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TD365 Architectural Imaging Student Design Posters on Display in the Runnals Building Lobby

TD365 Architectural Imaging Student Design Posters on Display in the Runnals Building Lobby

TD365 Architectural Imaging student posters are on display in the Runnals Building lobby through Friday, February 1st. Designers Colin Alie ’21, Maddie Carlini ’21, Charlyna Gonzales ’21, James Lindberg ’19, Ben Shapiro ’20, and Griffin Stevens ’19 all designed pavilions to be located on the Colby campus. Check out their very creative design solutions!

Posted January 19 at 12:39 pm
Contact Jim Thurston/Department of Theater and Dance
Posted By James Thurston

POSTPONED: MLK MULTIFAITH SERVICE

Due to the impending snow storm, the college will postpone the MLK Multi-faith Service scheduled for Sunday, Jan 20th to a date in February which is to be determined. If you have any questions, please reach out to Chrissy Cataldo. Stay safe in the storm.

Posted January 19 at 8:58 am
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Alexandria Mucci

Cars, Cartoons, and Cohomology

MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS COLLOQUIUM Mathematics Candidate Research and Teaching Talks Cars, Cartoons, and Cohomology How do you program a 3D printer to get the sleek curves on your model of your favorite car? How do animators make sure that complicated surfaces appear smooth on screen? And what do these questions have to do with algebra?  More

Posted January 18 at 4:17 pm
Contact Kim Caswell
Phone 5830
Posted By Kimberly Caswell

Lives of Purpose application open

Lives of Purpose application open

Lives of Purpose is a volunteer group on campus for first-year students. Our members go to the Mid-Maine Homeless Shelter to tutor and organize fun activities for the children there. We also holds biweekly group meetings to discuss important questions, such as what is the meaning of happiness and relationships, what are our purposes in  More

Posted January 18 at 10:45 am
Contact Thu Le
Posted By Nguyen Nhat Thu Le

Wanted: Student Graphic Designer

My JP197H course needs an awesome student graphic designer. The students in our course are in the process of making a number of very awesome software projects to show off at the end of the month. It’s a course of (nearly all) non-technical students making software solutions for Colby-based problems that students face. On the  More

Posted January 17 at 9:04 pm
Contact Nick Rimsa - JP197H Instructor
Category Student Projects
Posted By Nicholas Rimsa

Supervisor Development Workshops for February and March

This February and March, Colby Human Resources and Talent Development is pleased to host the following workshops for exempt staff and supervisors. Learn and discuss important supervisory topics such as communicating and managing up, managing sensitive issues, and managing performance. To view the full winter schedule program catalog, click here. UPCOMING WORKSHOPS: Communication Techniques for  More

Posted January 17 at 3:25 pm
Contact Melissa Breger
Phone 2078595509
Category Training
Posted By Melissa Breger

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Programs for Colby Employees

Colby Human Resources and Talent Development is pleased to be hosting the following Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion workshops for Colby employees. These sessions are open for faculty, staff, and supervisors to attend.   To view the full winter schedule program catalog, click here. UPCOMING WORKSHOPS: Why am I an Ally? Presented by Lexie Mucci (Colby Pugh  More

Posted January 17 at 2:37 pm
Contact Melissa Breger
Phone 2078595509
Category Training
Posted By Melissa Breger

Hey! Come host an admitted student!

The Office of Admissions and Financial Aid is seeking first years, sophomores, and juniors to host admitted students this April during our Admitted Students Program, April 11 to 13. The dorm with the highest percentage of hosts will receive a Chipotle party upon conclusion of the program. Registration to host can be found here. https://admissions.colby.edu/register/?id=cb7a7d13-b7b7-4ac2-9d34-0664341a8e61  More

Posted January 17 at 12:45 pm
Contact Office of Admissions and Financial Aid
Posted By Kevin Phanor

JanPlan Sugarloaf Ski Program **Signup form for Friday Jan 25th AND Sunday Jan 27th**

JanPlan Sugarloaf Ski Program **Signup form for Friday Jan 25th AND Sunday Jan 27th**

Dear Colby Students, Faculty and Staff, The Office of Outdoor Education, in partnership with the Dean of the College are thrilled to announce the Jan Plan Learn-to-Ski program and Mountain Shuttle at Sugarloaf, free for members of the Colby Community! These trips are geared towards every ski level- those who are new to skiing to  More

Posted January 17 at 10:38 am
Posted By Ryan Linehan

GRAPHIC DESIGN COMPETITION: Colby Fringe Festival

GRAPHIC DESIGN COMPETITION: Colby Fringe Festival

Design a logo for the upcoming Colby Fringe Festival! More information below, or here: https://www.colby.edu/theaterdance/productions/colby-fringe-festival/

Posted January 16 at 5:17 pm
Contact Mandela Gardner
Phone 2078594520
Posted By Mandela Gardner

March Break Shuttle 2019

Registration for the March Airport Shuttle is now open! Use the link to register for transportation between Colby and PWM. The shuttle departs from Colby at 12:00pm and 6:00pm on March 22nd, and at 12:00pm on March 23rd. The shuttle departs from PWM on March 31st at 4:00pm, 6:00pm, and 8:00pm. https://colbycampuslife.regfox.com/march-break-shuttle-2019 If you have  More

Posted January 16 at 1:10 pm
Contact Office of Campus Life
Phone 2078594280
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Misael Beltran-Guzman

Lost Dog: Mini Australian Shepard

Lost Dog: Mini Australian Shepard

A close friend of mine lost her dog Molly early Monday morning in the Clinton area, but she was spotted last night (1/15) on Mutton Lane, near the Whitten Road. We’re glad to know she’s alive and running around, but despite trying to follow her tracks, we still haven’t found her. If anyone in the  More

Posted January 16 at 11:51 am
Phone 603-498-9288
Posted By Meghan Hancock

MLK JR. DAY OF SERVICE

This January 21st on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Office of Civic Engagement and Community Partnerships and Americorps are leading a day of service at the Alfond Youth Center! No skills required and all students are welcome to participate. Participants will be bussed to the Alfond Youth Center if they need transportation. The link  More

Posted January 15 at 2:58 pm
Posted By Stephanie Rivera

MLK Commemorative Week 2019

MLK Commemorative Week 2019

MLK COMMEMORATIVE WEEK 2019 “REPAIRING THE BREACH” The theme for this year’s MLK commemorative program, “Repairing the Breach,” is inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s initial mobilization for the Poor People’s Campaign and the recent (2015) revitalization of that movement by the Rev. Dr. William Barber, the founder and president of the non-partisan organization  More

Posted January 15 at 1:22 pm
Contact Lexie Mucci, Director of the Pugh Center
Posted By Karen Platt

Save the Date – Adobe Webinars for Faculty and Staff

January 31, 2019- Faculty & Staff Access to Adobe Software- Webinar You may have heard of Acrobat or Photoshop, but there is much more to learn about Adobe Creative Cloud!  Learn what Adobe software you have access to through Colby’s campus agreement with Adobe. In this session, Steven Watson, Adobe Senior Customer Success Manager, and  More

Posted January 14 at 10:52 am
Contact Academic ITS
Category Training
Posted By Ellen Freeman

Weight Room News

We will be replacing the treadmills in the weight room this Wednesday. To assist in the longevity of all equipment, as a reminder, street shoes are not allowed into the weight room. Please bring a second pair of shoes. Thank you for your assistance.

Posted January 14 at 9:47 am
Contact Dawn Strout/Athletics
Posted By Dawn Strout

Weight Room

Cardio equipment will not be available for use this Wednesday, 1/16/19, due to equipment upgrade. Thank you..

Posted January 14 at 9:44 am
Contact Dawn Strout/Athletics
Posted By Dawn Strout

TIAA One-on-One Sessions Available

Josh Bilodeau, TIAA financial consultant, is available to discuss how to help you pursue your financial goals by investing in financial products such as mutual funds, brokerage, life insurance, and annuities. The individual counseling session will help you answer these questions: – Are you setting realistic goals for key life events and retirement? – Can  More

Posted January 14 at 9:30 am
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

FSA Deadline

The deadline to submit FSA claims for reimbursement is March 31. NOTE: March 31 is the date by which Group Dynamic, Inc. must receive the request (not the postmark date). Claims would be for any expenses incurred by February 28, 2019. For example, if you had a FSA for 2018, you will have until February  More

Posted January 14 at 9:08 am
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

Writers’ Center Jan Plan Hours

Writers’ Center Jan Plan Hours

During Jan Plan, the Writers’ Center will be open 2pm-8pm Monday-Thursday. Come in and receive help with cover letters for jobs, Jan Plan class papers, grad school application essays, thesis writing, and more! Make an appointment at http://web.colby.edu/farnham-writerscenter/ or simply swing by Miller 206 while we’re open. Making the trek to the Writing Center during  More

Posted January 13 at 1:56 pm
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Sarah Gaffney

JanPlan Sugarloaf Ski Program **Signup form for Friday Jan 18th**

JanPlan Sugarloaf Ski Program **Signup form for Friday Jan 18th**

Dear Colby Students, Faculty and Staff, The Office of Outdoor Education, in partnership with the Dean of the College are thrilled to announce the Jan Plan Learn-to-Ski program and Mountain Shuttle at Sugarloaf, free for members of the Colby Community! These trips are geared towards every ski level- those who are new to skiing to  More

Posted January 10 at 2:45 pm
Posted By Ryan Linehan