My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“Take every opportunity available because the chances of having it again are not very good. Looking back, I did do a lot, but I could have done more.”
Sara Di Pesa, English 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.

Tall Meadow Rue Thalictrum polygamum
Buttercup Ranunculaceae family

Leaves: light green, divided into leaflets with 2-3 lobes.

White flower with club-shaped stamens. Flowers lack petals and buds appear with the leaflets in early spring.

Form/habitat: 3-8' feet in height, swamps and streamsides. Flowers July-Sept.

NWI Status: FACW+

Text by Thad Soule for CES301.

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