Not many things get a group of people to gather at 7:00 AM to go spend their time outside on a damp and cold November day, but for Vermont’s hardcore birders a chance to see late migrating raptors and waterfowl is all the motivation they need. On Saturday, November 5th The Mascoma Audubon Society … More Mascoma Audubon Chapter Field Trip
“At GMC there are so many ways to practice sustainability.” Students at Green Mountain College demonstrate their values of social and environmental sustainability every day! Devin Balcacer, ’18, is just one example. Through his work in the Sustainability Office, Devin explains how he’s #LivingtheMission
In his book Don’t Think of an Elephant!, George Lakoff cites “social and political conditions [that lead to] cultures of despair” as potential sources of radicalization for, in this case, Islamic terrorists. The idea that geopolitics and its immediate effects on the lives of Muslims could be the cause of their radicalization is a type … More U.S. Complicity in the Radicalization of Islamic Terrorists
In the next few weeks, you will see a series of posts about wildlife areas categorized by region. Here is the first: Buckner Preserve The Helen W. Buckner preserve located at Bald Mountain in West Haven Vermont houses 11 rare animal species, 18 species of rare plants and 10 distinct plant community types. The … More Wildlife Areas: Lower Champlain Valley
In this green place, the InterCultural Club (ICC) is committed to providing the Green Mountain College community with cross-cultural experiences by fostering inclusion and respect for all. The ICC also enhances and enriches the experience of the entire student body by providing opportunities to engage and educate the campus as a whole on issues related … More InterCultural Club Video
In Green Mountain College, the purpose of the Equestrian Club is to educate members and the public about horses and the art of horsemanship as well as to support and encourage people with an interest in equines. The club provides an opportunity for students to interact with horses and to promote charitable endeavors for the … More Equestrian Club Video
This year’s fall prom was sponsoring by Residential Life, the Campus Programming Board and Student Senate in Green Mountain College (GMC). It was 50* outside, 20 to 30 college students dressed up, holding their partners or friends’ hands, and dancing in the light at the Bogue Movement Studio, starting from 9:00 until midnight. People dressed up … More Prom Night
“United we stand, divided we fall. It’s hard to argue against that time worn motto. It’s easy, however, to argue over what we should stand united for. Both John Adams and George Washington offered grave warnings about allowing a two party system. Alas, the two parties have divided us for centuries now. Divide and conquer … More “United we stand, divided we fall.