New Student Orientation

  By: Matthias Baudinet      Yesterday (August 30th), the new student orientation began. Tons of incoming freshman and transfer students arrived on campus to finally move into college. Families came from all over the United States as well as the world to drop their student off at the school. Being a resident assistant, I helped…

New Athletes at GMC

  By: Matthias Baudinet      For the past week and a half athletes have been training extremely hard for their pre-season session. Seeing them run past my window as I had just woken up just tells you the determination and dedication that these student-athletes possess (I usually wake up between 6-6:30am). Being good friends with…

Eco league semester: By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman

This fall I will be registered as a student in Green Mountain College, but officially I will be spending the semester abroad at Prescott College in Arizona as an eco league student from GMC.  I arrived here two days ago by a plane flying out of Newark, NJ. I arrived in Phoenix, AZ where it…

Jazz Age Lawn Party- By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman

Right before I left for home I had the lovely chance to experience an event that occurs annually on Governors Island called the Jazz Age Lawn Party, which is essentially a modern day 1920s Great Gatsby revival. Picture an event with hundreds of people dressed up like they are from another era, not one person…

Bulletin Boards/Water Justice

                              by Krista Lee This is my third Fall coming to GMC for RA training. One of the responsibilities we have as RAs is to make a bulletin  board on our floors for our residents. THis is my final year at GMC…

Youth Assembly @ the UN Final Report- By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman

The last two weeks of this summer, I was blessed to have the opportunity to see the culmination of all of the work that myself and my fellow FAF interns had been putting in for the past few months. Upon moving into Pace University downtown where I would share the building with 600 international youth…

Australian Rules Football

  By: Matthias Baudinet      This summer I had the opportunity to play Australian Football. This is a sport that I have played in the past, but have not played for a really long time. Known as Australian Rules Football, Australian Football, Aussie Rules, football, or footy, this is the main code of “football” in…

Heartwarming GMC

  By: Matthias Baudinet      After arriving a few days ago in Poultney, I have found myself back at my second home. When I first came to Green Mountain College in the fall of 2011, I knew that it would be the start of a new adventure for me, but I never knew that I…

Youth Assembly @ the UN Photos- By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman

Above this blog- I will write about my final period of time working for the Friendship Ambassadors Foundation and my work as their Artistic Coordinator and Director. Here is a photo journal to accompany and explain that post. (this is myself and my team of interns at the main UN conference room that was used…

NYC Photo Journal #3 – By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman

Living in the city this summer has been an unbeliveable experience in so many ways. I’ve learned how to live on my own in one of the most intense cities in the world. Both socially, financially, and emotionally supporting myself- I’ve made the city my own. I’ve befriended so many people and reconnected with friends…

Senior Year

  By: Matthias Baudinet      Two days ago, I arrived on the Green Mountain College campus to start my last fall semester as an undergraduate. As my friend’s mother was driving me from New Hampshire to Poultney, Vermont, all I could think about while sitting in that car was that this will be my last…

My region: Alsace-Lorraine

  By: Matthias Baudinet      As I get ready to go back to Vermont to start my senior year of college, I think back about my home province in France. Of course, I have already left France this summer and I am currently in Florida. When I left France this summer to come to Florida…