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One Love Colby 5k Run/Walk

One Love Colby 5k Run/Walk

Calling all Colby students!! Please join us at our Club’s 5k run/walk fundraiser to benefit the One Love Foundation on October 27! Check in will begin at 9am and the race will start at 10am at Quarry Road Trails. One Love is a national foundation to end domestic violence in relationships and spread awareness about  More

Posted October 17 at 9:19 am
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Lauren Jennings

Fall Break Shuttle Schedule

Saturday 8:00A to 10:00P One Shuttle Noon to 5:00 Apple Picking Shuttle Sunday 8:00A to 10:00P One Shuttle Noon to 5:00 Apple Picking Shuttle Monday 8:00A to 10:00P One Shuttle Tuesday Regular schedule The shuttle will be flexible in its route on Saturday, Sunday and Monday. The main route will be from the Pugh Center  More

Posted October 17 at 8:21 am
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Category Campus Updates
Posted By Robert Williams

Colby Workday Project website and update

With Colby’s decision to select Workday that will support our faculty, staff, students, and prospective employees with cloud-based technology, our staff in Human Resources, Finance, Provost Office, and ITS are working to prepare this technology’s launch for next fiscal year.   In order to keep the Colby community informed, the project team will provide regular  More

Posted October 8 at 11:38 am
Contact Melissa Breger
Phone 2078595509
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Melissa Breger

KICKBALL TOURNAMENT FRIDAY OCTOBER 11TH – Sign up here!

KICKBALL TOURNAMENT FRIDAY OCTOBER 11TH – Sign up here!

Colby Intramural Sports will be hosting a kickball tournament for all Colby students, faculty and staff on Friday October 11th from 4-6pm! Each team should have at least 7 people. Snacks will be provided and there will be prizes!!! Please feel free to email dmchef20@colby.edu with any questions.

Posted October 7 at 8:51 pm
Contact Colby Intramural Sports
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Katherine Briggs

Zen Meditation CANCELLED for October 10

Zen Meditation is cancelled for this Thursday, October 10. It will be back on next week and going forward!

Posted October 7 at 3:33 pm
Contact Kate Smanik
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Katherine Carlson

Writing got you down? Come to the writing center!  

Writing got you down? Come to the writing center!  

Have essays piled up? Come to the writing center (Sunday-Thursday) for a session or sign up online for an appointment (https://colby.mywconline.com/). Writing center tutors support students through every step of the writing process: researching, outlining, drafting, and so much more! If you ever want help on your writing, a friendly smile, or a piece of  More

Posted September 30 at 4:12 pm
Contact Paula Harrington
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adrian Pachuca

Flu Shots THURSDAY Oct. 10th, 3:30pm-6:00pm @ Athletic Center

Flu Shots THURSDAY Oct. 10th, 3:30pm-6:00pm @ Athletic Center

Thursday October 10th 3:30pm – 6:00pm @ Athletic Center (outside of the Nelson Center training room) Garrison Foster Health Center will be offering flu shots at no cost to faculty, staff and students. Flu Symptoms may include fever over 100.0 F / 37.7 Celsius for 2-5 days, headache, muscle aches, weakness, a non- productive cough,  More

Posted September 30 at 10:29 am
Contact Garrison Foster Health Center
Phone 207-859-4460
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Judith Whyte

Grief Support Group begins October 3rd

Grief Support Group hosted by Jing Ye and Kate Smanik begins October 3rd at 4pm. This group is open to Students, Staff and Faculty. If you have any questions or would like to participate please email Kate at kate.smanik@colby.edu for more information.

Posted September 27 at 11:32 am
Contact Kate Smanik, Office of Religious and Spiritual Life
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Katherine Smanik

SEED-O-MATIC in Cotter Union

SEED-O-MATIC in Cotter Union

The SEED-O-MATIC is an analog vending machine that dispenses seeds and the soil needed to grow them. It is stationed by the stairs in Cotter Union for the fall semester. Seeds cost 60 cents and soil is 50 cents. Stop by and plant some seeds today! To learn more, visit seedomatic.com or colby.edu/museum/exhibition/seed-o-matic.

Posted September 23 at 1:23 pm
Contact Olivia Fountain
Phone 207-859-5608
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Olivia Fountain

SIGN UP FOR INTRAMURAL SOCCER!

Sign up to play intramural soccer here! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfPpUGjGggCTSh5XTBAPoc8iMA-CgB_jfzhxZpwlHua63lR6Q/viewform?usp=sf_link We will be playing 6v6 soccer but teams of all sizes are accepted and we will help put teams together to play! Time commitment is roughly 1 40-60 minute game a week!

Posted September 22 at 3:44 pm
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Karli Loiselle

Papers? Stress cause deadlines? Don’t know where to start? The Writing Center can help!

Papers? Stress cause deadlines? Don’t know where to start? The Writing Center can help!

If you or a loved one is experiencing stress and anxiety due to paper deadlines then please come to the writing center! We are open Sunday-Thursday and can help support you through various stages of writing: outlining, researching, drafting, etc. Don’t let stress get you down this semester; come relax at the writing center! Sign  More

Posted September 21 at 12:27 pm
Contact Paula Harrington
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adrian Pachuca

Flu Shots WEDNESDAY Sept 25th 9am-12:30pm Bobby Silberman Lounge

Flu Shots  WEDNESDAY Sept 25th  9am-12:30pm Bobby Silberman Lounge

Garrison Foster Health Center will be offering flu shots at no cost to faculty, staff and students. Come to a campus wide clinic this week or wait for future clinics coming in October. Flu Symptoms may include fever over 100.0 F / 37.7 Celsius for 2-5 days, headache, muscle aches, weakness, a non- productive cough,  More

Posted September 20 at 8:34 am
Contact Garrison Foster Health Center
Phone 207-859-4460
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Judith Whyte

Flu Shots MONDAY Sept 23rd and WEDNESDAY Sept 25th 9am-12:30pm Bobby Silberman Lounge

Flu Shots MONDAY Sept 23rd and WEDNESDAY Sept 25th  9am-12:30pm Bobby Silberman Lounge

Garrison Foster Health Center will be offering flu shots at no cost to faculty, staff and students. Come to a campus wide clinic next week or wait for future clinics coming in October. Monday Sept 23rd from 9am-12:30pm in Bobby Silberman Lounge, and Wednesday Sept 25th from 9am to 12:30pm in Bobby Silberman Lounge. Flu  More

Posted September 20 at 8:26 am
Contact Garrison Foster Health Center
Phone 207-859-4460
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Judith Whyte

Earn $11 to Ref Intramural Sports!

Apply to be a Colby Intramural Sports Commissioner! As a Commissioner, you will be in charge of helping to ref and organize intramural sports and tournaments. Just fill out this quick form to apply: https://forms.gle/9kLGygxuwK7WvFCm7 Applications due by September 26th.

Posted September 18 at 5:24 pm
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Karli Loiselle

Earn $11 per hour to Ref Intramural Sports!

Apply to be a Colby Intramural Sports Commissioner! As a Commissioner, you will be in charge of helping to ref and organize intramural sports and tournaments. Just fill out this quick form to apply: https://forms.gle/9kLGygxuwK7WvFCm7 Applications due by September 26th.

Posted September 18 at 5:21 pm
Contact Danielle Cheffo
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Katherine Briggs

Earn $11 to Ref Intramural Sports!!

Apply to be a Colby Intramural Sports Commissioner! As a Commissioner, you will be in charge of helping to ref and organize intramural sports and tournaments. Just fill out this quick form to apply: https://forms.gle/9kLGygxuwK7WvFCm7 Applications due by September 26th.

Posted September 18 at 5:19 pm
Contact Danielle Cheffo
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Danielle Cheffo

Conversation with the Deans

You are invited to a Conversation with the Deans on Tuesday, September 17 @ 7:00pm in Silberman Lounge. Come to meet the Dean of College, Karlene Burrell-McRae, and the Provost and Dean of Faculty, Margaret McFadden. Please stop in to hear of important initiatives for the upcoming year, engage in conversation about the Underground Fraternities  More

Posted September 16 at 9:36 am
Contact Josette McWilliams
Phone 207-859-4780
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Josette McWilliams

JanPlan Uganda Applications due TONIGHT!

JanPlan Uganda Applications due TONIGHT!

Applications for JanPlan Uganda: Field Study in African Development, are due TONIGHT (Friday, September 20) by midnight. For more info and to apply, visit: https://janplanuganda.wordpress.com.

Posted September 15 at 6:31 pm
Contact Laura Seay
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Laura Seay

Colby Dance Company Auditions!

Colby Dance Company Auditions!

Calling all dancers!! Colby Dance Company is hosting our fall semester auditions THIS SUNDAY 9/8 from 11 am- 1 pm. Find us in the Dunn Studio (second floor) of Runnals. Come dressed in whatever is comfortable and be prepared to jump, turn, and have some fun! Email sapede20@colby.edu or jewoo20@colby.edu for more information.

Posted September 7 at 5:43 pm
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Haley Sharp

CER is back in service!

Colby Emergency Response (CER) is officially back in service (starting September 3rd at 7pm) for the Fall Semester. Please do not hesitate to call security’s emergency number at 207-859-5911 if you or a friend needs medical attention!

Posted September 1 at 10:55 am
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Margaret Hall

Authentication, Cable TV, new ITS Support Center hours

Authentication with Okta: This summer ITS launched an enhanced online authentication service called Okta. Okta makes managing your Colby account simpler, and accessing many online services used by Colby easier and more secure. For more information on this important change and required next steps, please visit: https://www.colby.edu/its/okta/ Streaming TV: High definition streaming television service will  More

Posted August 26 at 9:39 am
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

ITS authentication change for Zoom.us

ITS will be migrating Zoom.us (web conferencing) to Okta, our new authentication system, on Wednesday August 28th. This change will not impact previously scheduled Zoom.us meetings. During the migration access to this service may be interrupted. After the migration is complete, you will be presented with an Okta login screen when accessing this service. If  More

Posted August 23 at 4:32 pm
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

New ITS Windows Computer Management Tool

ITS is rolling out new computer management software for Colby issued Microsoft Windows computers called System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM). SCCM will be used to ensure your computer is kept secure with updates, assist with the installation of software, generate improved hardware and software inventory reports, and a host of other functions. Part of this  More

Posted August 23 at 2:59 pm
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

Bixler Drive Temporary Closure

On Monday, August 26th, the section of Bixler Drive to the east of Roberts will be closed temporarily for road maintenance. Traffic will still have unimpeded flow through Roberts parking lot. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Facilities Services at x5000. Thank you in advance for your understanding and cooperation.

Posted August 23 at 12:25 pm
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Dale DeBlois