Boston Globe
| by Maria Lovato

The Boston Globe ran an extensive story Nov. 21 on the success of Colby’s Dare Northward capital campaign, which raised more than $500 million, two-thirds of its goal, in three years.

The article includes an interview with President David Greene, who is quoted about many of the dramatic improvements enabled by the campaign thus far—in financial aid, access, diversification of the student body, expansion of the faculty and academic programs, expanded internship and study-abroad opportunities for students, facilities improvements on campus, investments and improvements downtown, civic engagement of students, and more.

Greene told the Globe, “We’re well ahead of track, which is a good place to be, but we still have a long way to go.” The campaign’s overall goal is $750 million by June 30, 2023.

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