The Expeditionary School at Black River, which operates in the former public high school building, has spent nearly two years seeking state approval. Now a looming July 1 moratorium threatens its future.
Author: Peter D'Auria
Real estate deal for 3 Vermont College of Fine Arts buildings falls through
The sale of three Vermont College of Fine Arts buildings — Gary Library, Martin Hall and the Crowley Center — is off, but a separate sale of different buildings is now pending, according to administrators.
Vermont children are struggling with mental health. Could lawmakers have done more?
Some feel that the youth mental health crisis did not get the attention it deserved in the past legislative session.
Pennsylvania college administrator to be interim president at Saint Michael’s
Lewis Thayne, retired president of Pennsylvania’s Lebanon Valley College, will lead Saint Michael’s until a permanent president is selected next year.
Kurn Hattin close to settlements over abuse allegations
The Westminster residential facility and school has reached agreements with “over 90% of the claimants,” according to an email obtained by VTDigger.
A bid by the Vermont State Colleges to sell a radio station may raise legal questions
Last year, Vermont Public announced plans to buy Northern Vermont University’s Lyndon radio station. A provision in Vermont law could complicate that sale.
University of Vermont names honors college after former Sen. Patrick Leahy
The school’s board of trustees approved a resolution Friday to officially name the honors college the Patrick Leahy Honors College.
New ethnic studies requirements will not apply to private schools, state board of ed decides
The board determined that those rules cannot apply to private schools under Vermont law. But members said they hoped to revisit the question of private schools soon.
UVM faculty, staff seek apology for administration’s handling of federal antisemitism investigation
In an open letter to university President Suresh Garimella, more than 150 faculty members raised “serious concerns about (his) leadership and trustworthiness.”
UVM faculty union alleges unfair labor practice over switch to new educational software
United Academics, which represents roughly 700 faculty members, says that the University of Vermont administration increased workloads without a corresponding pay bump.