Eleanor Tison & The Social Justice Film Series

by Krista Lee Eleanor Tison is a professor for the Sociology/Anthropology and Sustainable Agriculture Program here at GMC as well as a loved and active community member of Poultney. This semester as an extension of the Food Justice class she is teaching, Eleanor created a Food Justice Documentary Film Series that happens every other week … More Eleanor Tison & The Social Justice Film Series

Food Justice

by Krista Lee Eleanor Tison organized a group of students to attend a film screening at the University of Vermont in Burlington on Wednesday evening. This was a part of the class “Food Justice” that Eleanor Tison is teaching this semester, and two members of Activism Club came to the event as well. The free event … More Food Justice

Highlighting Students: Junior at Green Mountain College

by Krista Lee Swe Zaw Oo is Junior at Green Mountain College studying Sustainable Business and will complete her degree in 2016.  She heard about GMC through a friend who graduated from GMC in 2011. Swe was drawn to the community-oriented aspects of the college and how there is a strong foundation for leadership development.  … More Highlighting Students: Junior at Green Mountain College

Vessel Film Screening at GMC

by Krista Lee Last Thursday, students gathered in the coffeehouse to watch the documentary film “Vessel.” This was the first “Documentary Thursday” of the semester by Activism@GMC. The student activist organization paired with the organization “Advocates for Youth” for this film screening. The documentary discusses the topic of reproductive justice and abortion access globally. It … More Vessel Film Screening at GMC