My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“Your work... is to resist the easy answer, to seek out the truth... just as the author's work is to face the blank page with faith and optimism.”
Humanities Instructor David Elliott

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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