May 2016

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Portsmouth Gathering

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Sam Adams Brewery Tour

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Alumni Night at Fenway
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Commencement 2016
Commencement 2016

This Saturday, May 7, Colby-Sawyer College will celebrate its 2016 Commencement, recognizing students and other individuals for academic excellence, outstanding contributions to society, and service to the college and community. The ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m. We hope to see many of you there. But if you can't make it, you can watch the livestream! Read more>>

Becky Irving
Rebecca Brewster Irving '42 MT

Professor Emerita Rebecca Brewster Irving was first a student at this institution and then a legendary educator who taught for 28 years in the Medical Technology Program from which she graduated. At this year's Commencement, she will receive Colby-Sawyer's Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree. Read more>>

Nancy Hoyt Langbein '56

For her extraordinary contributions to the college and students' futures over the last six decades, Colby-Sawyer is proud to recognize Nancy Hoyt Langbein '56 with the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award. Nancy will be presented with the award at Commencement. Read more>>

Block Six
Portsmouth Alumni Gathering

Megan Thayer '04 and Julian Frey '05 invite you and a guest to a Colby-Sawyer gathering on May 19 at Block Six. Network with alumni and meet Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Jennifer White '90, who will talk about the college's new three-year degree in community-based sustainability. Read more>>

Samuel Adams Brewery Tour

The Colby-Sawyer Alumni Office and Meghan Andersen ’03, creative director of The Boston Beer Company, invite you to the Samuel Adams Brewery for a private tasting and tour on June 15. Learn about the history of the Samuel Adams brand, experience the craft brewing process, and sample some award-winning beers. Space is very limited, so be sure to sign up early! Read more>>

Alumni Night at Fenway Park

Tickets are now available for our annual Red Sox game! Come join us as the Sox take on the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, June 15. Tickets are $51. Seats are in the Right Field Roof Box. Hope to see you there! Read more>>