Thanks & Giving: What Students Did to Celebrate Thanksgiving at GMC

By Binh Bui’14Last Tuesday, November 19th, a dedicated group of Green Mountain College (GMC) students, who were led by Jensen Morgan ’14 and José Gálvez Contreras ’11, GMC’s Outreach Coordinator, collaborated with each other and residents of Poultney to organize the first Annual Day of Poultney Thanks & Giving. Through this event, all GMC community, … More Thanks & Giving: What Students Did to Celebrate Thanksgiving at GMC

A Semester in the Woods: GMC Fall Block Immersion Semester for Adventure Education Students

By Katie Bode What is “Fall Block?” A semester long course that includes learning and honing new skills as an adventure educator, to practice and develop both in field and classroom settings. This is a semester where students can advance their group management skills, work on expedition planning, and enhance their human, outdoor, and education … More A Semester in the Woods: GMC Fall Block Immersion Semester for Adventure Education Students

Transforming Where We Live: Our Homes, Culture, and Economy

By: Krista Shugart “Permaculture is a key element in my personal ethos. It is an invaluable tool for organizing thoughts and designing practical alternatives to mainstream culture and economics ranging in scale from a quarter acre property to the neighborhood and beyond. Outreach and advocacy for economic and social alternatives to the mainstream has become … More Transforming Where We Live: Our Homes, Culture, and Economy

Trans and Womyn’s Action Camp

By Krista Shugart Four Green Mountain College students attended TWAC (Trans and Womyn’s Action Camp) last month in Maine. “This {TWAC} is a movement focused on uniting, supporting, and inspiring womyn and trans activists against patriarchy, oppression, and exploitation in defense of our communities and ecosystems. The whole weekend is planned by and for folks … More Trans and Womyn’s Action Camp