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Apply to be an Orientation Leader!

Apply to be an Orientation Leader!

Apply to be an ORIENTATION LEADER! This is a new and exciting leadership opportunity to help enhance the orientation experience for incoming first year students. Orientation Leaders will: Lead a small group of first years throughout orientation Assist with meaning making and the application of large group sessions in the small group setting Host fun  More

Posted April 1 at 2:02 pm
Contact Campus Life
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Jessica Manno

Need a bike frame moved to campus from NYC area

Need a bike frame moved to campus from NYC area

Hi, I am seeking transport for a new bike frame and some bike parts. The frame will be in the NYC/Connecticut area by the end of spring break, and it would be great to get it on campus for a class project starting right after the break. It will include a new bike frame, packed  More

Posted March 24 at 8:53 am
Contact Ben Neal, Environmental Studies
Phone 207-509-4404
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Benjamin Neal

Cigna EAP Presents: I Want to Buy a House

A house is likely to be the biggest purchase you ever make. It’s important to do your homework! Review mortgage options, costs, benefits and how to get started. When: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 @ 2 p.m. Log in to register for this seminar at: http://www.Cigna.com/EAPWebcasts Note the seminar power points are available for download at  More

Posted March 20 at 11:08 am
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

Cigna EAP Presents: Manager’s Guide: Managing Referrals

The Employee Assistance Program is an ally when employee issues arise. Learn how management consultations can help you address workplace concerns. Discuss different types of management referrals and review the steps involved in referring an employee to the EAP. Certificate of Attendance is available for this presentation. Wednesday, April 3, 2019 @ 2 p.m. Log  More

Posted March 20 at 11:04 am
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

TIAA One-on-One Sessions Available for Staff & Faculty

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 March 20 at 10:53 am
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

Looking for a Campus Job? Colby Phonathon is Hiring!

Colby Phonathon is hiring! Phonathon, a sector of college Advancement, connects students to alumni to make connections and help secure funding for the Colby Fund. All students interested in an on-campus job opportunity that will help build communication and fundraising skills are invited to apply. Please reach out to Brittany Newman for more information: bmnewman@colby.edu

Posted March 18 at 7:30 pm
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Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Brittany Newman

HER CAMPUS LAUNCH

HER CAMPUS LAUNCH

Her Campus at Colby launches February 27! Her Campus is a platform for women in college to publish articles relating to school, life, and everything in between. If you are interested in writing for Colby’s new chapter of Her Campus, please contact Hannah Packman (hrpack21@colby.edu) or Sydney Koeplin (srkoep21@colby.edu). Check it out at https://www.hercampus.com/school/colby

Posted February 26 at 10:39 pm
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Julia Pfau

Recentering Mutiny Narratives on Oceania

Recentering Mutiny Narratives on Oceania

All are welcome! In 1789, in the Pacific ocean, a mutiny broke out on His Majesty’s ship the Bounty. To this day, most discussions, films, and novels expand on the romantic rebel Fletcher Christian and his nemesis, the allegedly tyrannical captain William Bligh. What this talk proposes is to investigate instead Tahiti, where the Bounty  More

Posted February 18 at 8:55 am
Contact French & Italian Department
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Vivian Wood

Get your Girl Scout cookies!

Get your Girl Scout cookies!

I’ll be on campus this Thursday. If you’d like to place a cookie order, please email my dad (dfreiden@colby.edu) to let me know when and where I can meet you. I’ll be back to deliver cookies on Tuesday, March 5. Naomi Freidenreich (3rd grade)

Posted February 17 at 12:08 pm
Contact David Freidenreich
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By David Freidenreich

EXCITING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY!

Interested in education? Looking for a new volunteer opportunity this spring? Let’s Get Ready! needs math and verbal coaches to work with local high school students to prepare them for the SAT and college apps. Commitment is 3 hours/week. To apply, go to https://letsgetready.org/. Note- our program starts next week so please sign up soon  More

Posted February 11 at 11:23 am
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Nathalie Kirsch

The Echo is hiring!

Colby’s student-run newspaper, the Echo, is looking to hire an online editor for the spring semester. Our online editor manages the Echo website and is in charge of social media accounts, including Facebook and Twitter. Contributing to the Echo is a great way to get involved on campus and stay up-to-date on school and community  More

Posted February 9 at 7:26 pm
Contact Caitlin Rogers
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Caitlin Rogers

Fedco Seed Fundraiser

The Pineland Fiddlers, a local youth fiddle group affiliated with the Pineland Suzuki School, are selling Fedco Seeds to raise money for a trip to the Shetland Islands this summer. Each packet of seeds costs $2.25. The order deadline is 2/25. Contact Scott Taylor for more information.

Posted February 5 at 10:12 am
Contact Scott Taylor
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Scott Taylor

SPRING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

Interested in education? Looking for a new volunteer opportunity in the spring? Let’s Get Ready! needs math and verbal coaches to work with local high school students to prepare them for the SAT and college apps. Commitment is 3 hours/week. Please email me at nakirsch@colby.edu if interested. You can also apply at https://letsgetready.org/.

Posted January 29 at 4:44 pm
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Nathalie Kirsch

TIAA February Live Webinars

Keep your financial goals on track with TIAA’s live webinars. Reserve your spot today! Schedule online at tiaa.org/webinars. HEALTHY NUMBERS: INTEGRATING HEALTHCARE INTO YOUR RETIREMENT PLAN You can learn and plan for the cost of healthcare in retirement, including supplemental insurance, and the real benefits and costs of Medicare. February 6 at 12 p.m. (ET)  More

Posted January 29 at 10:14 am
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

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 29 at 9:05 am
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

Simple Storage Storage Units

Simple Storage Storage Units

Have too much stuff and not enough space? Simple Storage is offering a deal to Colby Students who mention the attached flyer: $10 off your first month of rental!

Posted January 23 at 1:06 pm
Contact Office of Campus Life
Phone 2078594280
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Misael Beltran-Guzman

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