Some students start college with clear ideas about what they want to study or even what they might do after graduation. Others are committed to exploration. At DavisConnects, we encourage students to stay open to discovery throughout their four years. Colby offers a remarkable array of opportunities that will help you continue to refine your ideas and goals regardless of where you start.

How to Get an Investment Banking Internship

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Landing an investment banking internship can be complicated because there are so many variables to consider: How early should you apply? Where should you apply? What should you include in your application? To simplify this process, we’ve compiled a comprehensive …

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7 Awesome Software Engineering Resumes [+ Tips & Templates]

Scan any job board and you’ll quickly see that there are lots of openings for software engineers. And that’s not going to change any time soon. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment rate for software developers …

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How to Ace Your Interview with AI

Want to walk into your next interview with superhuman confidence?

Then join Jeremy Schifeling (Co-Founder, The LinkedIn Guys) and Varun Puri (Co-Founder, Yoodli) for a deep dive on how to:

Generate the most likely interview questions with ChatGPT
Structure your …

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Tools for Content Exploration

List of sites helpful for your exploration – (remember to work with an advisor if you have questions or need guidance!)

Hey! Are you looking for tools to help you explore different aspects and area of your career fields of …

By David Ding
David Ding Advisor for STEM Professions
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Gen Z: The job market is hot and you can do just about anything! Here’s how to get what you want from your work life.

Generation Z is more educated and socially committed than past generations, hiring for new professionals is stronger than at any time before the Great Recession, and young workers may be able to change jobs with greater ease than ever. But …

By Damon Yarnell
Damon Yarnell Dean of Student and Global Advancement
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DavisConnects Network

Jay Wall

Colby Staff, Community Experts, Friends of Colby
  • Waterville, Maine
  • DavisConnects Arts Network Co-Founder

Jim Ffrench

Alumni, Community Experts, Friends of Colby, Parent
  • Manhattan, New York
  • DavisConnects Arts Network Co-Founder

Jillian Impastato

Colby Staff, Community Experts
  • Waterville, Maine
  • Mirken Coordinator of Campus Collaboration Colby College Museum of Art

María Minuesa Sicilia

Alumni, Community Experts
  • Williamstown, Massachusetts
  • Masters Student Williams College/Clark Art Institute
  • Enterprise Account Executive Dell EMC
  • Presales Solutions Architect Commercial Acquisition Dell
  • Senior Security Solutions Architect Microsoft
  • Founding Software Engineer Version Story
  • Business Analyst Evergreen
  • Senior Analyst Liberty Mutual
  • Associate, Climate Finance Access Network (CFAN) Rocky Mountain Institute
  • Data Scientist/ML researcher Leidos
  • Scientist Curileum Discovery Ltd
  • Senior Research Specialist DOW
  • Senior Data Scientist Eli Lilly
  • Senior Product Manager Sprout Social
  • Associate Principal Scientist Merck
  • Technical Implementation Manager Qventus


Career Exploration Guides

Contact & Location

For all inquiries and questions, please call 207-859-4000

Grossman Hall
Mayflower Hill Drive
Waterville, ME 04901

DavisConnects Hours

Day of the week
Office Hours (Advising) Atrium Study Hours
Monday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 10:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 6:00 pm
Saturday   12:00 pm- 6:00 pm
Sunday   2:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Study hours start 9/6/23.