Jan 7, 2016 2:42:31 PM
Jan 6, 2016 9:46:00 AM
Burlington College is always proud to hear about the successes and accomplishments of of our alumni, and most recently we were thrilled to have learned that two Burlington College alums have been selected as finalists in the 2016 NICHE Awards. Jesse Fox, a 2015 graduate of the B.F.A. in Woodworking and Fine Furniture-Making program, was selected for his piece The Dust Trap and Alicia Dietz, a 2013 graduate of the Advanced Fine Furniture-Making certificate program, was chosen for her piece Fallen Soldiers. Both artists were selected as finalists in the 'Student Wood' category.
May 20, 2014 11:42:00 AM
Brian Heston '00 earned his BA in literature and creative writing. Since attending Burlington College, Heston has received and MFA in fiction writing from George Mason University and an MFA in Poetry from Rutgers University. His poems have won a Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Prize, and his first full length manuscript, “If You Find Yourself,” was just awarded the Main Street Rag Book Prize. It will be published in November 2014.
Below are two selections from "If You Find Yourself."
Aug 6, 2013 11:30:00 AM
Roy Mercon attempted what no photographer had done before; his groundbreaking discoveries as a photography andfilm student at Burlington College have caused the recently graduated Alum to uncover mediums others have not yet begun to experiment with before in the photography industry. Now what you may ask could this newfound technique be? Well, in simple terms Mercon is known for his fearless act when combining high dynamic range photography with time lapse photography.
Jul 9, 2013 12:00:00 PM
Imagine graduating from college and having famous figures in the directing industry swarming at the chance to hire you. Well, for Mark Covino and Jeff Howlett, that dream became a reality. The two beat the odds of post-graduation blues spent working at a local restaurant bussing tables. Covino and Howlett took their education and hit the ground running with ideas for a film that would inspire people; “A Band Called Death” was born from this determination.
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.