FYE Essay Contest Winners, Class of 2021

By LO WALL At the end of this past spring semester, First-Year Experience faculty submitted essays from both fall and winter FYE classes that they felt best represented excellent first-year writing. The submitted essays were […]

Conversations on Privilege > “Frankenstein”

Last week in First-Year Experience mentor training, we learned that the first-year common read would be “Frankenstein,” the 1818 English novel by Mary Shelley. I am the Comparative Literature department mentor; if there were to […]

531 Fresh Faces: Introducing the Class of 2021

The beginning of the academic school year also means welcoming a new class into the Colorado College community. The class of 2021 is comprised of 531 first-years taken from a record 8,222 applicant pool and […]