Category Archives: Announcements

Upcoming Burlington Candidate Forums

For those who are interested, here are some opportunities to learn more about candidates for local BTV elections in advance of Town Meeting Day on Tuesday, March 6. Still need to get registered to Vote?  You can use Champlain’s TurboVote account or the State of Vermont form here. General information about the March 6th Election, including sample ballots, can be found […]

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United Way of Northwest Vermont – Volunteer Connection Listings

United Way of Northwest Vermont – Volunteer Connection Listings Week of December 25, 2017 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist GIVE THE GIFT OF TIME! United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection search platform connects you to hundreds of volunteer needs with local nonprofits. Go to www.unitedwaynwvt.galaxydigital.com or contact us at volctr@unitedwaynwvt.org or 860-1677 to find a more needs. […]

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Voice your opinion on what would help stabilize Burlington’s neighborhoods

I hope you can join us and voice your opinion on what would help stabilize Burlington’s neighborhoods.  You are invited (and send this others too): Interactive Community Open House Tues., Dec. 12th Join us anytime between 3 and 7 PM City Hall, Contois Auditorium Please give us your reaction to work completed so far on a […]

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EHS 100 Partners with Howard Center for a Donation Drive (T/TH of Finals Week)

My EHS 100 class partnered with Jen Colman to craft a donation drive for the Howard Center. Jen  spoke to my class a few weeks ago. The students learned how the Center functions and sustains itself. Needless to say, the success of the Center relies heavily upon its community’s support… yes, that includes US! A […]

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Champlain College’s Civic Action Plan Next Steps

Dear Colleagues,   We are excited to share an update with our community on Champlain College’s Civic Action Plan. As you may recall, in 2016 President Laackman signed on to Campus Compact’s 30th Anniversary Action Statement, a declaration of shared commitment to the public purposes of higher education. More than 450 institutional leaders have now […]

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How YOU can use the Green Revolving Fund  – Next Proposal deadline is November 1, 2017

What is the GRF?  Primarily a fund that supports energy efficiency projects here on campus, BUT also has a portion available for projects proposed by Champlain College community members. The GRF aims to fund projects that: Promote awareness and understanding of sustainability in education, campus culture and behavior Directly or indirectly reduce Champlain’s environmental impact […]

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2018 Environmental Awareness Scholarship

COURTESY OF AIR DUCT CLEANING DENVER   We are excited to announce the details of our 2018 Environmental Awareness Scholarship Essay contest as part of the Air Duct Cleaning Denver scholarship program. We’ve expanded eligibility to students outside of Colorado this year, so Champlain College students will have the opportunity to compete for the following cash scholarship […]

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