Colby-Sawyer College President Susan D. Stuebner has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). Founded in 1976, the NAICU represents private, nonprofit colleges and universities across the nation on proposed legislation…

Colby-Sawyer College has received the largest gift in its 183-year history in the form of a $10.2 million investment by longtime supporters William and Sonja Carlson Davidow ’56. According to the terms of the gift, the $10.2 million investment will almost entirely benefit…

Brenna Hopkins ’22 comforted the crying infant while Shelby Kanter ’22 put in a call to his provider. The patient, 4-month-old Ricky Tundra, was admitted earlier in the day with a cough and a slight fever, and his team of caretakers were growing…

COVID-19 has been a world-changing event unlike any other in the history of the institution. No other event forced students, staff and faculty off campus in the same way. Though the 1918 flu pandemic arrived at Colby Academy, there is no record of…

The following is an excerpt from an address delivered during the college’s 183rd Convocation ceremony by School of Business & Social Sciences Associate Professor Amy Carrier Lyon ’85, recipient of the 2020 Nancy Beyer Opler Award for Excellence in Advising. Convocation marks the…

Healthcare workers in general, and nurses in particular, have long been associ­ated with a chaotic and frenetic work environment. Stress is part of the job and coping is a required skill. Perhaps those traits have never been tested more than during the current…

Colby-Sawyer College School of Arts & Sciences Assistant Professor Chery A. Whipple, Ph.D., was awarded two grants that will advance science research at the college and throughout the state. Whipple was one of three principal investigators on a National Institutes of Health –…

This article was written by Anne Clemens, senior managing editor for Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health, and first published online at dartmouth-hitchcock.org. In January 2020, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH) and Colby-Sawyer College announced an expansion of its longstanding partnership aimed at supporting critical workforce pipelines across the…

Colby-Sawyer College has once again been awarded a $1.2 million grant by the Pussycat Foundation to support two additional cohorts of BOLD Women’s Leadership Network scholars. Created in honor of former Cosmopolitan magazine editor-in-chief Helen Gurley Brown, the BOLD Women’s Leadership Network is…

Colby-Sawyer College has again been recognized as one of the top colleges in the region by U.S. News & World Report, earning top 10 rankings in three categories in its 2021 Best Colleges issue. Released on Monday, the annual report ranks Colby-Sawyer in…

The Colby-Sawyer College Board of Trustees has elected Bernard Botchway ’15 of Charlotte, N.C., as its newest trustee. Botchway began his three-year term July 1. After graduating from Colby-Sawyer with a bachelor’s degree in history and political studies in 2015, Botchway went on…

Colby-Sawyer College has been selected to receive a 2020 CASE Educational Fundraising Award from the Council of Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). The annual CASE awards recognize exemplary development programs based on a blind review of data submitted to the CASE Voluntary…

The Colby-Sawyer College Board of Trustees has elected Bonita Basnyat ’14 of South Kingston, Rhode Island, as its newest Winton-Black Trustee. Basnyat began her one-year term July 1, replacing Cailin Bullett ’13 as one of two Winton-Black Trustees on the board. Created…

Hilda Hutchins McCollum '58, a resident of Bangor, Maine, died July 10 at her home after a lengthy battle with a variety of health issues. She was 83. Born and raised in Bangor, Maine, Hilda spent her life giving to others and to…

The Nancy Beyer Opler Award for Excellence in Advising honors the academic advisor who best demonstrates the ability to facilitate students’ adjustment to the academic community and support students in their academic and professional planning. …

Colby-Sawyer College stands in support of a lawsuit filed by Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which sued the Trump administration Wednesday over guidance that foreign students enrolling in a full online course load may not remain in the United States during the…

The David H. Winton Baccalaureate Award is presented to the graduate(s) ranking highest in scholarship among those in the graduating class…

Colby-Sawyer College, in coordination with a generous gift from the family of Carole and Joseph Brophy, has created a scholarship fund to directly benefit students pursuing a graduate degree in nursing. The Carole A. and Joseph T. Brophy Masters in Nursing Scholarship Fund…

Colby-Sawyer College announced plans Thursday for a return to in-person instruction on its 200-acre New London, N.H., campus that will both best ensure the safety of the campus community and also comply with all government ordinances surrounding COVID-19. The college will implement…

Colby-Sawyer College is pleased to announce that Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice (LSRVNA) has been selected to receive the 2020 Community Award in recognition of its many contributions, and commitment, to the college. The Community Award, formerly the Town Award, is presented…

Dear Colby-Sawyer Community, I write with a heavy heart as we watch cities across the country react to the wrongful death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was killed at the hands of police in Minneapolis, Minn. Not only was Mr…

Antoinette “Toni” Iadarola, a resident of Clinton, Conn., died May 23 after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was 80 years old. Born in New York City on Feb. 23, 1940, Toni and her family soon relocated to Shelton, Conn., where she spent…

The Graduate Award is presented each spring to the member of the graduating class whose character and influence most constructively affected the majority of the junior class members. The recipient of this award is chosen by the junior class…

The Senior Achievement Award is presented to a senior student who has distinguished him/herself through active leadership involvement in the co-curricular life of the college…