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.

Bladder Sedge Carex intumescens
Sedge Cyperaceae family

Flower: Male flower cluster and has very inflated, shiny sacs in a round flower cluster.

Form:Triangular Stem and leafy bracts,usually appriximately 1 - 2.5' tall.

Ecology: Native. Perennial.

Habitat: Grows in clumps in wet soil in late May-September

NWI status: FACW+

Text by Morgan Jenkins for CES301.

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