Category Archives: Announcements

Champlain Rejoins AASHE!

Campus Colleagues, We are happy to share with you that Champlain College is once again a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). AASHE is a non-profit 501(c)(3) membership organization that empowers higher education staff, faculty, administrators, and students to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation. […]

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Apply for the Linda Latham Scholarship to attend ACEEE’s Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings – Deadline: 3/22

Engage with a friendly community on energy issues as a Linda Latham Scholar!Deadline: March 22 ACEEE is accepting applications for the Linda Latham Scholarship to attend our dynamic 2022 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings in Pacific Grove, California, from August 21 through 26.We established the scholarship to honor Linda Latham, who served as ACEEE’s […]

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CSWD invites comments on proposed Ordinance amendments

Request for Comments and Notice of Public MeetingCSWD is currently considering a significant number of changes to the District’s Solid Waste Management Ordinance and we would like to hear what Chittenden County residents and businesses think about the draft Ordinance amendments. The District periodically updates its Ordinance for various reasons: to stay current and in line with state […]

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2022 Compost Changes

As of January 2022, only food scraps and a few select items* are accepted in compost bins around campus and the community. Due to high rates of contamination, the Chittenden Solid Waste District and other waste haulers are no longer accepting formerly ‘compostable’ cups and containers.  As CSWD notes, “These products pose many problems for […]

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AIGA VT 2022 Design Challenge: Call for Proposals

AIGA VT seeks proposals that investigate the voids that exist around us and consider what is missing from the fabric of our community. Voids can be physical, social, cultural, political, or psychological; tangible or intangible. Projects should engage critically with concepts of absence and emptiness, as they appear within Vermont, while generating potential ways to address these […]

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Champlain College Apiary Holiday Honey & Balm Sale

Hello! The Champlain College Apiary is pleased to announce another successful bee season. The 2021 honey harvest is now available for purchase online here. Orders can be placed through December 10th and picked up inside the front door of Aiken Hall (the Summit St entrance) through December 17th. For bulk orders, please contact me at kwolf@champlain.edu.   As always, our raw honey is […]

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