My Colby-Sawyer Experience

I used a lot of the research and writing techniques I learned in my philosophy and media studies classes. Now that I know I can do something as large as this project, I have a new sense of confidence.
Andrew Baker, Communication Studies

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.

Vicia americana
Leguminosae

Height: Climbs up to 4'.

Leaves: 1 1/2" long and green. They are bipinnatley compounded with 8 to 12 elliptical leaves.

Flowers/Fruit: In bloom May to September. The flowers are light blue and 1 1/4" long. They are loosely clustered in 4 to 9 pairs. The flower produces a seed pod.

Form/Habitat: 5,000' to 10,000. Found in clearings of ponderosa and mixed pine forests.


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