My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“The best way to teach is to show children that you are interested in their lives, and Windy Hill is certainly a part of their lives, so that is where we started.”
Kate Callahan, Child Development 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.

Cirsium neomexicanum
Asteraceae

Height: Up to 6'

Leaves: 7" long and pinnately lobed. They are dark green, shiny and spiny.

Flowers/Fruit: In bloom March to September. Lavender, tiny and tubular. They are surrounded by long spine-tipped I>bracts, or modified leaves. The outer bracts point downward.

Form/Habitat: 3,000' to 7,000'. Mesas, foothills or plains in creosote bush communities.


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