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Champlain Opens S.M.A.R.T. Space Just In Time For Family Weekend

By: Olivia Werenski ‘17, Champlain College News Champlain College’s S.M.A.R.T. space (Study Mentors And Resource Tutors) had its grand opening to students this past Monday, and I had the pleasure of being able to attend the event and learn what it’s all about. As a student, I remember hearing about the different kind of labs […]

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Mango Languages: Your Free Passport

By: Olivia Werenski ‘17/ Champlain College News While taking a peak of Champlain’s library homepage, I noticed something small off to the side. It had a photo and the title of “Studying Abroad Soon?” Actually, yes. I planned to study abroad in Dublin during spring semester of my upcoming year. This sparked my curiosity. It […]

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#ChampRides Kicks off This Wednesday!

By: Olivia Werenski ‘17/ Champlain College News The Champlain Transportation and Parking department is proud to announce the addition of the ChampRides program to its offerings. This program is a free bike sharing network for students and faculty. Champlain has purchased seven new bikes (to be named). There are a mix of city bikes, mountain […]

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Reading For Fun Again : Top 10 Books All Incoming Freshman Should Read

By: Olivia Werenski ‘17/ Champlain College News Now that you’ve graduated high school, you thought that your days of summer reading were over, right? Well, they shouldn’t be! Think about the last time you read a book for FUN. That’s what these books aim to do, while also giving you a bit of insight into […]

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Champlain Set To Host Women’s Empowerment Symposium

Jasmine Rand, Lawyer for Trayvon Martin Family to Give Keynote Speech BURLINGTON, Vt. (3/27/15) — Champlain College  will hold its first Women’s Empowerment Symposium on Monday, April 6 from 2:30 to 7 p.m. The keynote speaker Jasmine Rand, was previously the lawyer to the Trayvon Martin family. Rand will talk about  “Girl Power: Fostering a […]

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Tell Us About Yourself(ie): President Don Laackman

By:Olivia Werenski ’17/Champlain College News Over the course of the summer, the Class of 2018 Facebook group for incoming students to Champlain has been jam packed with students bubbling with excitement regarding the upcoming school year, so we’ve decided to use it to our advantage. Our new Tell Us About Yourself(ie) series will be a […]

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Champlain Books Launches Pre-Sale Campaign For First Time Author Tim Brookes

BURLINGTON, VT: First-Time Author by Tim Brookes, director of the Professional Writing Program at Champlain College and author of 13 previous books, is a must-have resource for writers embarking on a first work of fiction or nonfiction. This collection of wisdom comes from Brookes’ own experiences with procrastination, crippling self-doubt, and frustration with the writing […]

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Summer Projects On Campus

By:Olivia Werenski ’17/ Champlain College News This summer, like most summers at Champlain College, will find a variety of projects underway to improve and expand facilities and landscaping on campus. Two major projects, the completion of the Res Tri project and the work on the Center for Communications and Creative Media are the most evident […]

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Class of 2014 Senior Gift Announcement

Via 2014 Senior Class Gift Committee The Class of 2014 Senior Class Gift will support instructional programming in the College’s MakerLab. This will be a place where students, faculty and alumni can collaborate across disciplines on entrepreneurial projects, engage in the larger professional community, experiment with new artistic and creative forms, and explore how the […]

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New Charging Stations Provide Another Example of Growth on Campus

By: Olivia Werenski ‘17/ Champlain College News You might have noticed something new around our Champlain campus as of yesterday, and no I’m not talking about those awesome new bean bag chairs in Ireland.  Champlain’s SGA office recently put aside money to fund three all new SGA charging stations that can be found in the […]

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