The Colgate Scene ON-LINE




... At semester's end students strive to find a way to synthesize weeks of information amidst a scatter of papers, weighty tomes and powerbooks. They bivouac in favorite spots - in hidden carrels, under the curved second story window, at tables across the reading room - to prepare for the battle of the blue books....







... The mood is hushed (quiet enough to drift off on occasion) but urgent, altered to varying degrees by either confidence or panic. A bust of President Case keeps watch over all who enter the library and all who leave. In between, lives are changed as knowledge is pursued. JH