Category Archives: CORE

Champlain College Students Explore Cuba During Spring Break

By Olivia Werenski ‘17/ Champlain College News While you were away at spring break either back at your hometown or at a stereotypical college destination like Cabo or Cancun, Miriam Horne’s CORE-320 Human Rights class took a week-long trip to Havana, Cuba to learn more about the country and its rich culture, as well as […]

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Champlain’s Inaugural Edible Books Festival

Thinking about an entry for Champlain’s Inaugural Edible Books Festival?  Dying to make clever literary puns with food?  Just looking for an excuse to play with phyllo dough, squid ink, and strawberry ganache? Please take a moment to submit your registration information so we can accurately assess the number of participants and plan accordingly. Please […]

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Champlain Core Colloquium Features Student Work

The Second Annual CORE Colloquium on April 16 at Champlain College at Aiken Hall.  The Champlain College Core held its second annual Core Colloquium at Aiken Hall on Monday, April 16. The Core curriculum at Champlain College merges two distinct approaches to traditional academics – comprehensive liberal arts program and interdisciplinary teaching and learning. The […]

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Vermont Campus Compact Highlights Community Based Professors

Champlain College Assistant Professor Miriam Horne is among a dozen or so  top Vermont college and university instructors featured on the Vermont Campus Compact’s new webpage highlighting community-based teaching, learning, research and classroom experiences. Miriam Horne of Champlain College The Vermont Campus Compact recently partnered with University of Vermont’s “Strategic Writing for Public Communications” service-learning […]

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‘Digital Jesus’ Author at Champlain

‘Digital Jesus’ Author Examines Online Christian Communities BURLINGTON, Vt. — University of Wisconsin- Madison Professor Robert Glenn Howard, a folklorist and digital media researcher, will discuss his new book, Digital Jesus on April 5 at 3:30 p.m. Champlain College’s Alumni Auditorium. His discussion will touch on topics of electronic communication, the rhetorical construction of self […]

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Double Feature at Champlain

Jay Craven and Howard Frank Mosher Coming to Champlain Filmmaker and author to discuss their work on “A Stranger in the Kingdom” By Darrien Marrazo ’11 / Champlain News (Burlington, VT) — Champlain College brings the Vermont-based feature film, A Stranger in the Kingdom, to Alumni Auditorium for an evening with the filmmaker Jay Craven […]

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After-Hours Intellectualism

Higher Ed /March 3, 2011By Mike KellyIn a recent essay published in Inside Higher Ed, Lee Burdette Williams draws attention to just how little we, on the faculty and administrative side of academia, actually know about our students outside of what we see of them on campus. She writes, “Our students are different people late […]

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