Best Roommates by Asad Sohail!

I am senior and this is my last semester at Green Mountain College. I study Sustainable Business with couple minors in Economics and Communications. I love my major, minors, professors and classes. I played soccer. I loved my coach and teammates. I have been involved with Student Senate and currently I am the Student Body…

The Two Oxen: Bill and Lou!

The Two Oxen: Bill and Lou! GMC decided to slaughter the two oxen that we have at the farm. Many people did not agree with this decision. They asked the school to stop slaughtering them because they have worked for the school for over ten years and it is unfair to slaughter them and to…

Student Senate

Salaam to all, Asad is back. I am senior this year and it has been really busy semester so far. I have not been able to write a single article this semester. This is my first one. I hope you like reading it. Besides the upper level classes, I am the Student Body President this…

Asad met Vermont Legislators

Asad met Vermont Legislators             In mid February I was honored to join President Paul Fonteyn, Provost Bill Troop, Vice-President for Enrollment Robert Gould and CFO Joe Manning for a breakfast with Rutland Legislators. After breakfast, Paul, Joe and I visited Vermont Senate and House. The occasion of the trip was to have breakfast with legislators…

Asad met Vermont Senator Peter Galbraith!

The Rotary Club Community Dinner  Poultney Rotary Club had its yearly community dinner on East Room of Green Mountain College on Saturday, March 24, 2012. This community dinner started in 2005 and has been continuing as a tradition to raise funds to support Poultney High School and Elementary School. President of Green Mountain College Paul…

Harvard National Model UN, February 15-19, 2012

Harvard National Model UN, February 15-19, 2012 It is an honor to lead International Awareness Club because it is providing many useful opportunities and conferences to GMC students. New York City and Harvard National Model UN Conferences are part of IAC. I went to Harvard National Model UN with six other GMC students in February…

What do Green Mountain College students do on the weekends?

What do Green Mountain College students do on the weekends?             I am not biased and do not exaggerate the facts about the free outdoor and advantageous trips for Green Mountain College students on the weekends and holidays. Green MAP (Green Mountain Adventure Programming) leads groups of students to Killington to ski on the weekends….

A Farm on Camus! You Cannot Believe This??

  Cerridwen Farm             Green Mountain College has a farm! What does that mean? It means that unlike other colleges and universities, Green Mountain College has a highly diverse and productive farm located right on campus and open to all students interested in helping to manage the farm or volunteer to…

ELA is not all about Environment/Asadullah Sohail

One of the Four Core ELA Classes at GMC Students are required to take four environmental liberal art core classes before they graduate from Green Mountain College. Many might think that these four classes are all about sustainability and environment. Well, Dimensions is about philosophy and science. I took this class on my sophomore year…

Social and Environmental Changes at Green Mountain College by Asadullah Sohail

 Social and Environmental Changes at Green Mountain College     We are living in a century that hatred, prejudice and religious conflicts and environmental problems are constantly challenging and threatening us. There are conflicts among nations, countries, religious and ethnic groups. It is because of misunderstandings, stereotypes, corrupted political leaders and few ignorant people. The reason…

The opportunity to become a leader by Asadullah Sohail

The opportunity to become a leader        Besides the academics at Green Mountain College; extracurricular activities are a great opportunity for students to practice and develop their leadership skills.  There are over thirty student led clubs on campus and they are open for everybody. Getting involved in these clubs will help students to…