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Isabella McShea '20 has lived in the Synergy House for the past two years. The Synergy Program consists of two themed houses for students who are passionate about sustainability and wish to challenge themselves to live intentionally in order to reduce their impact on the planet. In the video, residents hold a study break, where they enjoy one another's company over books, papers, and freshly baked cookies.
Saúl Maravilla '19 is an inaugural graduate of the Bridge Scholars Outdoor Leadership Program. In the video, he leads a group of students on a hike through Garden of the Gods under a new initiative called "Rookies in the Rockies," which seeks to show that anyone, regardless of background and skill level, can partake in activities to enjoy the outdoors.
Mason Bergh '19 is just the seventh Colorado College hockey player in the last 50 years to be a team captain for two seasons and is the active leader in career scoring for Colorado College with 87 points (41 goals and 46 assists). In the video, Bergh and his teammates practice in The Broadmoor World Arena.
Jean Lee is an assistant professor of Environmental Studies. She just completed her third year as a Bridge Scholars Program faculty member. In the video, she hosts Bridge Scholars in her home for a Thanksgiving meal. Professor Lee often hosts her Environmental Studies and Bridge Program students in her home.
Theo Merrill '19 has been active in Theatre Workshop throughout his entire CC career. He has been a member of TWIT (Theatre Workshop Improv Troupe) since his sophomore year. In the video, Merrill rehearses and performs with his TWIT team members during their popular end-of-the-block performance.
The music was composed by Wes Braver ’14 and is based on "Sleigh Ride" by Leroy Anderson and the Colorado College Alma Mater "O Colorado College Fair," written in 1953 by Charles Hawley ’54 and Professors Earl Juhas and Albert Seay.
Produced by RACHEL SAN LUIS '10
Camera: RACHEL SAN LUIS '10 | CHRIS PLEASANCE '21 | SAM WANG '20
Gaffer: LILA SCHMITZ '18
Editors: RACHEL SAN LUIS '10 | MADDIE McCANN '19| ZOEY ZHOU '20 | CHRIS PLEASANCE '21
Music: WES BRAVER '14