My Colby-Sawyer Experience

I have learned the importance of understanding nature in creating manmade landscapes and how art involves politics, business, and economics, in addition to providing beauty and inspiration.
Jennifer Sullivan,
Business Administration

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.

Rough-stemmed goldenrod solidago rugosa
Composite Compositae family

Leaves: Wrinkled very hairy leaves and stem. Leaves are coarsely toothed and lance shaped, 3-4" in length.

Flower: Flower form 6-10 rays at the top of the flower.

Form/habitat: Common in fields and thickets. Grows one to seven feet high.

NWI Status: FAC

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