Articles by: Sarah Boland

Student musicians improvise with popular jazz melodies

This Saturday in the Given, the Colby Jazz Band performed to a full house under the direction of Eric Thomas. The program handed out to the audience had an interesting front cover that said, “Outsourcing: It’s not Plagiarism, It’s a Compliment!” For maybe the first time at Colby, copying someone else’s work is not academic dishonesty, but instead a common […]

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Préndelo opens campus to other schools through music

Préndelo opens campus to other schools through music

Saturday, Oct. 4th marked the 4th year that SOBHU has organized a “Préndelo” bash in honor of Hispanic Heritage month. Bates, Bowdoin and Thomas Colleges were invited to join the festivities and to dance the night away with Colby students in Page Commons. The first year of the event was originally called “Salsa y Reggae,” but is now titled “Préndelo” […]

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Powder & Wig starts season with Kiss Me Kate

With the start of the new school year comes Powder and Wig’s annual One Week musical. For this fall, the board chose to put on Kiss Me Kate, a witty comedy following two ill-tempered lovers and their chaotic lives in show business. Director and choreographer Emilie Jensen (‘15) emphasizes the value of the One Week, explaining how “it’s a really […]

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