Colby College Center for the Arts and Humanities
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The Center celebrates the pivotal role of the arts and humanities in the intellectual life of the College and the community, and promotes the long-term benefits of the skills developed through humanistic research.
Students are at the heart of everything the center does; they suggest, shape, and profit from programming, enhanced classes, and close interaction with faculty.
Major programs include:
Annual Humanities Theme: A campus-wide initiative that fosters interdisciplinary discussion and collaboration by exploring a particular topic through exhibits, speakers, performances, and course work.
Arts and Humanities Labs: Experiential learning through hands-on observation, experimentation, and skill-building practices.
Arts and Humanities Colloquium Series: Bringing a variety of inspirational speakers and stimulating programming to campus.
Student Research Grants: Funding for Colby students majoring in the humanities or humanistic disciplines to facilitate original research projects related to their majors.