Colby College

Archive for January 30th, 2013

Special Olympics Outreach


SO_karaokeSO_dinnertimebtp2

On Sunday, January 27th members of the Colby College football team along with Head Football Coach Jonathan Michaeles and staff served over 350 Special Olympic athletes during the opening ceremonies of the 2013 Maine Special Olympics Winter games held at Sugarloaf Ski Resort.  Opening ceremonies finished with an ice skating event in which Colby College players assisted within the rink as well as a great karaoke night for all athletes!  Over 1,000 total athletes participated in the Maine Special Olympic Games Sunday, January 27th – Tuesday, January 29th.

More information on the Maine Special Olympics and how you can be a part of a great organization and group is found here.  http://www.specialolympicsmaine.org/about/index.asp

btp3

Colby Field Hockey Team is All About the Kids

Sixteen members of Colby’s field hockey team serve as members of CCAK, a great mentorship program bridging students from the Colby community to local children in the public school systems. Mentorship involves weekly visits with a student’s mentee and guidance from a successful young adult. Last year field hockey captain Lauren Zion initiated a special connection between the field hockey team and Winslow Elementary School which has resulted in matching students with mentees.

team photo Colby Cares for Kids

Archives
January 2013
S M T W T F S
« Nov   Feb »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031