Tag Archives: Green Mountain College

Local News
May 2, 2018

Mustafa Santiago Ali to deliver GMC commencement address

POULTNEY—Green Mountain College President Robert Allen announced that Mustafa Santiago Ali, senior vice president of climate, environmental justice and community revitalization for the

Hip Hop Caucus, will deliver the commencement address, to be held Saturday, May 12.

Ali, a renowned speaker, trainer, and facilitator specializing…

“Dew of the Sea” opens Friday at GMC

Friday, April 27, 5 p.m.—POULTNEY—In the short and thankful words of poet Rupi Kaur, “Look down at your body, whisper, there is no home like you.” On April 27, “Dew of the Sea” by artist Rosemary Connelli will explore the celebration of self-love and the…

News Briefs
April 19, 2018

GMC receives top score for sustainability achievements

POULTNEY— Green Mountain College (GMC) has been recognized as the top baccalaureate performer by the Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). GMC’s 2018 STARS score of 81.82 is the highest score any baccalaureate institution has achieved.

STARS (Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating…

News Briefs
January 3, 2018

Lakes Region News Briefs

County farmers adapt with the times WELLS—The Larson Farm in Wells has changed from a large commercial dairy farm with 150 Holstein cows in 1993 to a smaller organic farm with 20 head of Jersey cows, some heifers, and 20 Devon beef cattle. Twelve years…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 8, 2017

GMC hosts fall open house, Thanks & Giving Day

Friday, Nov. 11— Green Mountain College (GMC) will hold an open house on Nov. 11, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., which gives prospects and parents the opportunity to experience GMC in person.

Highlights include campus, farm, and sustainability tours, providing insights into GMC’s commitment to sustainable…

News Briefs
August 16, 2017

Lakes Region News Briefs 8/16

By Lani Duke

Lake St. Catherine hosts loons for perhaps first time ever

POULTNEY— The Vermont loon population has spread now as far as Lake St. Catherine, Vermont Department of Fish & Wildlife Migratory Birds biologist John Buck told the Rutland Herald. He said that…

Local News
August 10, 2017

Green Mountain College to leave NCAA

POULTNEY— Green Mountain College President Bob Allen announced on Wednesday that the college’s athletic affiliation with the North Atlantic Conference and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) will end after the 2017-18 academic year.

Green Mountain is currently pursuing admittance into the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics…