From The President

From The President

From the desk of SGA President Ryan Boeke

Hello Spartans! I hope everyone is doing well. Spooky season is over and turkey season is upon us! In the last few weeks, our SGA boards have been working tirelessly and have made big strides in giving some new and exciting gifts to our campus. But I will tell you […]

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From the desk of SGA President Ryan Boeke

Hello Spartans! My name is Ryan Boeke. I am a senior majoring in Media & Communications with a minor in Theater Arts. I am the Student Government Association President for this school year and I am starting a biweekly column to help inform students and faculty and staff about new […]

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Spiro offers upbeat state of University message

“Today’s program is brief,” said Castleton University President Jonathon Spiro, taking the podium on stage right, addressing the audience in Casella Theatre on Aug. 26. A witty applause soars from a single audience member in the back of the theatre, garnering laughter throughout. Thus begins this year’s Convocation, an annual […]

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Trustees approve VSC merger

Spartan reporters to get reactions for next issue   On Feb. 22, the Vermont State College System Board of Trustees voted to merge Castleton University with Vermont Technical College and Northern Vermont university into one Vermont State University. The decision comes after almost a year of deliberation and will take […]

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A message from president Scolforo

Dear Spartans:   There are so many of you that I wish I could see in person to talk to about the difficult decision I made last evening. Your handshakes, hugs, smiles, and encouragement have always lifted me up. It had been my plan to talk with all of you […]

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From the president: Students should use Safety App

It comes as no surprise that a 2019 survey conducted by Pew Research Center declares that three-in-ten adults in the United States report that they are “almost constantly” online. Think of all the ways that you use your smartphone, laptops, or other devices: connecting with friends and family through texting […]

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From the president: ‘Vision 2020’ celebrates diversity

To our returning students, welcome back to campus. To our new students, welcome home. I hope that you all are settling in and enjoying the start of the new semester. On Jan. 23, the Castleton community gathered for “Vision 2020,” the kick-off event of the CU/See Me Initiative. I’m so […]