Tag Archives: Green Mountain College

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…

Farmer Olympics return for third year
August 2, 2017

Farmer Olympics return for third year

POULTNEY— Teams of farmers from all over Vermont will come together Wednesday, Aug. 2 at Cerridwen Farms on the Green Mountain College campus in Poultney to compete in a wide range of events designed to challenge farmers’ field skills at the third annual Farmer Olympics,…

August 2, 2017

Man burglarizes cars at college

Police arrested a Poultney man on night of Sunday, Aug. 30 for breaking into cars on the campus of Green Mountain College.

On Sunday evening at around 11 p.m., troopers from the state police Rutland Barracks responded to a report from GMC security that a…

News Briefs
August 2, 2017

Lakes Region News Briefs

Fair Haven considers F&W purchase, looking at stormwater

FAIR HAVEN— The Vermont Department of Fish & Wildlife (VTF&W) intends to buy 281.4 acres of land next to Kehoe Green Mountain Camp, Jane Lazorchak, VTF&W  land acquisition coordinator, told the Fair Haven Select Board July 18….

News Briefs
December 7, 2016

GMC students to present sustainable vision for the north country

POULTNEY—Seventeen Green Mountain College students and four faculty members spent the fall semester studying the social, economic and environmental dynamics affecting the north country region in Vermont and the Adirondack region of New York. Their culminating project, a comprehensive vision for building sustainable, resilient communities…

Green Mountain College sings holiday spirits
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 30, 2016

Green Mountain College sings holiday spirits

Saturday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m.—POULTNEY—The Green Mountain College choirs and chamber ensemble will present the annual spirited holiday concert on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. in Ackley Hall. This popular event will offer lively music for the season and provide opportunities for the…

News Briefs
November 22, 2016

Eagles set to soar to new heights in 2016-17

POULTNEY—The future is now for the Green Mountain College women’s basketball team. With a roster comprised of virtually all sophomores and freshmen, the team has gelled over the past four weeks and is set to begin a new era of Eagles basketball as the team…