My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“Take every opportunity available because the chances of having it again are not very good. Looking back, I did do a lot, but I could have done more.”
Sara Di Pesa, English major

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Beaked Hazel Corylus cornuta
Birch Betulaceae family

Leaves: Heartshaped and double toothed,2-5" long. Leaves have a stalk that is not fuzzy.

Flowers: Catkins are 1/4" - 3/4" long and not stalked.

Fruits: Edible nuts that are enclosed in bristly husks, which are elongated to form a beak.

Form/Habitat: Often found along stone walls as well as thickets and woods.

NWI Status: FACU-



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