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Summer Programs (July 21 – 27)

Each summer, Colby College hosts more than 8,000 guests on campus for a variety of programs. This week, we will welcome the following groups to campus: June 16 – August 1, Lancaster Course in Ophthalmology (30 Guests) June 30 – July 27, Maine Arts Camp (100 Guests) June 30 – July 28, Atlantic Music Festival  More

Posted July 20 at 8:37 am
Contact Special Programs
Phone 207-859-4730
Posted By Brian Bray

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

No matter where you are in life—just getting started or planning for retirement—a session with Josh Bilodeau can help you create a plan for your goals. And, it’s at no additional cost as a part of your retirement plan. You’ll get answers to these questions and more: — Am I invested in the right mix  More

Posted July 19 at 3:25 pm
Contact Rose Griffin/HR
Phone 207-859-5503
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Rose Griffin

ITS authentication change for Evaluationkit

ITS will be migrating Evaluationkit (course evaluations) to Okta, our new authentication system, on Wednesday July 31st. During the migration access to these services may be interrupted. After the migration is complete, you will be presented with an Okta login screen when accessing these services. If you have not done so already, please finish your  More

Posted July 19 at 11:05 am
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

Electrical Power Interuption – Eustis, 24 July 2019

On Wednesday, July 24, Facilities Services will be working on the electrical system in the Eustis Building. In order to ensure the safety of staff conducting the work and to prevent damage to equipment, electrical power to the building will need to be turned off from 5 a.m. to approximately 6 a.m. It is recommended  More

Posted July 19 at 7:01 am
Contact Matt Mulcahy
Phone ext 5008
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Matthew Mulcahy

ITS authentication change for Adobe Creative Cloud and Slate

ITS will be migrating Adobe Creative Cloud to Okta, our new authentication system, on Monday July 22nd. We will also be migrating Slate (admissions platform) to Okta on Tuesday July 23rd. During the migration access to these services may be interrupted. After the migration is complete, you will be presented with an Okta login screen  More

Posted July 18 at 3:29 pm
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

A Tribute to Professor/Collector Harold Pestana

A Tribute to Professor/Collector Harold Pestana

PLEASE JOIN US! A TRIBUTE TO HAROLD PESTANA (1931-2018) Wednesday, 14 August 2019, 2 – 4 pm Brewster Reading Room, Miller Library ~ beer/wine reception ~ ~ informal remarks at 3pm ~ ~ selected Great War artifacts on display ~ This event is accompanied by an exhibit in Miller Library: “Pestana: The Story of a  More

Posted July 18 at 1:26 pm
Contact Pat Burdick, Specail Collections
Phone 207-859-5151
Posted By Patricia Burdick

Construction Advisory – Vicinity of Runnals

Contractors installing underground piping as part of the College’s effort to revitalize and upgrade campus utilities have encountered ledge on the south side of Runnals. Removal of the ledge will require the use of a large mechanical hammer attached to an excavator. Although loud and potentially disruptive in the immediate work area, there is no  More

Posted July 17 at 4:37 pm
Contact Jeffrey Hallet; Facilities Services; Project Manager
Phone ext 5020
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Matthew Mulcahy

Washington street storage SALE!!!

This Friday 7/19 from 9am – 1pm we will be having the famous Washington St. storage building clear out sale. All items need to be removed from the area by 3:30 pm that day. Items available are desks (a ton of them), tables, office chairs (rolling and fixed), filing cabinets, lightly to well loved upholstered  More

Posted July 16 at 9:11 am
Contact Grounds Department
Phone 2078595015
Posted By Douglas Cosentino

ITS authentication change for DowJones and CaterTrax

ITS will be migrating DowJones (Wall Street Journal) and CaterTrax to Okta, our new authentication system on Wednesday July 17th. During the migration access to these services may be interrupted. After the migration is complete, you will be presented with an Okta login screen when accessing these services. If you have not done so already,  More

Posted July 15 at 3:38 pm
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

Colby’s Queer student club future

Hey Colby Students: Annie Lee and I are looking to more meaningfully engage all of the Colby queer community in the 2019-2020 school year. We (with Lexie Mucci) have already started planning the annual queer/LGBT event that takes place during the first week of classes and we are very interested in having a wide variety  More

Posted July 14 at 5:20 pm
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Emma O'Hara

Summer Programs (July 15 – 21)

Each summer, Colby College hosts more than 8,000 guests on campus for a variety of programs. This week, we will welcome the following groups to campus: June 16 – August 1, Lancaster Course in Ophthalmology (30 Guests) June 30 – July 27, Maine Arts Camp (100 Guests) June 30 – July 28, Atlantic Music Festival  More

Posted July 14 at 3:22 pm
Contact Special Programs
Phone 207-859-4732
Posted By Brian Bray

The Funding Application is Open for Fall 2019 In-Semester Opportunities

Limited funding is now available for all qualified global, internship, or research opportunities in Fall 2019! Please visit the DavisConnects student funding page to apply: http://www.colby.edu/davisconnects/endowed-internship/ Application Opens: Monday, July 15 @ 12:00 AM Application Closes: Friday, August 2 @ 11:59 PM Committee Review: Monday, August 5 – Thursday, August 8 Award Notifications: Friday, August  More

Posted July 12 at 3:44 pm
Posted By Scott Lamer

ITS online authentication change schedule

ITS has launched an enhanced online authentication service called Okta this summer. Okta makes managing your Colby account simpler and accessing many online services used by Colby easier and more secure. Existing online services (student voting, faculty voting, Zoom, Lynda, CaterTrax, Qualtrics, etc) will migrate to Okta starting on July 17 with an anticipated end  More

Posted July 12 at 9:31 am
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

Pre-board, Early return of students

Greetings!! In anticipation of the new academic year I am writing to update you on early returns. As stated in the Student Handbook, upper class students are only allowed to return to campus prior to Monday, September 2nd if they have an invitation from a College department. The policy for 2019 is as follows: **One  More

Posted July 11 at 2:33 pm
Contact Campus Life
Posted By Danielle Hague

STRAWBERRIES

I will be in the receiving room at the back of Miller Library, with strawberries this FRIDAY, JUL. 12th from NOON TO 1:00. It will be the last time this season. First come first serve. Price $5.50 per quart.

Posted July 11 at 2:21 pm
Contact Joanne Curtis-Allen
Phone 207-399-0440
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Linda Roy

I am swimming 3 miles in the open ocean for a great cause and would love your support!

Greetings Colby community, On August 18, 2019, I’m going to swim across Penobscot Bay from Northport to the island of Islesboro to support LifeFlight of Maine. LifeFlight of Maine is a nonprofit organization and the state’s only emergency medical helicopter service. People who live in Maine and people who visit Maine depend on LifeFlight to  More

Posted July 10 at 5:14 pm
Posted By Ryan Linehan