Category Archives: Announcements

THE FOUNDATION FOR GLOBAL SCHOLARS SCHOLARSHIP – deadline: January 7th

The Foundation for Global Scholars Scholarship is available in the 2019-2020 application cycle. The Foundation for Global Scholars, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, inspires and equips young adults to tackle global challenges through international experience, leadership skills and cultural competence. The organization as awarded over $2 million in financial assistance and supported over 2000 outstanding students from […]

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10% increase in youth voting in 2018 Mid Term Elections

CIRCLE, The Center for Information & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement, released an estimate of youth turnout, and all signs show a ten percent increase in voting rates among this cohort. Ten percent! Up from 21 percent in the 2014 midterms, Tuesday’s 31 percent youth turnout was the highest in at least a quarter century.   ********************************************************* Christina Erickson, PhD, Director […]

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Champlain College is represented at Project Green Challenge 2018 Championships

After 30 days of Project Green Challenge, where thousands of young people completed rigorous daily challenges around wide-ranging sustainability-related themes and acted upon a common passion for cultivating a healthy, just, thriving planet, 13 students were selected as PGC Finalists from 6,012 participants representing 742 high school and college campuses in the United States and 55 […]

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Champlain College Apiary Honey is Here! Online and in the IDX Atrium on Thursdays

Hello! The Champlain College Apiary has had another successful season, and we’re happy to offer up this year’s harvest while supplies last. We have beeswax lip balm, with a new and improved formula, and are now offering a burlap gift bag with jarred honey, lip balm, and a honey stick! Visit our purchase site for details. AND look […]

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Election Day is Tuesday, Nov 6th. Here’s what you need to know.

Don’t know who to vote for? Compare candidates with VTDigger’s 2018 election guide The Vermont general election is Tuesday, Nov. 6th. Here’s what you need to know about the candidates for governor, statewide races and the Legislature this midterm election. We put together this election guide to help you get to know the candidates better before you […]

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Green Mountain Transit’s Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenge

Green Mountain Transit Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenge We are challenging students to hop of the bus and explore their new home through a social media scavenger hunt.  Complete as many of the Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenges by Sunday, October 28, 2018; the student who completes greatest number of challenges wins an Apple Watch, Series 3.  The winner […]

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Early Voting in VT has begun + VT gubernatorial debate dates

Saturday 9/22/18 marked the official opening date for early and absentee voting in Vermont for the November 6th election. With the elections just around the corner, AARP wants to make sure you are informed on the issues that matter most to you. With that said, please find below a list of upcoming events for both […]

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