Ellsworth American
| by Cyndi Wood

Andrea Tilden may be a world-class computational biologist at Colby, but she’s also an impressive Etch a Sketch artist. A profile about her and her artwork appeared in a Feb. 1 Ellsworth American article written while Tilden, the J. Warren Merrill Associate Professor of Biology, is on sabbatical and working as a visiting professor at the MDI Biological Laboratory. “Tilden draws parallels between her professional and artistic pursuits,” the American wrote. “I’m the type of person who can sit and focus on one thing for a very long time,” she said. “Tilden, who owns hundreds of Etch A Sketches, … hopes to one day create a large-scale multi-panel Etch A Sketch installation, perhaps with the help of Colby students.”

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