As the historically low unemployment rate continues to sustain a candidate-driven market, it is important for employers to consider the needs and wants of their employees if they are to attract new talent, retain existing talent, and avoid costly turnover of talent. The job landscape is as competitive as I have ever seen, so much […]
The Community College of Vermont faculty voted to unionize Thursday. American Federation of Teachers Vermont, or AFT, the union representing faculty in the rest of the Vermont State Colleges, announced late Thursday afternoon that CCV’s teachers had voted to join them.
Employees at the Community College of Vermont will unionize. Four-hundred-and-thirty-five CCV faculty members voted and 300 wanted to join AFT Vermont. AFT Vermont represents all of the other public faculty in Vermont, including the faculty at the University of Vermont and the Vermont State Colleges. The union would cover about 540 faculty members at CCV’s […]
Zachary Mayo of Jeffersonville was named to the summer dean’s list and James Fitzgerald of Cambridge was named to the summer student honors list at the Community College of Vermont.
SCHOOL NEWS Community College of Vermont students named to the summer 2017 honors list include: Melissa Thompson, of Brandon; Joshua Ferguson, of Castleton; Russell Flowers, of Center Rutland; Tara Barber, Rachel Lavoie, Chanyiah Lawrence, Erin Sullivan, all of Middlebury; Heather Reinbold, of Rutland.
Alyssa Kelly was named to the summer honors list at the Community College of Vermont in Montpelier, Vt.
Marlboro College President Kevin F F Quigley has been named to the New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) by Vermont Gov Phillip B. Scott. Before joining Marlboro, Quigley served as Peace Corps country director in Thailand, and as president and CEO of the National Peace Corps Association, a global alumni organization for the more […]
Vermont Technical College unveiled its new Advanced Mobile Manufacturing Lab at the Manufactured in Vermont trade show, Sept. 27, at the Champlain Valley Expo Center in Essex Junction. The lab will bring a mobile laboratory and teachers to all corners of the state that will focus on developing skills needed in today’s high-tech manufacturing industry.
Senator Bernie Sanders is inviting Vermont high school students and their families to join him at two college fairs on Saturday, Oct. 7 at Lyndon State College (link is external) and Saturday, Oct. 14 at Castleton University (link is external). Vermont colleges, universities, and certificate and apprenticeship programs will be on hand to describe the […]
A public forum Tuesday at the Community College of Vermont’s campus in Rutland will give area residents a chance to share their ideas about how Vermont can use natural resources, like mountains and woods, that draw tourists to strengthen the economy. The local meeting of the Vermont Outdoor Recreation Economic Collaborative, or VOREC, will be […]