Upcoming Events

Colby College Book Club: ‘Even As We Breathe’

May 27, 2021 - July 22, 2021

There will be ongoing weekly discussions featuring different topics on the Colby Book Club’s online forum May 27 - July 22. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with alumni, family and friends and to engage in meaningful discussions about great books. Join anytime to be part of the conversation.

Art @ Home Project Premiere: Cassatt Inspirations

June 17, 2021 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ET

This art project is inspired by works of art in the exhibition, Inside Out: The Prints of Mary Cassatt. With this project, you’ll spend time thinking about activities in your world and create drawings that show those activities.

Data Science for Social Equality

June 22, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

Join Christel Kesler, associate professor of sociology at Colby, in conversation with Emma Pierson, senior researcher at Microsoft Research, as they discuss Pierson’s groundbreaking work using data science to uncover and combat racial and gender disparities in policing and healthcare.

Shaping Colby’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

June 29, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

In this event moderated by Dean of the College Karlene Burrell-McRae ’94, Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Tayo Clyburn will highlight the campus-wide initiatives supporting the College’s DEI efforts and explore the ways in which the Colby community can come together to support this work.

Colby College Movie Club: I Am Not Your Negro

July 1-31, 2021

Starting July 1, the whole Colby community can connect to discuss a new movie each month and discuss important topics, as all selections will be connected to social justice, history, and social issues. Joining the club is completely free, and all movie selections will be available to stream.