Who’s behind #Greenmtncollective?

by Natalie House   For their Delicate Balance Project, students Russell Stone and Daniel Schechner have created an outlet for folks to share their photography on one platform. The “Green Mountain College Collective” uses the hashtag #greenmtncollective on Instagram to create a dymanic album of work by students and members of the greater Poultney area….

First Ever Student-Led Community Conversation

By: Matthias Baudinet & Natalie House     On November 12th, 2014 the GMC Student Senate organized the fall 2014 Community Conversation. The Community Conversation is a platform that allows anyone in the greater GMC community to attend a discussion about community issues, problems, concerns, and then relaying all of those to the appropriate department heads…

Freshman Impressions: Miranda Bailey-Russomano

By: Matthias Baudinet       For my last and final “Freshman Impressions” piece I conducted a short interview with Miranda Bailey-Russomano. Miranda is a freshman from Bridgeport, Connecticut and has a strong academic interest in women’s studies. She is also very interested in adventure recreation and feminism. Miranda is part of a large freshman…

Talent Show at GMC!

by Krista Lee Students gathered in the Gorge on Friday night for the Green Mountain College fall talent show. All couches were filled with supportive and encouraging students who enjoyed watching their classmates perform, sing, juggle, and play instruments. Talent shows are great community builders, and give students a chance to find out new things…

Freshman Impressions: Mollie O’Hara

By: Matthias Baudinet This week I interviewed Mollie O’Hara from Massachusetts. Mollie was on the women’s varsity soccer team this season, and is person full of kindness, passion, and humor. Mollie is a good friend of mine, and she always seems to know how to make people laugh no matter how sad or upset they…

Orgasms, Power Dynamics, & Purity – By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman

WOMEN AND MEN EVERYWHERE- Interested in helping de-mistify sex culture? Like the idea of generating some honest and positive information on what’s actually going on with people’s sexuality? Want to change the world and help more people feel more sexually empowered? Please take this anonymous survey that myself and a few classmates created for a…

Green Mountain College helps “Carry The Weight”

by Krista Lee On October 29, 2014 Green Mountain College joined with schools around the country for a national day of solidarity against sexual and domestic assault. My delicate balance project this year is approaching reproductive justice in a comprehensive way  through education and involvement. So far my project has consisted of the consent play…

Help Empower Women! By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman

For centuries, our society has very purposefully shaped women’s minds and identities, but now we have proceeded by shaping their individual body shapes as well. The way women think about themselves is formed by the manipulative marketing they are subjected to, creating feelings of internalized negative self-worth and an increased feeling of ease in oppressing…