WATERVILLE — Colby College recently announced the following March events. All events are free and open to the public .

* “Roundtable: Varieties of Terrorism,” will be the topic at 7 p.m. Thursday in room 141, Diamond Building. Five Colby faculty members will share their perspectives on terrorism-related questions.

For more information, call Professor Lydia Moland at 859-4555.

* The documentary “All Children Left Behind: Public Education in America” will begin at 8 p.m. Thursday in the Pugh Center, Cotter Union. Gordon Fischer ’13 will screen the 30-minute documentary he made over Jan Plan about public education in America.

For more information, call Barbara Spangle at 859-5319.

* Colby Symphony Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Lorimer Chapel.

For more information, call Vivian Lemieux at 859-5671.

* A talk, “The Healthcare Debate: Perspectives from the American Hospital Association,” will begin at 7 p.m. Monday in room 122, Diamond Building.

The speaker will be Dr. John R. Combes, senior vice president of the American Hospital Association and president and chief operating officer of the Center for Healthcare Governance.

For more information, call Barbara Spangle at 859-5319.

* “Civil Society, Policy and the Environment: How Environ-mental Laws Sustain and Constrain Environmental NGOs in Ethiopia,” will be the topic at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 14, in the Fairchild Room, Dana Dining Hall. Assistant Professor Travis Reynolds focuses his research on international environmental policy and sustainable international development.

For more information, call Lia Morris at 859-5356.

* A talk, “Historical and Environmental Aspects of Arctic Resource Policy for the 21st Century,” will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 15, in room 5, Arey Building.

Policymakers and business people will discuss how global warming will enable exploitation of Arctic natural and mineral resources that are subject to great demand.

For more information, call Barbara Spangle at 859-5319.

* “Journey Into Climate,” will be discussed at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, in room 1, Olin Science Center. Paul Andrew Mayewski, director of the Climate Change Institute at the University of Maine, will share personal experiences of going to some of the Earth’s most remote and challenging places and the scientific discoveries he and his teams have made there.

For more information, call Lia Morris at 859-5356.

* “The Road Less Traveled: Medical Science and the Delivery of Healthcare to Women,” is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, in room 100, Lovejoy Building.

For more information, call Barbara Spangle at 859-5319.

* Noontime Art Talk: “Exploring a Chinese Official Scroll,” will begin at noon Wednesday, March 28, at the Colby College Museum of Art.

For more information. call 859-5600.

* “Egg-sploring Art,” is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday, March 31, at the Colby College Museum of Art and Freshwater Arts, in Waterville. The workshop will begin with a scavenger hunt in the Colby museum followed by an egg-decorating workshop at Freshwater Arts. This event is free and open to all ages, but attendance is limited and preregistration is required. To register, call 680-2055.

For more information, call 859-5600.

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