!

Hey! Come host an admitted student!

The Office of Admissions and Financial Aid is seeking first years, sophomores, and juniors to host admitted students during our Admitted Students Program, April 23-25. We are seeking residential students on Mayflower Hill, students are not permitted to host overnight if they live in the Alfond Commons. Registration to host can be found here: https://admissions.colby.edu/register/host2020  More

Posted December 7 at 10:56 am
Contact Office of Admissions and Financial Aid
Posted By Victor Garcia

Athletics Center construction site tour

Athletics Center construction site tour

A tour of the Athletics Center under construction is being offered this semester to interested members of the Colby community from Noon to 1pm on Friday, December 13th. (Rain date: Friday, December 20th) Additional tours will be offered during the Winter semester 2020. Anyone wishing to attend the site visits must be properly dressed for  More

Posted December 6 at 2:40 pm
Contact Janna Weston
Phone 859-5014
Posted By Brian Lanoie

FULLfringe Applications are due Monday, Dec. 9 to the Theater and Dance Department

FULLfringe Applications are due Monday, Dec. 9 to the Theater and Dance Department

FULLfringe performance projects will be fully-realized and supported productions and will be tethered to a faculty-led independent study. Students within the Theater and Dance Department are encouraged to participate. FULLfringe is also open to students outside the Theater and Dance Department if they want to make that kind of commitment. Any Faculty Member/Department is welcome  More

Posted December 5 at 4:50 pm
Contact Lynda Chilton
Phone 2078594520
Category Student Projects
Posted By Lynda Chilton

Parking Lot Snow Removal

In order to clear the parking lots of snow, the snow removal plan will be in effect for the coming weekend. All student cars must be moved to a designated lot within a stated time frame. Details are below. Employee cars must also be moved from campus lots. For students, faculty, and staff parked in  More

Posted December 5 at 2:30 pm
Contact Security
Posted By Robert Williams

Study Paws is back and you’re invited!

Study Paws is back and you’re invited!

Join us on Monday December 9th from 4:30pm to 6:00pm for our favorite stress-buster Therapy Dogs! Come to Miller 008 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm to enjoy the love of several four-footed furry friends!

Posted December 5 at 1:18 pm
Posted By Brenda de Santiago-Stewart

Nominations for the 2020 MLK Drum Major for Justice Award

Dear Colby Community, Planning for Colby’s 2020 Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration has already begun and, as in past years, we invite nominations for the Drum Major for Justice Award, which was established to honor the exemplary commitment of a Colby student and a faculty/staff member to issues of social justice both within and beyond  More

Posted December 5 at 12:55 pm
Contact MLK Committee
Posted By Alexandria Mucci

Economics Club and Student Advisory Board

Economics Club and Student Advisory Board

The initial meeting we Economics faculty arranged to help in facilitating the formation of an Economics Club had a lot of interest which led to a great, wide-ranging discussion of activities and initiatives that students could engage with and contribute towards. The meeting ended with a call to arrange a second meeting, which we’ve scheduled  More

Posted December 5 at 10:10 am
Posted By Timothy Hubbard

Mé Lon Togo’s Specials + Three Nights of Live Music

This week, we’ll be serving Jordan’s two most popular specials to date! Ouagadougou Pasta: Pollack and salmon wrapped in turkey bacon, sauteed w/ black pepper, shallots, and garlic, deglazed w/ vodka and tomato sauce, finished w/ parsley, basil, and fresh shrimp, and served w/ vermicelli. Bourbon Red Snapper and Shrimp Étouffée: Shrimp, pollack, and hake  More

Posted December 4 at 9:43 pm
Posted By Nicholas Rimsa

NEW CLASS IN CONTEMPORARY ART AND PERFORMANCE FOR SPRING 2020

NEW CLASS IN CONTEMPORARY ART AND PERFORMANCE FOR SPRING 2020

Contemporary Art and Performance: TD226 / AR224 “Contemporary Art and Performance” focuses on global art from the 1960s to the present, examining how globalization, imperialism, and neoliberalism have impacted contemporary artistic production. Throughout the semester, we’ll explore how cultural production mirrors the global flows of capital and people and what said circulations mean for artists’  More

Posted December 4 at 3:00 pm
Contact Gwyneth Shanks
Posted By Gwyneth Shanks

Call for CARA projects for Presidential Scholars

Want to engage talented first-year students in your scholarly work using someone else’s budget? I have a deal for you! The CARA (Colby Academic Research Assistant) program is a central component of the Presidential Scholars Program. CARA fellowships pair incoming students who have earned Colby’s highest academic ratings with a faculty member to work on  More

Posted December 3 at 7:04 pm
Contact Martha Arterberry
Phone x5553
Posted By Martha Arterberry

Volunteer with a family for ME

Volunteer with a family for ME

Who is A Family for ME? A Family for ME is a partnership between the Department of Health and Human Services and Spurwink Services, with the focus of raising awareness of the urgent need and finding Maine families who are willing and able to parent children in foster care. How can you get involved? Joining  More

Posted December 3 at 10:08 am
Posted By Alyssa Kent

APPLY O’Hanian-Szostak Fellows for Civic Leadership

The O’Hanian-Szostak Fellows for Civic Leadership offers Colby students an opportunity for community leadership and professional development. Fellowships will be competitively awarded to highly-motivated students who are dedicated to public service and have an expressed interest in making an impact on the Colby and greater Waterville communities. Fellows are tasked with building student participation in  More

Posted December 3 at 8:36 am
Contact Elizabeth Jabar Office of Civic Engagement
Posted By Elizabeth Jabar

Remix of The Black Panther

Remix of The Black Panther

Be a part of a contemporary version of The Black Panther! The project will be centered on our campus and feature elements from Palante and the American Indian Movement. Contact me for more info 🙂

Posted December 2 at 11:47 pm
Contact Anosacha Peete-Meyers
Phone 346-907-4355
Category Student Projects
Posted By Anosacha Peete-Meyers

#GivingTuesday: Local charity auction ending today (12/3) at 8pm!!!

#GivingTuesday: Local charity auction ending today (12/3) at 8pm!!!

Today is #GivingTuesday, a popular day for charitable giving. While there are lots of organizations that will be pining for your donations, consider supporting a course-based initiative to help combat food insecurity needs in our community. Over 70% of the children that attend the George J. Mitchell (Elementary) School here in Waterville are eligible for  More

Posted December 2 at 9:16 pm
Posted By Timothy Hubbard

Ticket Appeals Meeting

The Ticket Appeals Committee will be held onDec. 4th, 2019 at 3:30PM. If you have any parking tickets to appeal please go to the Security Office link below before noon on Dec.4th and fill out an appeal form online at http://www.colby.edu/campus_cs/security/tktappeal.cfm. If you have lost your parking privileges you must appear in person to the  More

Posted December 2 at 3:59 pm
Contact Security
Phone 2078595530
Posted By Kathryn Moody

Family in Need

Family in Need

My cousin lost her home in a house fire over the weekend. If you are looking to support a family for the holidays, this one could use the help! They lost everything, so any support is needed: Girl, size 14-16 or junior XS Boy, size 4T Boy, size 3T Girl, 9-12 months Mom, size medium  More

Posted December 2 at 11:54 am
Contact Nicki Veilleux
Phone 207-859-4901
Posted By Nicole Veilleux

Seeking Spring Rental/Sublet

Seeking Spring Rental/Sublet

Visiting photography scholar seeking two-bedroom furnished apartment near Colby for short-term rental/sublet April 15-June 15, 2020. Photographer for Israel’s Ha’aretz newspaper will be working with Center for Small Town Jewish Life and other Colby departments and the Waterville community in the spring semester. If you have a place to rent or sublet or know of  More

Posted December 2 at 10:57 am
Contact Center for Small Town Jewish Life
Phone 207-322-5032
Posted By Elizabeth Snider

CREATURE COMFORTS PET SITTING

CREATURE COMFORTS PET SITTING

Creature Comforts Petsitters! We’re booking for the holidays! We care for your pets at your home where they feel comfortable and safe. Pet sitting, dog walking, and horse care by the day, week, long term, or on call. 20+ years experience, bonded, and insured. 207-313-1591. Text, call, find us on Facebook and Instagram. creaturecomforts.ker@gmail.com.

Posted December 2 at 10:16 am
Phone 207-313-1591
Posted By Jill Gordon