When Lyndsay Squier started taking classes at CCV three years ago, she was full of doubt. She’d been told that she would never succeed in school. She was trying to get out of an unhealthy relationship. She wanted to go to college but wasn’t sure she could afford it. Beneath many layers of doubt, she also had a dream of going to law school.
Happy Summer! Classes are underway, the weather is fine, and we’re looking forward to a season of abundant learning. Enjoy our June roundup, and don’t forget to share your Notables at firstname.lastname@example.org!
For various reasons, I have been thinking about refugees a good deal lately. I come from Rutland and as many might know, over the past year the Rutland community has been preparing for, and then quickly not preparing for, Syrian refugees.
Spring semester has come to a close, and CCV is counting down the days to commencement! In this busy month’s roundup, we’re proud to share news that reflects the hard work, engagement, and curiosity of folks from around the state.
MONTPELIER, Vt. — 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 2:00 p.m. This year, nearly 500 students from across the state will be awarded associate degrees. Students representing all 14 Vermont counties […]
As promised, April is arriving with showers galore: rain, yes, along with buckets of good news too. This month, we’re recognizing many members of the CCV community who are using their creativity, hard work, and leadership to usher in some sunshine.
MONTPELIER, Vt. — Community College of Vermont (CCV) student Bryant Garrow has been selected as a 2017 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) New Century Scholar for achieving Vermont’s highest score in a nationwide Community College Academic Team competition. Garrow will be honored at PTK’s President’s Breakfast in New Orleans, Louisiana on April 24, and will be […]
Happy Spring! Er, we hope? Fickle weather aside, it’s certainly shaping up to be a prolific season full of great ideas, inspiring stories, and exemplary work from all corners of our CCV landscape. Happy reading, and don’t forget to share your Notables at email@example.com!
MONTPELIER, Vt. – This spring, Community College of Vermont (CCV) will launch its Certified Public Bookkeeper (CPB) program, which provides a nationally-recognized credential in the field of accounting. The program expands the reach of the College’s workforce education initiatives by providing additional pathways to employment while filling labor gaps in Vermont’s accounting industry. The […]
Café CCV, a biannual showcase of student artwork, was held at CCV-Rutland on December 9th. Over 70 students participated, displaying paintings, drawings, stained glass, ceramics, photography, and masks, and performing stand-up comedy.