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Spartan Stadium to be renamed in honor of ex-pres. Dave Wolk
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December 7, 2017

Spartan Stadium to be renamed in honor of ex-pres. Dave Wolk

CASTLETON—The Vermont State Colleges System (VSCS) Board of Trustees announced Friday, Dec. 1, that Castleton University’s Spartan Stadium will be renamed Dave Wolk Stadium in honor of his 16 years of visionary service as University President.

Governor Phil Scott was on hand to read the official VSCS…

Karen Scolforo assumes presidency at Castleton University
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December 7, 2017

Karen Scolforo assumes presidency at Castleton University

CASTLETON—Karen M. Scolforo, Ed.D., has began her tenure as President of Castleton University. Officially, her first day at the helm was Dec. 4.

Scolforo is the fourth woman to lead the University since its founding in 1787, and the tenth president of the modern era….

Local News
October 25, 2017

REDC to celebrate Rutland County successes

RUTLAND—Rutland Economic Development Corporation (REDC) has announced the agenda for its 80th annual meeting, set for Thursday, Nov. 2, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Casella Theater at Castleton University. Governor Phil Scott will provide the keynote address.

“Through collaboration with many partners, our…

Local News
February 1, 2017

Castleton adds more downtown student housing

RUTLAND—Castleton University, in a continuing partnership with MKF Properties and Mark Foley, Jr., will expand its housing options in downtown Rutland to include apartments in the Gryphon Building at the corner of West Street and Merchants Row. The second floor of the building will be…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 22, 2016

Castleton offers refugee education course in Rutland

RUTLAND—Castleton’s ongoing support for the local Rutland Syrian refugee resettlement efforts continues in an academic setting as the university works to educate and support teachers and other social service practitioners who may work closely with the newly relocated refugee populations in schools or other educational…

News Briefs
November 2, 2016

Castleton University awarded $85,000 grant for integrative learning project

CASTLETON—This summer Castleton University was awarded $85,000 for year one of a three-year, $275,000 grant from the Davis Educational Foundation to enhance integrative learning on campus, according to an Oct. 19 news release. Labeled the Integrative Learning Project, the endeavor aims to amplify Castleton’s approach…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
October 12, 2016

Sen. Leahy to speak at REDC meeting

Thursday, Oct. 20 at 5 p.m.—RUTLAND—Rutland Economic Development Corp. has announced the agenda for its 79th annual meeting, set for Thursday, Oct. 20, 5-7 p.m. in the Casella Theater at Castleton University. Senator Patrick Leahy will provide the keynote address. “It has been an exciting…