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Abukar Adan ’17 is receiving national attention for his work as a podcast producer at @campsidemedia, including having his podcast “Wild Boys” named one of the best of 2022 by @vulture. Read more about how his time at Colby has served him post-graduation. https://fal.cn/3u1el

How does Colby ensure the most talented students from all backgrounds can come to Mayflower Hill? With your help! From Nov. 28 through Dec. 2, support the Colby Commitment Challenge to enhance financial aid and increase access to a Colby education: http://darenorthward.colby.edu/fall-22-AC-social

Listen to a segment on @GBH about @ColbyMuseum’s current Alex Katz: Theater and Dance exhibit (scroll down and click on Jared Bowen and jump to the 15:10 minute mark). https://fal.cn/3tXqt

A @BeTheMatch donor drive coordinated by @Colby_Football led Tyler Mueller ’25 to match with a 15-year-old leukemia patient. Learn more about how the marrow donor program has become a fixture on campus. https://fal.cn/3tRHw

From a childhood spent in both Mexico and Washington, D.C. to starring in movies alongside Robin Williams, Daniel Raymont ’91 reflects on a life full of memorable chapters. https://fal.cn/3tOQP

Jamie Ross ’18 studied philosophy at Colby and is now the cofounder and COO of @mainfactorecom, a startup that helps artists broaden their direct-to-consumer businesses. Learn how his background in the humanities helps guide him in business. https://fal.cn/3tMHP

The @centralmenews wrote a feature piece on how Colby’s men’s basketball team is “playing like a team with something to prove.” https://fal.cn/3tL86

Watch a segment on @newscentermaine about how Colby alum Jeremy Barron ’20 is helping to support business growth in Waterville as the new entrepreneur-in-residence at start-up accelerator at Dirigo Labs. https://fal.cn/3tKl8