Articles by: Brian Martinez

Alumna joins admissions office

When most alumni graduate from the Hill, they move out into “the real world.” However, some alumni aren’t quite ready to leave the Hill in May, and they instead decide to contribute to the College as an employee. When Natalie Fischer ‘14 graduated, it wasn’t a question for her what would come next. “I worked in [the] Lunder [House] for […]

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Ebola dinner raises $1045

Although Waterville is thousands of miles from the center of the Ebola epidemic, several Colby students have deep ties with Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea, the countries worst hit by the virus. These students wanted to take action, so on Oct. 30, Osman Bah ’16, Kumba Seddu ’17, Robert Malongo ’17 and Leah Breen ’15 organized a fundraising dinner to […]

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Cutler, LePage, Michaud debate

On October 15th, the Maine State Chamber held the 2014 Maine Gubernatorial debate. Incumbent Governor Paul LePage and his opponents, Democratic Congressman Mike Michaud and Independent Eliot Culter, engaged in a critical and substantive debate regarding a range of issues. Throughout the event, Governor LePage emphasized his economic record, while his two opponents censured the Governor’s policies as they made […]

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Faculty reforms holiday policy

The College faculty voted last winter to amend the religious holiday policy, now requiring students to inform faculty at the start of the semester of any religious observance that will conflict with coursework. The change took effect at the beginning of the 2014-15 academic year. The policy change was created in response to the growing religious diversity of the College’s […]

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