Homecoming Weekend Oct. 14–Oct. 16, 2022

Show your Colby spirit and join fellow alumni, parents, and friends for Homecoming Weekend! Cheer for our athletes as they take on Connecticut College (women’s and men’s soccer and field hockey) and Amherst College (football); celebrate and reconnect with old friends and new; and explore the latest developments on Mayflower Hill and in Waterville.

Homecoming Highlights

Elijah Parish Lovejoy Award for Courage in Journalism

The Elijah Parish Lovejoy Award, established in 1952, is awarded to journalists who continue the Lovejoy heritage of fearlessness and commitment to freedom of the press. Mstyslav Chernov and Evgeniy Maloletka, two Ukrainian photojournalists who documented the atrocities in Mariupol after the Russian invasion, are being honored with the 2022 Lovejoy Award on Friday, 4–5:30 p.m., in Lorimer Chapel.

A Conversation with President David A. Greene

President Greene will be in conversation with Trustee Tanya W. Williams P’20, Practice Consultant, Riley J Williams MD, New York, NY. All are welcome to attend the program in Page Commons, Cotter Union, Saturday, 10–11 a.m.

C Club Awards

The 119th Colby C Club program will feature the presentation of two annual awards that support the important role of athletics in the Colby experience: the C Club Person of the Year will be presented to Tim O’Donnell ’87, and the Carl E. Nelson Sport Achievement Award will be presented to Tim “Westy” Weston. The program will take place Friday, 6–9 p.m., at the Harold Alfond Athletics and Recreation Center. Registration is required.