Community College of Vermont (CCV)-Rutland will host an information night on Wednesday, April 25 from 6-7:30 p.m. to discuss ways to save money on a college degree. Topics covered will include early college and dual enrollment opportunities for high school students, as well as direct admissions and other programs. Pizza will be provided.
The Vermont Technology Alliance is presenting a Lunch & Learn session featuring a panel discussion with leaders from Vermont tech companies that are providing services and products for the health and medical fields, Thursday April 19 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Vermont Community College in Winooski. Panelists will describe their businesses and how […]
Four Vermont Educational Opportunity Program alumna and several TRIO program staff recently attended the 38th annual National Policy Seminar in Washington D.C. TRIO Upward Bound alumna Shawna Hill and Natalee Deaette, and VSAC alumna Gail Trede and Chelsea Martin, all represented Vermont at this year’s annual event hosted by the Council for Opportunity in Education […]
Manufacturing Solutions Inc. of Morrisville has partnered with Community College of Vermont in offering a certified production technician training course for interested employees.
Paige Perkins is ready to get to work. She has been since she was a junior in high school. She is the kind of person who’s spent a lot of time thinking about what she wants to be when she grows up. “I always thought I wanted to be a forensic psychologist,” she says. “That […]
Belle Kidder was 14 when she took Introduction to College Studies at Fair Haven Union High School — she was the only freshman in the class. “When I signed up for the class I had no idea what I was getting myself into,” said Kidder, who had been homeschooled before joining the ICS class at […]
Today the Vermont State Colleges System received a grant of $25,000 from the TD Bank Charitable Foundation, the charitable arm of TD Bank, to fund financial literacy education at each of its colleges and universities. The grant continues TD Bank Charitable Foundation’s previous support for financial literacy activities within peer mentoring programs at Northern Vermont […]
Vermont is adding another program to its economic development tool box. The federal Opportunity Zones program awards developers with federal tax credits when they invest in economically stressed areas that meet certain criteria.
Almost 36 years ago to the day, a then-Stowe resident borrowed “Light In August” by William Faulkner. The book came back April 14, 2015, after having been checked out April 27, 1979. “I am a slow reader, but not that slow,” wrote the man, who mailed the book back with a note. “The book, which […]
The Vermont State Colleges System has adopted a new “Welcome Home” tuition policy making it easier for former Vermonters to return to the state and immediately qualify for in-state tuition at a college or university within the system. Under the new policy, adopted by the VSCS Board of Trustees on Saturday, any Vermonter who was […]