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New ITS Support Center Technician

ITS is pleased to welcome Sean Grady to the ITS Support Center. Sean most recently provided technical support at Carbonite Inc in Lewiston. He currently resides in the Augusta area and has a passion for photography. If you get a chance, feel free to stop by Lovejoy 146 to welcome Sean.

Posted April 22 at 4:22 pm
Contact Adam Nielsen
Phone 207-859-4217
Posted By Adam Nielsen

Dorm Room Movers!

Looking for a great place to store your stuff for the summer? Check out Dorm Room Movers! https://www.dormroommovers.com. They will pick up your stuff at your dorm and keep it safe all summer then drop it off in the fall. Use code FBCC for 20% off at checkout.

Posted April 22 at 11:27 am
Contact Walker Foehl
Posted By Walker Foehl

2 minutes for 25 Cannolis!!! Where does Colby eat survey!

Complete the survey to try and win a box of 25 dessert samplers from Holy Cannoli!! The survey is to be used by Colby Consulting for evaluation of Colby’s eating habits downtown. https://forms.gle/TF9eZDunpuTtmk439

Posted April 22 at 11:25 am
Contact Colby Consulting
Category Student Projects
Posted By Tahseen Rashid

Coming Fall 2019 – AR452: THE ART OF THE BOOK IN THE ISLAMIC WORLD – Thursdays from 1-3:30 p.m.

Coming Fall 2019 – AR452: THE ART OF THE BOOK IN THE ISLAMIC WORLD – Thursdays from 1-3:30 p.m.

AR452 – Thursdays from 1-3:30 p.m. Illuminated manuscripts became increasingly popular in the Islamic world after the Mongol Invasion of 1258. Pages and paintings from these volumes have found their way into museums throughout the world and continue to define how we understand the arts of the Islamic world. This course focuses on the tradition  More

Posted April 21 at 9:18 pm
Contact Department of Art
Phone 207.859.5630
Posted By Deborah Thurston

TD365 ARCHITECTURAL IMAGING Offered Fall 2019!

TD365 ARCHITECTURAL IMAGING Offered Fall 2019!

Interested in design, architecture, interior design, scenography and CAD (computer-aided design)? Consider TD365 ARCHITECTURAL IMAGING. This studio-based course is offered fall semester Monday/Wednesday from 2:30p to 4:00p. Satisfies the Arts distribution requirement. Cross-listed as AR267. Course description: An intensive study of the integrated use of computer-aided design (CAD). Centering on an architectural concept developed through  More

Posted April 20 at 3:58 pm
Posted By James Thurston

Satisfy the ARTS REQUIREMENT in style!

Satisfy the ARTS REQUIREMENT in style!

Offered Fall 2019: TD 135 INTRODUCTION TO DESIGN. Interested in more deeply exploring your imagination and creativity through design thinking and prototying? In TD135 students design a Personal Pod (i.e. tiny house) and create a production design for a dramatic work while exploring principles of visual design, architecture, and stage design. Through a structured four-phase  More

Posted April 20 at 3:32 pm
Posted By James Thurston

STUDENT SUMMER RA POSITIONS WITH *NEW* CLIMATE CHANGE VIDEO STORYTELLING PROJECT

**THE CLIMATE CHANGE VIDEO STORYTELLING PROJECT** The Buck Lab for Climate and Environment is pleased to announce a new and exciting project focused on telling local climate-related stories on film in collaboration with Charles Stuart, multiple Emmy award winning documentary filmmaker based in Maine. The goal of this project is to create a series of  More

Posted April 19 at 11:40 am
Contact Gail Carlson
Posted By Gail Carlson

Combinatorics, topology, and geometry from neuroscience

MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS COLLOQUIUM Caitlin Lienkaemper, Penn State University Combinatorics, topology, and geometry from neuroscience Monday, April 22, starting at 4:00 pm, Davis 301 Refreshments at 3:30 pm, Davis 2nd floor How did you get here? You got some help from place cells, neurons, which act as sensors for their receptive fields, which are (approximately)  More

Posted April 19 at 11:24 am
Contact Kim Caswell
Posted By Kimberly Caswell

Time between end of exams and commencement

If your department would like to sponsor a student stay the week between the end of exams and commencement, you will need to complete a post board form. This form can be located: https://www.colby.edu/itscustomcf/survey/surveys/pstboard.cfm Students not approved to stay on campus for this week must be moved out of their residence hall rooms by noon  More

Posted April 19 at 8:37 am
Posted By Kimberly Kenniston

Need a Ride to Church for Easter?

Need a Ride to Church for Easter?

Good Friday/Easter Church Rides: If you’d like a ride to a local church for Good Friday or Easter services, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship is arranging rides and we’d love to have you join us! Contact the ride coordinators below for more information about each service! Cornerstone Christian Fellowship: Emily Tupaj, ejtupa21@colby.edu Kingdom Life Church: Jemimah Balla,  More

Posted April 18 at 6:26 pm
Contact Intervarsity Christian Fellowship
Posted By Alecsandria Davis

Downriver: Into the Future of Water in the West

Downriver: Into the Future of Water in the West

Join the Environmental Studies lunchtime lecture series for a presentation, discussion, and book reading with author/environmental journalist Heather Hansman ’05. 11:30 lunch, Noon Talk in Grossman 209 Hansman is interested in the intersection of science, adventure, and culture. Her book, “Downriver: Into the Future of Water in the West” is about her trip down the  More

Posted April 18 at 11:02 am
Contact Environmental Studies Program
Posted By Lindsey Cotter

ATTENTION SENIORS

do you have /thoughts/ about our time at colby? outside colby will be publishing a “senior reflections/graduating remarks” (title pending) edition in the style of september’s disorientation guide. we hope to publish a wide variety of experiences, critical, joyful, specific, broad, etc etc etc. talk about that professor who changed your life! talk about your  More

Posted April 18 at 9:34 am
Posted By Carolyn Jones

Wellness Lunch and Learn, Lyme Disease

Wellness Lunch and Learn, Lyme Disease

Concern about Lyme disease is growing and the incidence of Lyme cases in Maine is increasing every year. Please join the Wellness Working Group and Lyme disease specialist Dr. Bea Szantyr for an informative presentation on Lyme disease in Maine and how to protect yourself and your family. The lecture will focus on identifying the  More

Posted April 18 at 9:21 am
Contact Wade Behnke
Posted By Wade Behnke

Dorm Electricity Competition 2019

The 2019 Dorm Electricity Competition is underway! From Monday, April 15th until Monday, April 22nd reduce energy usage in your dorm by turning off your lights, unplugging appliances that aren’t being used, air drying clothes, and taking cold showers!! See how your dorm did last year by following this link: http://www.colby.edu/green/dorm-electricity-competition-2018/ Track your dorm’s progress  More

Posted April 18 at 8:35 am
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Lena Martin

CREATIVE WRITERS READ THIS

CREATIVE WRITERS READ THIS

Attention all creative writers! The Colby College Farnham Writer’s Center has tutors who specialize in creative writing and are a great resource for brainstorming, language, and reviewing. You can bring in any creative writing pieces to Miller 206 while we’re open Sundays 2pm-midnight and Monday-Thursday 10am-midnight, or you can look up these specialized tutors on  More

Posted April 17 at 7:49 pm
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Sarah Gaffney

Donate plastic bottles to Women in Physics!

If you happen to have any 1 or 2 liter bottles, please donate them to be reused by Women in Physics for bottle rockets! There is a box located in the street of Miller to drop them off, thanks!

Posted April 17 at 6:25 pm
Posted By Shannon Gray

Save the Date! 2019 Senior Art Exhibition Opening Reception: May 9, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Save the Date! 2019 Senior Art Exhibition Opening Reception: May 9, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Please join us for the 2019 Senior Art Exhibition Opening Reception on May 9 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the William D. Adams Gallery at the Colby College Museum of Art. The Senior Exhibition is held each spring in the Davis Curricular Gallery at the Colby College Museum of Art. Participants have studied four or more  More

Posted April 17 at 11:26 am
Contact Department of Art
Phone 207.859.5630
Posted By Deborah Thurston

Volunteer for RESCUE during Senior Week

The Office of Sustainability is looking for volunteers to help with RESCUE during Senior Week RESCUE volunteers are able to stay on campus through senior week in exchange for working a total of 25 hours. This involves collecting and sorting all of the items donated to RESCUE during move out. The work starts at the  More

Posted April 17 at 9:48 am
Contact Office of Sustainability
Posted By Sandy Beauregard

Hiring RESCUE Coordinators–Paid positions during Senior Week

The Office of Sustainability is hiring two RESCUE coordinators to manage our sustainable move out program. COORDINATOR JOB DESCRIPTION Responsibilities include scheduling of volunteers, monitoring pick-up locations and assisting with the collection and sorting of furniture for the RESCUE program. Must be flexible, high energy and able to communicate well with others. Responsibilities: – Maintain  More

Posted April 17 at 9:39 am
Contact Office of Sustainability
Posted By Sandy Beauregard

Ticket Appeals Committee Meeting

The Ticket Appeals Committee will be held on April 24th, 2019 at 3:30PM. This is the last meeting of the school year. If you have any parking tickets to appeal please come to the Security Office before noon on April 24th and fill out an appeal form or you may appeal online at http://www.colby.edu/campus_cs/security/tktappeal.cfm. If  More

Posted April 17 at 9:11 am
Contact Security
Phone 2078595530
Category Training
Posted By Kathryn Moody