After months of anticipation, Burlington College has begun releasing information in regards to their master plan for expanding and developing the college. For years, Burlington College has taken pride in their ability to maintain a small-college environment with an emphasis on their inescapable views of Lake Champlain behind its main campus. However, Burlington College faculty and staff feel it is time for change.
Emilio Estevez, Molly Ringwald, Judd Nelson, Anthony Michael Hall
Universal Pictures; Directed by John Hughes
Rated R; 95 minutes; 1985
A brain, a beauty, a jock, a rebel and a recluse are forced to spend a Saturday together in high school detention. The five bare their souls to each other then band together against their sadistic and insecure principal in this teen drama featuring the 80s 'Brat Pack.'
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.
Picked up some fresh local baked goods at Koval's Bakery in Hinesburg to give my visit to Champlain Valley Union High School that little mark of distinction. At 9:00 I met Amy Wardwell and her 20 or so students as they worked on editing their final projects in the media lab. We had a good talk about their curriculum, the students' projects, facilities at CVU and what students were up to after graduation.
To put it plain and simple, people like to travel. The young and the restless are what young adults are branded as, resulting in their constant urge to take off without a moment’s notice to a foreign place. Burlington College students feel this itch that wants to be scratched. This itch has caused hundreds of students at Burlington College to marvel at the chance to expand their horizons and submerge themselves in a culture that is completely opposite of the green mountain state they have known to call home. These particular students have taken the chance to experience the limitless op