Tag: Merger


“Sparty” is staying!

Castleton University’s famed mascot “Sparty” received some good news today: He still has a job. In a meeting on Monday, Vermont State University presidential candidate Greg Summers revealed that Castleton, along with Northern Vermont and Vermont Tech, will retain their respective mascots even after the 2023 merger. The athletics mascot […]

Administration News

Zdatny agrees to timeline extension

Vermont State Colleges Chancellor Sophie Zdatny has agreed to extend the May deadline for faculty working on certain parts of program consolidation for the upcoming tri-university merger in a meeting with Faculty Assembly leaders this past Friday. The change, which follows Zdatny’s official response from Nov. 15 to Castleton faculty’s […]