Articles by: Fiona Huo

Colby students compete in entrepreneurship challenge at Thomas College

Colby students compete in entrepreneurship challenge at Thomas College

On Sat., Nov. 16, three teams of Colby student entrepreneurs competed in the Greenlight Maine Collegiate Challenge, a competition for Maine college students to pitch their business ideas for a grand prize of $25,000 to help jumpstart their company. The Greenlight Maine Collegiate Challenge is a sub-competition of Greenlight Maine, the televised state-wide pitch competition sponsored going into its fifth […]

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College hosts inaugural summit on climate change

College hosts inaugural summit on climate change

On Nov. 9, the College hosted the inaugural Maine College Action Summit, a full-day event for college students to discuss the broadening consequences of climate change and how collaboration can be used to mitigate some of those ramifications. The event drew over 100 students from various Maine colleges and universities including Bates, Bowdoin, College of the Atlantic, the University of […]

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College conducts health and safety checks across campus

College conducts health and safety checks across campus

Colby students received an email last week from Campus Life informing them that their rooms would undergo health and safety checks. Starting the week of Nov. 4 and lasting until Nov. 15, students can expect a pair of Colby employees to come into their rooms to conduct a wellness examination.  In the spring of 2019, the Dean of Students, Campus […]

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President Greene delivers State of College address

President Greene delivers State of College address

On Oct. 28, the College held its annual State of the College President’s Address. Members of the Colby community gathered in Page Commons to learn about the College’s progress in the past year as well as future plans. The event, which is in part organized by the Student Government Association (SGA), commenced with opening remarks from SGA Vice President Thomas […]

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Campus Life aims to revive struggling campus Pub

Campus Life aims to revive struggling campus Pub

“Pub Night Wednesdays” may soon become a thing of the past. Business at The Marchese Blue Light Pub (the Pub) has been slow over the past few years. Since its opening in 1998, the Pub has been a stomping ground for students looking for a drink or a quick snack on weeknights. It has been in its current location above […]

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Students shocked to find sushi no longer sold at Spa

Students shocked to find sushi no longer sold at Spa

Returning students were surprised to arrive on campus this semester and find a Spa staple missing from the menu. The sushi usually located in a refrigerated glass display to the right of the counter was nowhere to be found; Instead, sushi lovers were greeted by the takeout boxes of fried rice and spaghetti which now populate the display.  Annie Lee […]

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