Front & Main Recognized by Global Traveler

    Lockwood Hotel restaurant, Front & Main, recognized by Global Traveler as one of the top five hotel lobby restaurants in The United States                            

The Paul J. Schupf Art Center Opens in Downtown Waterville

Located in the heart of downtown Waterville on Main Street, the Paul J. Schupf Art Center is a lively, distinctive hub for visual and performing arts, film, and arts education. Developed in partnership with Colby College and Waterville Creates, Schupf Arts is part of a rich and integrated group of arts and cultural institutions throughout...

Waterville Completes $11.2M Revitalization Project

Senators Susan Collins and Angus King gathered at the brand-new Lockwood Hotel in Waterville for a ribbon-cutting on Friday to celebrate the conclusion of an $11.2 million project to revitalize downtown Waterville. The project is a joint venture between Colby College, the city of Waterville and the Maine Department of Transportation. It’s part of an...

Special Programs Announces Partnership with Putney Pre-College

    Colby College is proud to partner with Putney Travel to present a unique and exciting pre-college experience for distinguished high school students.  Putney Pre-College programs are designed for motivated high school students who are curious and passionate about the world around them and who want to explore college life in a beautiful and...

Colby Announces New Island Campus on Allen and Benner Islands

    Colby College has become the new steward of two historic islands off the coast of Maine where renowned American artist Andrew Wyeth painted some of his greatest works—inspired and influenced by the landscape and architecture that were curated by his wife, Betsy Wyeth. The College has taken ownership of Allen Island and Benner...

Colby College Welcomes The New England Suzuki Institute

    Colby College is pleased to welcome the New England Suzuki Institute (NESI) to campus.  The Institute is scheduled for June 28 – July 2, 2022.  NESI provides a week of musical immersion for children of all ages and their families and is open to students of violin, viola, cello, piano, and guitar who...

Colby Museum of Art Summer 2022 Exhibitions

    This Summer, The Colby College Museum of Art will host three exciting exhibitions. The Museum of Art is open to the public and free of charge.                              

Colby Opens Greene Block + Studios

    Greene Block + Studios, a center for innovation in the arts, officially opens in downtown Waterville. The $6.5-million building will offer vibrant arts programming, provide space for interdisciplinary artistic collaborations, and promote the development of creative work by Maine and national artists, educators, scholars, and students.              ...