Category Archives: Announcements

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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Intervale Food Hub: Now Offering Free Home Delivery to All of Burlington

Good food made easy: Choose your subscription options and sign up for the season. We’ll deliver right to your door every week. EAT WELL, FEEL GREAT Make delicious meals with helpful recipes & meal plans Support more than 30 Vermont farms & food businesses Enjoy organic and sustainable food, including vegetables, fruit, bread, eggs, cheese, […]

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How Champlainers can help Defeat the Peak – Tuesday & Wednesday

As part of its Defeat the Peak program, Burlington Electric has issued a peak day alert, encouraging members of the Burlington community to reduce their energy usage on Tuesday from 6:00-8:00pm. If together we hit our targeted amount of load reduction, community nonprofit Steps to End Domestic Violence will be awarded $1,000. Burlingtonians can lend a hand by […]

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Invite to VT Movement Builder Spokescouncil: The Vermont Climate Union

Calling all Vermont movement builders! The time has arrived for the inaugural gathering of a new statewide Climate Justice spokescouncil, The Vermont Climate Union.  You are warmly invited to join us for this long-anticipated event. If you would like to come, please fill out this doodle scheduling poll and come continue to build this movement […]

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Funding Available for Community Projects via AARP; Deadline: Oct. 6

AARP is pleased to announce our 2017 Community Action Sponsorship Program for Burlington, mini-grants of $500-$2,000 awarded to community projects focused on transportation, housing, accessibility, and community activities that foster multi-cultural and intergenerational connections in the Burlington area. As a way to encourage and support grassroots action to make Burlington a more livable city we aim […]

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CSWD launches grant program to fund innovations in recycling

This could be a great opportunity for an entrepreneurial Champlain student/team! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Williston, VT —   The Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) is launching a new grant program to help create or improve markets for hard-to-recycle products and packaging from Chittenden County. The Recycling Market Development Grant Program will invest up to a total of $30,000 into projects […]

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Fall Transportation Update

Your fall transportation update is as follows: Parking Permits will be available to order on August 2nd at champlain.thepermitstore.com. The free Zone 1 permit (for Lakeside and Metered Lots) and Disabled permits are now valid for a full year! No need to re-order for Spring. All other permits will remain “per semester” at this time. We have added a NEW […]

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