News Archives: 2017

June

Lyndon State College Recognizes Adult Learners

June 9, 2017

LYNDON CTR., Vt. – Each spring Lyndon State College formally recognizes the achievements of its Adult Learners. To receive the Adult Achievement Award, students must be at least 23 years old, have a minimum 3.2 GPA, of sophomore standing, and have been nominated by a member of the college’s staff or faculty. Lyndon is proud […]
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LSC Offers New Certification Exams

June 6, 2017

Lyndon State College Offers New Certification Exams for Professionals and Students LYNDON CENTER, Vt, — Lyndon State College’s Center for Professional Studies (CPS) has signed an agreement with Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing (CBT) business of Pearson, to test candidates pursuing key industry certifications from leading programs. Exam options span professional licensure and certification exams […]
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May

Summer Camps in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom

May 24, 2017

Lyndon State College has developed a number of special programs offered in the summer for students who are not yet college-aged. Introducing younger learners to campus life is a good way to help them feel comfortable with the idea of attending college, raise their aspirations, and, of course, have a good time! We are especially […]
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Rep. Richard Lawrence Medal of Distinction

May 12, 2017

Lyndon State College to Award Presidential Medal of Distinction to State Representative Richard Lawrence at Commencement May 14 LYNDON CTR., Vt. – Lyndon State College Interim President Nolan Atkins will award the Presidential Medal of Distinction to Representative Richard Lawrence in honor of his lifelong service to his community and the State of Vermont. The […]
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Dr. Nolan Atkins Named Provost of LSC & JSC

May 9, 2017

LYNDON CENTER, VERMONT – Lyndon State College interim President Dr. Nolan Atkins has been named provost of Lyndon and Johnson State Colleges and of their to-be-unified institution, Northern Vermont University (NVU). Johnson State President Elaine Collins said Atkins was chosen from about 65 candidates to be the chief academic officer for Lyndon State and Johnson […]
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March

New Climate Change Science Degree

March 21, 2017

A new Bachelor of Science degree in Climate Change Science at Lyndon State College, to be launched this fall, will give students skills to confront the pervasive problems caused by global climate issues. As the impacts of global warming grow and intensify, LSC is addressing a crucial need for trained professionals to find solutions to […]
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LSC’s Joe Gittleman on Jimmy Kimmel Live

March 21, 2017

Lyndon’s own Joe Gittleman performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night with the Mighty Mighty Bosstones. Assistant Professor Joe Gittleman is perhaps best known as the founder and bass player of the Boston-based ska-punk band The Mighty Mighty Bosstones. He and his plaid-clad childhood pals formed the Bosstones with a workman-like approach and built a […]
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The LSC Lands ‘Weird Al’ Engineer

March 21, 2017

It’s not something many people can lay claim to. And even though Lyndon State College’s newest professor of Music Business and Industry can… it still seems more than a bit out of place on a Thursday afternoon in the Burke Mountain Room. “I’m ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic’s engineer,” said Professor Brian Warwick, 34, during a presentation […]
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Climate Change Talk on March 27

March 21, 2017

Janel Hanrahan, Lyndon State College professor of Atmospheric Sciences, will give an overview of climate change and lead a question-and-answer session with the LSC Climate Change Communication Group on March 27. “Our Climate: Let’s Talk about It,” free for the public, will be at 6 p.m. in the Moore Community Room at LSC’s Academic and […]
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Bernie Sanders Commencement Speaker

March 7, 2017

  Senator Bernie Sanders to Deliver 2017 Lyndon State College Commencement Address Sanders Addresses to Both Johnson State and Lyndon State to Celebrate Creation of Northern Vermont University Lyndon Center, Vt. — Lyndon State College President Nolan Atkins announced Tuesday that Senator Bernie Sanders will be the keynote speaker at the college’s 105th commencement on Sunday, May 14, […]
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February

5th Annual Veterans Summit

February 28, 2017

Annual Veterans Summit at Lyndon State College March 11 LYNDONVILLE, VT — The fifth annual NEK Veterans Summit, the only such event in Vermont, will be 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. March 11 at Lyndon State College. The summit draws hundreds of veterans of all eras, their families and veteran-service organizations to strengthen the support network in […]
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K2 and Flying Dagger Double Feature

February 14, 2017

Screening Saturday, February 19 – K2 and the Invisible Footmen and Flying Dagger Double Feature at Lyndon State College LYNDONVILLE, VT — “K2 and the Invisible Footmen,” a film about the guides who climb the Earth’s second-highest mountain, will be screened at 8:00 p.m. on February 19 as part of a double feature film screening at Lyndon State […]
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Kent McFarland to Speak on Mercury at Higher Elevations

February 14, 2017

LYNDONVILLE, VT — Kent McFarland with the Vermont Center for Ecostudies, will give a talk on mercury along elevational gradients as part of Lyndon State College’s Natural Science Weekly Seminar series. The talk takes place at 4:00 p.m. on February 15 in Room S-102 of the Thaddeus Fairbanks Science Wing at Lyndon State College. The Wednesday seminars, free and […]
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January

Statewide Student Conference to be Held at Lyndon State

January 27, 2017

LYNDONVILLE, VT — A one-of-its-kind Student Leadership Conference will be held at Lyndon State College on February 4, 2017. This annual free summit is open to students, faculty and staff at all Vermont colleges, private or public. The daylong conference February 4, organized by LSC’s Department of Student Life, starts at 10:00 a.m. in the Moore Community Room at […]
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Project Management Certificate Courses Offered at LSC

January 27, 2017

LYNDONVILLE, VT — The Lyndon State College Center for Professional Studies will offer project management courses starting February 11toward certification in one of the world’s most in-demand credentials. Both courses are offered online. LSC’s online project management series begins with a five-week course in Project Management Fundamentals, followed by a three-week course in Agile Project Management […]
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Call for Submissions at Lyndon State College’s Quimby Gallery

January 20, 2017

LYNDONVILLE, VT — “Art Squared,” an exhibit of artwork that is 5 by 5 inches by people in the greater Lyndon State College community, is calling for submissions. Artwork will be accepted until the end of the day March 9. The exhibit runs through March 10. The exhibit will be at Quimby Gallery in Harvey […]
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