My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“I'm a firm believer in getting students out of the classroom and into experiences in nature. If students get out of their element, in a new place that stimulates their senses, that's where the best learning happens.”
Natural Sciences Assistant Professor Nick Baer

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.

Encelia farinosa
Asteraceae

Height: Up to 4'

Leaves: 4" long and oval to oblong. They are grayish green and hairy.

Flowers/Fruit: In bloom November to May. Bright yellow rays 2" wide. Flowers are at the end of a long brittle stem.

Form/Habitat: Below 3,000'. Rocky or gravelly slopes and hillsides. Found in Nevada, Utah and Arizona.


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