About the Scene

Volume XLVI Number 3

The Colgate Scene is published by Colgate University four times a year (autumn, winter, spring, and summer) without charge to alumni, parents, friends, and students.

Contributors

Michael Blanding

Portrait of Michael Blanding(“True believer”) is the author of The Map Thief: The Gripping Story of an Esteemed Rare-Map Dealer Who Made Millions Stealing Priceless Maps (Gotham, 2014). His work has appeared in WIRED, Slate, The Nation, the Boston Globe Magazine, and other publications.

 

 

Tim O’Brien

Portrait of Tim O'Brien(Illustration of Professor Tony Aveni) creates intricately detailed illustrations and portraits from his Brooklyn, N.Y., studio. His art has appeared numerous times on the cover of TIME and been featured in GQ, Der Spiegel, Rolling Stone, and many other publications. He is the president of The Society of Illustrators.

 

 


Scene Team

We welcome your thoughts about the Colgate Scene. You can contact us at scene@colgate.edu or 315-228-7415

Vice President of  Communications – Laura Jack

Managing Editor Aleta Mayne

Editorial Director – Mark Walden

Creative DirectorTim Horn

Senior Designer & Visual Brand ManagerKaren Luciani

Senior Designer – Katherine Laube

University PhotographerMark DiOrio

Production Assistant Kathy Owen

Contributors: Daniel DeVries, Admission Marketing and Media Relations Manager; Rebecca Downing, Editor; Matt Hames, Communications Strategist; David Herringshaw, Digital Production Specialist; Jason Kammerdiener ’10, Lead Information and Digital Architect; Brian Ness, Video Journalism Coordinator; John Painter, Director of Athletic Communications; Gerald Gall, Freelance Designer

Contact:
scene@colgate.edu; 315-228-6669
colgate.edu/scene
Colgate University: 315-228-1000

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The Fine Print

Notice of Non-Discrimination:
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Title IX notice

In compliance with requirements under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Colgate University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities. Colgate’s Title IX Coordinator is Marilyn Rugg, Associate Provost for Equity and Diversity, 13 Oak Drive, Hamilton, NY 13346; 315-228-7288; mrugg@colgate.edu.