Welsh Harvest Fest 2015

By Jimmy Dollard and Seraphina Mallon-Breiman   Last weekend at Green Mountain College- our annual Welsh Harvest Festival took place on and around our campus Cerridwen Farm! It was a day full of animals, good food, and smiles. From 1-4pm, Cerridwen Farm hosted musicians and music, food (homemade soups and pies and ciders!), lawn games…

Imprisoned Environmentalist

By: Jenna Ring     Well what do you know Bill Mckibben and American environmentalist, author and, founder of 350.org. Was arrested earlier last week in good old Burlington, Vermont. He was in jail for two days and followed another fifty-two protesters, who were arrested that day in Washington, D.C.  Mckibben stood in front of…

GMC Jams Episode #2

GMC Jams is a Series where different musicians at Green Mountain College play their instrument in front of a camera in different places around the school. In this episode of GMC Jams, we get to see two talented musicians play “Gentle On My Mind” by John Hartford. Andrew Poirier is on the guitar and vocals…

Geography! – Update on Workshop Series

By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman Last night’s course on Geography was the second night in a series of six social and academic workshops that I am facilitating for my Delicate Balance project here on GMC’s campus and for the greater Poultney Community. Last night the workshop participants were first lectured by Matt Osborn, History and Geography Professor…

Culture Isn’t a Costume

                                                                                                        By Jenna Ring               Halloween is one of Americas…

Photo Blog- Current GMC events!

By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman Over the past several weeks- the GMC community has been active and buzzing with various events, workshops and programs! As shown above, this past Sunday the GMC Student Senate traveled to Killington, VT for their weekly Sunday meeting to begin reaffirming its commitment to strengthening the community between the Poultney and Killington…

GMC Jams Episode #1

The GMC Social media team presents to you a new series named GMC Jams. In this series we showcase student musical talent. In this episode Devin plays in original song called “Medicine Man”

LOGIC – Workshop Series Update

By Seraphina Mallon-Breiman Last night began the Academic and Social Workshop series (that will continue for the next six weeks)! Our first presenter started us off with the topic of LOGIC and was taught by GMC professor Heather Keith. We spent the workshop discussing things like   creating good arguments avoiding logical fallacies (things that…

A Safer Zone at Green Mountain College

 by: Jenna Ring Transitioning from one living environment to another is of course a struggle for anyone. Transitioning into college can be especially difficult and sometimes there can even be safety issues involved. Many people around the world struggle with mental illness and a large percentage of them are college students. October is a great…

Seeds of Change Conference

by: Seraphina Mallon-Breiman This past weekend I had the opportunity to go home for fall break and attend a conference at the internationally acclaimed Omega Center for Sustainable Living called ‘Seeds of Change’. This conference has been held annually for the past few years with the intention to promote conversation and understanding of topics like…

Fall Break

by Jenna Ring This past weekend Green Mountain College students received the wonderful gift of fall break! Though I did not go home for fall break I traveled to Amherst, MA to visit some friends. As much as I love spending time in Poultney, especially in the fall, it’s nice to take a break from…