Tag Archives: Castleton

VSAC helps families plan for college—for free

Saturday, April 1, 9:30 a.m.—CASTLETON—Thousands of Vermont students and parents have gotten a leg up on college planning through VSAC’s College Pathways events. Get the same help they did by registering now for one of the Vermont Student Assistance Corp.’s College Pathways events, featuring a…

Got a good gobble? Turkey callers wanted!

Registration due April 1 CASTLETON—Kehoe Conservation Camp in Castleton will be alive with the sounds of wild turkeys as the 12th annual Bart Jacob Memorial Youth Turkey Calling Contest gets underway there on April 8. The competition, co-sponsored by the Oxbow Mountain 4-H Club of…

Castleton president to leave in December
Local News
March 15, 2017

Castleton president to leave in December

 By Evan Johnson

CASTLETON—Castleton University’s longest-serving president is looking forward to his next venture. Dave Wolk announced at a campus assembly last week that he will step down in December after serving for 16 years.

“I want to go out on a high,” he said…

News Briefs
March 1, 2017

Castleton video festival seeks high school talent

CASTLETON—Castleton University, in partnership with Vermont PBS, invites Vermont high school students to participate in the 22nd annual Castleton Videofest.

High school students throughout Vermont and the surrounding area are encouraged to enter submissions in any of four categories: documentary, experimental/animation, narrative fiction, and public…

Local News
March 1, 2017

​Meet the Castleton candidates

Local members of the League of Women Voters of Vermont sent the following questions to every candidate on the Castleton ballot. Their responses are published here. Voting will be at Castleton Fire Hall on Tuesday, March 7, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

LIBRARY TRUSTEE:…

Local colleges host spring job fairs

Annual events showcase employment and education opportunities

CASTLETON, POULTNEY—The Castleton University career services office will host the annual Spring Career and Graduate School Fair Monday, March 20, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Spartan Athletic Complex.

A variety of companies and graduate school representatives will be…