My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“We are used to working with sick patients in the hospital setting, so it was nice to see the other end of the spectrum and be able to raise awareness among the students.”
Sandra Guglielmi, Nursing 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.

Black-Eyed Susan Rudbeckia hirta
Aster Asteraceae family

Leaves: Leaves and stems are very bristly-hairy. Stem leaves are slightly toothed.

Flower: A big, single, slender-stemmed blossom with its numerous (10-20) long petals, daisylike rays and chocolate-colored centered disk.

Form/habitat: Grows to be 1-3 feet in height. Found in dry fields, roadsides, open woods and waste places.

NWI Status: FACU-

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