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.

Cattail Typha latifolia
Cattail Typhaceae family

Flower: brown cigar-shaped inflorescence, approximately 1" in diameter. Male and female flowers are found on the same spike - the upper half is the staminate, or male, and is tan in color. Wide leaves.

Form: Grows in wet places, up to 9 ft. tall.

Ecology: Native. Perennial.

Habitat: Found in very wet low laying areas.

NWI status: OBL

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