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A night of food and networking

A night of food and networking

Victoria Greenia

March 27, 2014


Filed under Campus & Community

Once a year, Johnson State College administration hosts a night of food and networking, inviting successful alumni to share insight and advice with soon-to-be graduates. The Stearns Performance Space was full Thursday evening, March 21, housing a crowd that included 12 guest speakers and about 35 students....

Science grants offer research experience opportunities

Science grants offer research experience opportunities

Kayla Friedrich

March 27, 2014


Filed under Campus & Community

Two professors in the Environmental and Health Sciences department at Johnson State College will be able to continue their research projects this year with the help of a 1-year grant awarded to each by the Vermont Genetics Network. VGN is a program at the University of Vermont that is funded by the...

The Act of Killing

The Act of Killing

Travis LeClair

February 18, 2014


Filed under Movies

Imagine living in a reality where war criminals are celebrated as heroes for mass murder. Imagine that genocide goes unpunished and untried after 50 years. Now imagine befriending one of these executioners and making a film documenting the reenactment of torture and murder committed by his hands. ...

JSC leadership conference helps students prepare for future

JSC leadership conference helps students prepare for future

Victoria Greenia

February 15, 2014


Filed under Campus & Community

The Johnson State College –sponsored student leadership conference, “Preparing for your Future,” covered a variety of professional-development topics by JSC staff, students, and special guests.  The Feb. 7 event, which ran from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., was attended by 34 students. That’s up...

Watching you, Watching Them: Scott Ketcham brings “Beauty and Darkness” onto Johnson State Campus

Watching you, Watching Them: Scott Ketcham brings “Beauty and Darkness” onto Johnson State Campus

Tamra Williams

February 15, 2014


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment

The female form sprawled, mostly nude, and composed of broad paint strokes of bright color on paper are features that depict Scott Ketcham’s work. These forms are provocative upon first glance. When studying the curved strokes of the brush and placement of bold yellows, reds, blues, and oranges for...

Sit and Breathe

Sit and Breathe

Victoria Greenia

February 15, 2014


Filed under Campus & Community

A year of slogging through a backlog of homework, research papers, and presentations for four or more classes while also trying to hold down a job and still spend time with friends and family can overwhelm even a hearty person. Toss pressure from parents to excel or friends to socialize into the mix...

Business and Economics dept. redesigning major

Business and Economics dept. redesigning major

Josh Lemay

February 15, 2014


Filed under Campus & Community

The Business and Economics Department at Johnson State College is undergoing an overhaul that will take effect sometime in the next few academic semesters. The new model will allow for a more dynamic program of study for students and faculty, as well as creating a core program that all business students...

Salvation Farms founder wages battle against hunger in Vermont

Salvation Farms founder wages battle against hunger in Vermont

Travis LeClair

December 5, 2013


Filed under Campus & Community

The issue of global hunger and poverty was brought to the Johnson State College campus on Thursday Nov. 14 with an Oxfam Hunger Banquet hosted by the SERVE office in coordination with Arthur Hall Advisor Allie O'Hara. Oxfam (Oxford Committee for Famine Relief) is an international confederation of...

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