WATERVILLE, ME - Jared S. Supple of Richmond, Vt., enrolled at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, this fall. Before classes began he took part in an orientation that included an introduction to Colby's rigorous academics, rich cultural life, and community involvement opportunities as well as a three-day outdoor excursion. A graduate of Mount Mansfield Union High School, Supple is the son of William Supple of Richmond, Vt.
Colby's Class of 2013 was selected from a pool more than ten times its size of 480. The students are residents of 36 states and citizens of more than 30 countries. Since they will graduate in the 200th year since the college's founding in 1813, first-year students are being hailed as members of Colby's bicentennial class.
Colby offers a rigorous academic program that fosters transformational relationships between students and faculty. Graduates emerge as committed leaders ready to make an impact on their world. The college enrolls 1,850 students.