Campus Compact, a Boston-based nonprofit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education, has announced the 290 students who will make up the organization’s 2020-21 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows. The 2020 cohort—the largest group of Newman Civic Fellows to date—includes…

The Colby-Sawyer College Board of Trustees announced Monday, Feb. 24 it has elected Lisa M. Hogarty ’81 of Cambridge, Mass., as its next chair. Hogarty will begin her three-year term July 1, succeeding Peter “Pete” F. Volanakis of Hanover, N.H., who has served…

Colby-Sawyer College and Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) announced a significant enhancement of their longstanding academic relationship aimed at directly addressing the critical issue of the growing shortage of qualified health care professionals throughout the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health system, in New Hampshire and Vermont, and across the…

An exhibition featuring the rarely seen work of award-winning natural artist David M. Carroll will be on display at Colby-Sawyer College’s Davidow Center for Art + Design beginning Feb. 27. The exhibition, titled “Seldom Seen: Drawings and Paintings by David M. Carroll,” will…

Patricia “Pat” A. Thornton ’56, a resident of Cambridge, Mass., died Dec. 10 with her niece by her side. She was 83. Born in Youngstown, Ohio, Pat spent a lifetime helping others. After graduating from Colby Junior College in 1956 with an associate…

Dr. Kevin Finn has been named dean of the School of Nursing & Health Sciences and director of clinical partnerships at Colby-Sawyer College and will begin his role in late January. Finn, who brings over a decade of administrative, teaching and research experience…

Colby-Sawyer College held its 14th Annual Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Sunday, October 6. This year’s honorees were Cailin Bullett ’13 (Women’s Basketball), Shawn Dunstan ’12 (Alpine Skiing), Allyson Le-Bruno ’14 (Women’s Volleyball), Danielle Shannon ’11 (Alpine Skiing) and Jennifer LaChance…

Colby-Sawyer honored three distinguished alumni for their continued support and many contributions to the college during a recent award ceremony at the Davidow Center for Art + Design. The event, which served as a fitting kickoff to the college’s homecoming festivities…

Colby-Sawyer College recently inducted four new members into its Legends Society in honor of their extraordinary philanthropic giving to the college. This year’s inductees, Thomas and Judith Csatari, John and Heidi Grey Niblack ’68, David and Beverly Payne, and the Pussycat Foundation, were…

Colby-Sawyer’s first-ever W. Dale and JoAnn Franke Overfield ’69 Art + Design Faculty Exhibition will commence with an opening reception on Thursday, Nov. 7 from 5-7 p.m. at the William H. and Sonja Carlson Davidow ’56 Fine Art Gallery located in the Davidow…

Colby-Sawyer College raised a record $10.6 million in fiscal year 2019, marking the successful conclusion of its Power of Infinity Campaign — a multiyear comprehensive fundraising effort. Money raised helps fund a number of key initiatives on campus, and brings the college’s total…

Colby-Sawyer College has once again been recognized as one of the top liberal arts colleges in the region, earning Top 10 rankings in three categories in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Colleges issue. The report…

In response to a growing shortage of qualified health care professionals in specific areas of expertise both in New Hampshire and across the nation, Colby-Sawyer College has announced plans to add five new bachelor degree programs in health sciences. In addition, the college…

Colby-Sawyer College welcomes four new, full-time faculty members this fall, including three to the School of Nursing & Health Sciences and one to the School of Business & Social Sciences. School of Nursing & Health Sciences The School of Nursing…

Colby-Sawyer College students and faculty presented research findings at the 2019 New Hampshire IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (NH-INBRE) Annual Meeting at the Mount Washington Resort in Bretton Woods, N.H. Supported by an Institutional Development Award (IDeA) from the National Institutes of…

Colby-Sawyer College’s enrollment for the incoming Class of 2023 increased by 11% from last year despite declining enrollment figures both regionally and nationally at small, private liberal arts institutions. The college met its goal for the Class of 2023 with 292 enrolled students…

Colby-Sawyer College welcomes three new members to its Board of Trustees for a term that began July 1, 2019 and ends June 30, 2022. Stephen “Steve” D. Birge After graduating from Providence College with a bachelor’s degree in business management, Steve co-founded…

Bradford Cook, legal counsel for Colby-Sawyer College and a seasonal resident of New London, was presented the prestigious William Marbury Beall Award on Aug. 18, 2019, during the annual meeting of the Boys Club of New London. The award, named for the founder…

The Colby-Sawyer's fall student-athletes began their preseason by giving back. On Saturday, the Chargers teamed with Special Olympics of New Hampshire and members of New Hampshire Law Enforcement as part of the “To Serve and Protect” and “Fueling Dreams” initiatives to raise funds…

Working out in the Hogan Sports Center just got a little easier and a lot more enjoyable for Colby-Sawyer students, faculty, staff and the local community. Thanks to two generous donors, the Elizabeth Kind Van Cise Fitness Center received a makeover in May…

On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, Kelsie Lee Clarke ’11 stood among surviving family members who came to remember fallen loved ones at the dedication of the New Hampshire Memorial for Public Works Employees. As the artist who designed the memorial, Clarke experienced a…

On Friday, May 17, Colby-Sawyer College President Susan D. Stuebner presented the 2019 Community Award to New London residents Betsy and Sheldon Boege during the spring meeting of the President’s Community Forum. The Community Award is presented annually to an area resident or…

Colby-Sawyer College presents “Coming Home: The Ceramics of Vivika and Otto Heino,” an exhibition of 48 ceramics by internationally celebrated New Hampshire and California potters, from the collection of Forrest L. Merrill. The opening reception will be held Friday, Aug. 2, from 5…

Gregg Mazzola has been named vice president for Marketing & Communications and at Colby-Sawyer College and will begin his role July 1. Mazzola, who has 25 years’ experience in enrollment management, admissions, communications, and marketing experience in both higher education and in private…