In the winter of 2017, Putney photographer Kate Cleghorn went to the Galapagos Islands to document the wildlife “that struggles to survive in an environment now being impacted by climate change and the pressures of a growing human population, as well as the continuing threats of invasive species.”
The National Marine Representatives Association awarded its 2017 NMRA Maritime Trades Scholarship of $3,000 to Rowan Schatz of Bennington, Vt. Established in 2008, the scholarship is given to an outstanding student pursuing education that will lead to a career in the marine industry. Schatz is a recent high school graduate and student at the Community […]
Dylan M. Lipman Sr., of Redmond, has graduated from the Community College of Vermont.
Vermont is a net importer of electricity. Every day, the state consumes significantly more electricity than is generated here (U.S. Energy Information Administration). This allows Vermonters to enjoy the benefits of electricity, without having to deal with many of the realities of electricity production. Recent developments in renewable energy are changing the geography of energy […]
The J. Warren & Lois McClure Foundation, a supporting organization of the Vermont Community Foundation, has announced $381,395 in grants for the 2017-18 school year to programs promoting career and college education for Vermonters with a focus on low-income students, first-generation college students, adult learners, and veterans. The McClure Foundation is guided by a vision […]
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), that a meeting of the Vermont Advisory Committee to the Commission will convene at 11 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 12, 2017 at Community College of Vermont, […]
The Community College of Vermont (CCV) will hold its 50th commencement ceremony at Norwich University’s Shapiro Field House in Northfield, Vermont on June 3, 2017. The ceremony will begin at 2 pm. This year, nearly 500 students from across the state will be awarded associate degrees. Students representing all 14 Vermont counties will be graduating […]
Mayor David Allaire said that good-paying jobs and economic development are on the top of his agenda for his first term serving in office at Rutland City Hall. The new Republican mayor said that the city, with the involvement of the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce and Rutland Economic Development Corp., recently hired Mondo Mediaworks […]
The Vermont Technology Alliance is presenting a Lunch & Learn session featuring a panel discussion on tech job recruiting in Vermont, Friday, May 19, noon to 2 p.m. at the Community College of Vermont.
Finding work for unemployed and underemployed young Vermonters, while filling positions for needy businesses, is the goal of the second annual Jobs for Youth Fair, to be held Thursday in Burlington. Mayor Miro Weinberger today joined Vermont Department of Labor Deputy Commissioner Michael Harrington, Chittenden County State’s Attorney Sarah George, Spectrum Youth and Family Services […]