NEASC Accreditation Update

Posted by Dr. Carol A. Moore, President

Nov 4, 2015 10:30:00 AM

Good news! From October 4-6, the College hosted the NEASC accreditation team with a focus visit. The visit began with a dinner on Sunday evening with our Tourism and Event Management students preparing and serving appetizers. The team met with faculty, staff, and students on October 5th and all went well. On October 6th, Jean Wyld, chair of the team, reported out to the Burlington College community an over view of their visit. You can see this report out on our YouTube channel.
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The Communiversity at Burlington College: Creating Pathways to an Educated and Skilled Workforce

Posted by Coralee Holm, Dean of Operations and Advancement

Oct 20, 2015 4:09:19 PM

Today, alongside Mayor Miro Weinberger and its business partners, Burlington College announced The Communiversity at Burlington College. This formal initiative brings together education and training partners such as Vermont HITEC, Community Kitchen Academy, Oplerno,  New England Institute for Teacher Education, and the Association for Anthroposophic Psychology. It also engages supporting partners from the State of Vermont— Department of Labor and Department of Tourism & Marketing. Employers such as Vermont Information Processing, Husky, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Triad Design Service, and others are also part of this new endeavor. 

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Topics: Community Engagement, Burlington, Communiversity

Actively Disengaging Walk #3: Autumn Colors in Our Really Big Backyard

Posted by Robert C. Kirk, Creative Director

Oct 13, 2015 5:14:34 PM

In a couple of previous blogs I model something I encourage my students to do — actively disengage during the design process. Doing this gives them a break from the problem and I maintain it really helps stimulate creative thinking. This led me to the idea of writing about five "actively disengaging" walks I have taken on the shores of Lake Champlain. Here's the third in the series of those walks.

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Topics: Graphic Design, Campus

Burlington College and Oplerno—A partnership to meet the changing needs of students

Posted by Coralee Holm, Dean of Operations and Advancement

Jul 30, 2015 9:55:44 AM

 

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Topics: Partnerships, Communiversity

Film Team Foils the Competition in Lake Placid

Posted by Coralee Holm, Dean of Operations and Advancement

Jun 30, 2015 5:34:47 PM

Twenty-four hours of hard work, skill and perseverance paid off for for Burlington College film students Jon Chamis, Joel McAuslin, Tynan Shevlinand and Michael Zhuykov when they returned victorious from the 2015 Lake Placid Film Festival in upstate New York.

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Topics: Awards, Film

Actively Disengaging Walk #2: North Street

Posted by Robert C. Kirk, Creative Director

Jun 2, 2015 11:30:00 AM

In a previous blog I discussed the importance of having students actively disengage during the design process. This gives them a rest from the problem and helps stimulate creative thinking. This led me to the idea of writing about five "actively disengaging" walks I have taken on the shores of Lake Champlain. So, here's the second in the series of those walks. This time I visited North Street which is just a few blocks from campus and ends one block from the the lakefront.

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Topics: Graphic Design, Burlington

Rebuilding A College

Posted by Jay Craven

Jun 1, 2015 1:57:00 PM

Thank you President Moore, trustees, faculty, and students. Congratulations to Burlington College graduates, families, and friends.

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Topics: Community Engagement, Commencment, Burlington College

When It's Time To Actively Disengage

Posted by Robert C. Kirk, Creative Director

May 22, 2015 9:00:00 AM


"What is your design process?"

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Topics: Graphic Design, Photography, Burlington

The Creative Process

Posted by Dana Heffern, Chair, Art+Design

May 20, 2015 1:19:59 PM

Dana Heffern, Chair of the Art+Design programs and Curator of The Gallery at Burlington College was chosen by the graduating seniors as Faculty Member of the Year for her strong commitment to making a more colorful, vibrant, and nurturing community. What follows is her address to the graduating class of 2015.

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Portfolio Review Day 2015

Posted by Robert C. Kirk, Creative Director

May 13, 2015 11:01:00 AM

Knowing 15 design professionals were going to show up at the College to look at their portfolios really got our graphic design students motivated — nervous, but motivated. We call it Portfolio Review Day and this year I decided participation was going to be a requirement for all Burlington College students in the Graphic Design program.

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Topics: Graphic Design, Events, Career Services

Burlington College is a small, creative, private liberal arts institution located in Burlington, Vermont on the shore of Lake Champlain. The College has been recognized as having the most free-spirited students in one of the healthiest states in the country.

The College offers Associate, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees, as well as an Individualized Masters degree program, and several professional certificate programs.

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