Author Archives: Christina Erickson

AASHE Bulletin – September 3rd edition

September 3, 2019 News | Opportunities | Resources | Events | Jobs Submit | Advertise News of the Week Washington Monthly Releases ‘Best Colleges for Student Voting’ List The Washington Monthly ranking represents their second year for measuring how well colleges encourage their students to vote, boosting democratic participation and civic engagement. The ranking is based on data from the National Study of Learning, Voting, […]

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Vermont Odyssey of the Mind always needs coaches

I think that our program would work well to partner with some of your students. What is Odyssey of the Mind? For more than 40 years, Odyssey of the Mind teaches students to learn creative problem-solving methods while having fun in the process. This S.T.E.M. based program generates excitement by tapping into creativity, and through […]

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REV2019: Registration is Now Open!

 ICYMI – Registration is OPEN for REV It Up: Empowering Energy Transformation! Join business professionals, regulators, and climate advocates from New England & Canada on October 10th & 11th in Vermont for the longest running (19 years!), largest, and most comprehensive renewable energy conference in the region. New this year, you can sign up for B2B connections.  Attend […]

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VT Interfaith Power & Light newsletter – September 2019

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News September 2019 In this newsletter: Registration for VTIPL’s Annual Conference Now Open! Congregational Sponsors of VTIPL’s Conference VTIPL’s Coordinator Retiring at End of Year Celebrate Sacred Waters at Shelburne Bay Park Sept. 7 Vision for Vermont Summit: Sept. 14, Bread Loaf Campus, Ripton Two Vermont Events during National […]

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AASHE’s 2019 Sustainable Campus Index

I’m excited to share that AASHE has released the 2019 Sustainable Campus Index (SCI), a publication that recognizes top-performing colleges and universities in 17 sustainability impact areas and overall by institution type, as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS). The report also highlights innovative and high-impact initiatives from institutions that submitted STARS reports […]

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Seeking a civic-minded student videographer

In past years, we have had Champlain work study students film Ward Neighborhood Planning Association meetings, which air on Channel 17. This year, I have a returning student who is able to film the Ward 4/7 meeting, but due to an evening class, he is not able to film Ward 6 meetings, which covers Champlain’s neighborhood and is held the […]

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Volunteer Connection listings – August 30th edition

United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Go to https://unitedwaynwvt.galaxydigital.com/. September 2, 2019 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist ON SCHEDULE – American Red Cross Blood Services is looking […]

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Champlain Earns STARS Silver

Good news to celebrate! Champlain College once again earned a Silver Rating from the AASHE STARS Program, in May 2019. As stated on their website, “The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.” This was the second submission from Champlain College […]

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