Articles by: Peg Schreiner

Greene shares thoughts on Spring Board meeting

Greene shares thoughts on Spring Board meeting

“I am consistently encouraged by the support of our trustees, as well as by the efforts I see across campus to ensure the very best intellectual experience for our students and faculty,” President David A. Greene wrote in an Official Notice email to the campus on April 18. That past week, Greene had met with the Board of Trustees for […]

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Greene shares thoughts on Spring Board meeting

“I am consistently encouraged by the support of our trustees, as well as by the efforts I see across campus to ensure the very best intellectual experience for our students and faculty,” President David A. Greene wrote in an Official Notice email to the campus on April 18. That past week, Greene had met with the Board of Trustees for […]

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Architectural rendering of the Spa, courtesy of Bon Appétit.

Colby selects Bon Appétit as new dining services provider

The Palo Alto, CA based on-site restaurant company, Bon Apétit Management Company, was recently announced as the new dining services provider for Colby. The announcement ended a longstanding agreement with current dining service provider, Sodexo. Bon Appétit was selected by a special advisory group which included students, faculty, and administrators. Bon Appétit was founded in 1987 with the mission of […]

Campus Life pilots new event registration policy

Campus Life pilots new event registration policy

In response to long-held concerns about student safety and campus culture, the College has recently announced a new initiative to register student-sponsored parties. In an interview with the Echo, Associate Dean of Students and Director of Campus Life Erika Lamarre addressed how this new policy will manifest itself. According to the 2015-2016 Student Handbook provided by the Dean of Students […]

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A discussion of global health

Myaing Myaing Nyunt MD MPH PhD P’16 speaks to enthusiastic crowd at the College about work in global health.

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Dining services companies present to campus

Dining services companies present to campus

Following an announcement from Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Jim Terhune earlier this year stating that the College was “inviting proposals from dining services management companies,” three companies presented their proposals to the community this past week. Although six companies initially responded to the College’s Request for Proposal (RFP), the Bon Appétit Management Company, Sodexo USA, […]

Event series explores campus issues surrounding consent

Event series explores campus issues surrounding consent

This past week, the Athletics Department, the Dean of Students Office, the Student Government Association (SGA), the Pugh Community Board (PCB), and Student Health on Campus (SHOC) sponsored Consent Fest. Consent Fest is a weeklong event series, which aims to help the Mayflower Hill community better understand the practice of and issues surrounding consent, according to emails sent by SGA. […]

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Class of 2017 Presidents Platforms: Tanya Kureishi ’17 & Charlie Beck ’17

Guess what? We want to be your senior class co-presidents for the upcoming year! We are extremely passionate and energized to take on this role to further establish and encourage positive change in our community. We will work endlessly to leave behind a legacy for the class of 2017 that ensures continuous change for years to come. As rising seniors […]

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Class of 2017 Presidents Platform: Grace Dunn ’17 & Muheb Esmat ’17

Wow…how time has flown by. We are almost SENIORS. It is scary, emotional, yet super exciting. Grace Dunn and Muheb Esmat want to make it the best year yet, do you? Muheb is a member of the Hall Staff, a peer sexual violence educator and a member on the Student Advisory Board for the Colby Museum of Art. He has […]

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SGA President & VP Platform: Matt Hawkins ’17 & Jenner Foster ’17

Thanks for reading! Our names our Matt and Jenner are we running to become the President and Vice President of the Student Government. We are both juniors who have been on SGA in the past and have been working together on projects for almost a year and a half. We want to emphasize that the President and Vice President are […]

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