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Colby-Sawyer College students fulfill internship requirement

Internships are field experiences designed to provide a student learning opportunity under collaborative supervision between Colby-Sawyer College faculty, staff, in New London, New Hampshire, and work site professionals. Internships offer opportunities for students to enhance their academic programs with work experience related to career interests in all industry areas in national and international settings. Haley […]

Zach Smith named to NESCAC All-Academic

Zach Smith of Waterville, has received 2018-19 NESCAC Spring All-Academic honors. Smith, the son of Mr. and Ms. Patrick D. Smith, of Waterville, is a 2017 graduate of Waterville Senior High School. He is majoring in psychology at Bates College, in Lewiston. Smith, a member of the Men’s Track & Field team, is one of […]

Local students on University of New Hampshire’s dean’s list

The following students have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for the spring 2019 semester, in Durham, New Hampshire. Matthew Murray, of Augusta, earning highest honors. Madeline Lewis, of Augusta, earning highest honors. Cody Short, of Fairfield, earning high honors. Bradford Wilbur, of Fairfield, earning honors. Carly LaRochelle, of […]

Share the Road with Carol bike ride slated

Share the Road with Carol is an all ages commemorative bike ride planned for Sunday, September 15, 2019, in Windsor and Whitefield, Maine. The ride, which has 12-mile and 27-mile options, starts and ends at the Windsor Town Office. This annual ride honors the memory of Carol Eckert, M.D. Carol was tragically killed as a […]

It’s Time to #StopRxGreed: AARP on the front lines fighting soaring prescription drug prices

Americans pay the highest drug prices in the world and, over the last ten years, prices have continued to skyrocket. In Maine, 62 percent of Medicare beneficiaries have one or more chronic diseases, many of which require patients to take multiple medications. In some cases, prescription drugs represent the only defense Mainers have against debilitating […]