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Champlain’s Mini Castle, McDonald Hall

Did you know that Champlain College has its own mini castle on campus? The distinctive Romanesque Revival–style architecture of McDonald Hall was designed by W. R. B. Wilcox in 1897 for banker Charles P. Smith and his family. A carriage house was also constructed on the property around the same time. Charles Smith’s grandson, Frederick […]

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Scott Stevens, Math Professor, Dean, Author, Tech Enthusiast

The next Saturday Shout Out goes out to Scott Stevens, the Dean of the Division of Information Technology and Sciences (ITS). Previously, he was a Professor of Mathematics and the Mathematics Coordinator at Champlain College, and before that, he was a research mathematician with a focus on programming and using technology and software to model […]

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Champlain’s First Residence Building, Jensen Hall

Did you know that before 1965, Champlain students didn’t have an on-campus residence hall? Instead, they boarded with local families while completing their studies. To fix this, Champlain purchased the building that is now Jensen Hall. This beautiful, shingle-style house was built in 1888 by Burlington architect A. B. Fisher as a summer home for […]

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Lindsey Godwin, Professor, Pragmatic Optimist, Firm Believer in Positive Education

Our first Saturday Shoutout goes to Lindsey Godwin, Professor (and Endowed Chair of Management) in the Robert P. Stiller School of Business, as well as the 2018 recipient of the Edward Phelps Lyman Professorship award. She is also the Academic Director of Champlain’s David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry, and a firm believer in […]

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Move-In Survival Guide

It’s the final countdown! First year students, as well as returning students, are busy packing for the fast approaching Orientation and returning student move in weekend. To help them narrow down the items to pack (and the items to leave at home), we’ve created this handy move-in survival guide. We can’t wait to welcome you/welcome […]

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TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF(IE): JASON LUCAS

Jason Lucas, ‘21 // Game Production Management // Acton, MA You’ve created a fun, eccentric course at Champlain. What is it? “Caring for your Pet Rock.” What’s your Netflix binge series? Codename: Kids Next Door. Don’t even know if it’s on Netflix, but it was my favorite cartoon growing up. Binged it all on YouTube […]

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TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF(IE): SHANNON WOLFRUM

The enthusiasm in the Class of 2021 Facebook page is off the charts, so we decided to bring back our “Tell Us About Yourself(ie)” series, which will highlight profiles of incoming students in the Class of 2021 from now until August Orientation. If you are a member of Champlain’s Class of 2021 and are interested […]

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TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF(IE): FAITH SCARBOROUGH

The enthusiasm in the Class of 2021 Facebook page is off the charts, so we decided to bring back our “Tell Us About Yourself(ie)” series, which will highlight profiles of incoming students in the Class of 2021 from now until August Orientation. If you are a member of Champlain’s Class of 2021 and are interested […]

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TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF(IE): ABS HARROP

The enthusiasm in the Class of 2021 Facebook page is off the charts, so we decided to bring back our “Tell Us About Yourself(ie)” series, which will highlight profiles of incoming students in the Class of 2021 from now until August Orientation. If you are a member of Champlain’s Class of 2021 and are interested […]

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