Alumni Newsletter
Alumni Night at Fenway

Our annual tradition returns! Come join us as the Boston Red Sox take on the Cleveland Indians on July 31, 2017. Seats are very limited so purchase your tickets soon!

You Make a Difference!

Thank you to all the alumni and friends who support the Colby-Sawyer Fund. Your gifts provide essential resources and allow us to offer students a truly transformative experience. If you haven't made your gift yet, it's not too late—our fiscal year ends June 30! Watch our social media accounts for weekly donor raffles, including a chance to win Red Sox tickets!

Joe Doud '09

The general manager of the Vermont Lake Monsters chats with us about how he got his start, what people don't know about minor league baseball, and how important internships can be. Read the interview, then join us at the game!

Summer Events

Besides the Red Sox game, there are several opportunities to get together this summer — from alumni receptions here in New London and in Marblehead, Mass., to baseball fun in Burlington, Vt. Check out our events page to see what's happening!

In Memoriam: Tom Bates

Campus Safety Officer Thomas W. "Tom" Bates died peacefully at his home in Wilmot on Saturday, May 27, after a months-long experience with cancer. Tom joined Colby-Sawyer in May 2012. In his five years at the college, he became part of the community in the most extraordinary way.


Dean's New Role with Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Susan Reeves '88, dean of Colby-Sawyer's School of Nursing and Public Health, has been named Chief Nursing Executive for Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-H), effective June 19. Dean Reeves has long been affiliated with D-H, having served at the medical center in Lebanon in a variety of positions from R.N. to Vice President of Operations


Alumna Named Academic VP and Dean of Faculty

Associate Professor of Environmental Studies Laura A. Alexander '98 has been named the Academic Vice President and Dean of Faculty at Colby-Sawyer after serving in the role on an interim basis for the 2016-2017 academic year.