Tag Archives: Green Mountain College

‘This is my home’
January 30, 2019

‘This is my home’

Photo by Katy Savage

For transfer students Claire Sherman, Kaleigh Kennedy and Serena McKenzie this semester will be their last.

November 8, 2018

Green Mountain College suspends men’s lacrosse

POULTNEY— Green Mountain College is indefinitely suspending its intercollegiate men’s lacrosse program, effective immediately.

Limited participation in men’s lacrosse has been a trend over several years at the college and has culminated in a roster that falls well short of what is required to compete…

Local News
August 1, 2018

Student found dead in river

Staff report

POULTNEY—A Green Mountain College student was found dead in the Poultney River July 30, police said.

Fuquan Ford, 20, of Albany, N.Y., was pronounced dead at the scene after police received a report of an unresponsive man partially submerged in the Poultney River,…

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…