My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“My classes stress the interconnectedness of knowledge. A recent Fulbright fellowship provided the opportunity to work with undergraduate and graduate students at Kyoto Seika University in Japan. My teaching at Colby-Sawyer College is enhanced thanks to this experience.”
Fine and Performing Arts Professor Jon Keenan

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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