NEW LONDON, N.H. — Colby-Sawyer recently welcomed the following local students to campus, including first-year students and the college’s first cohort of graduate students set to earn a master’s of science in nursing:

Samantha Eaton of Saco, Class of 2020, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in health promotion; Cassandra Lewis of South Berwick, Class of 2020, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in biology; Alexandra Jones of Cape Neddick, Class of 2020, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in child development; Amanda Couture of South Berwick, Class of 2020, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing; and Talia Audley of Kennebunk, Class of 2018, pursuing a master’s of science in nursing.