Senator Patrick Leahy (D), Senator Bernie Sanders (I) and Representative Peter Welch (D) Wednesday announced that Vermont Rural Ventures will receive $60 million in federal tax credits to spur economic development projects throughout the state. Congress established the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program in 2000 to spur private investment in economic development projects in […]
In April 2009, there were 361,200 people in Vermont’s labor force – an all-time high. Today we have 15,540 fewer workers. If nothing changes, in about 7 years there could be one working Vermonter for each person who is not in the labor force. If you exclude the Burlington area, we’re about four years away […]
Middlebury’s other college, the Community College of Vermont, celebrated its new look after completion of major building renovation at the campus’ 10 Merchants Row location. An open house for the community was held Feb. 5 to mark the occasion.
The director of student life will retire after 39 years at UVM at the end of this year. Pat Brown has many memories from his years from “rock n roll shows at the gym to student protests on Waterman,” he said.
Manufacturing Solutions, Inc (MSI), a full-scale contract manufacturing, logistics, and commercial properties leasing company based in Morrisville, recently partnered with Community College of Vermont (CCV) in offering a Certified Production Technician (CPT) training course for interested employees.
At the Community College of Vermont, the President’s List honors full-time students who earned a 4.0 GPA; the Dean’s List recognizes full-time students with a 3.5-3.995 GPA. Paula Seamans of Middletown Springs and Emma Kerson of Pawlet made the President’s List. On the CCV Dean’s List were Tiffan Saltis of Castleton, Devon Harding of Fair […]
In addition, Community College of Vermont recently announced that full-time students Joseph Alford and Winter Jackson of Rutland made its President’s List with GPAs of 4.0. On the CCV Dean’s List, with GPAs of 3.5 to 3.99 were Morgan Turnbaugh of North Clarendon, Holly McLennan of Wallingford, and Isaiah Coltey and Lydia May of West […]
Vermonters of all ages are invited to attend a presentation about Vermont’s timber rattlesnakes on March 8 in Rutland. The presentation will be held at the Community College of Vermont, 60 West Street, Rutland from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
CCV United Faculty opened negotiations with the Community College of Vermont Administration for their first contract on Wednesday after organizing more than 500 faculty into their union. Members of the CCV United Faculty Bargaining Committee met at the Vermont Statehouse before the first meeting with the Administration to share their goals for their contract and […]
Vermont lawmakers want public input on the governor’s proposed state budget. House and Senate appropriation committees are holding public hearings around the state on Monday, Feb. 12.