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Vermont’s Green Mountain College Graduates Final Class

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 20, 2019 at 10:00am 5/20/2019 at 10:00am

It was announced earlier this year that the college would close this spring.

The Post Star reports:

‘Bittersweet:’ Green Mountain College gradu...

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U. Vermont Prof Sounds Alarm on School’s ‘Destructive’ Diversity and Inclusion Plan

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 12:00pm 5/9/2019 at 12:00pm

This is a brave stance for a professor to take. Progressives will view it as an act of heresy.

The College Fix reports:

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Middlebury College Student Govt Demands Students be Able to Approve Campus Speakers

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 10:00am 4/27/2019 at 10:00am
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Middlebury College in Vermont has a recurring problem. When conservative speakers come to campus, all hell breaks loose. Now the student government has proposed a solution. They want the right to vet speakers before they come to campus in order to assure that the speaker’s values match those of the...

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Middlebury College Students Sneak Previously Cancelled Conservative Speaker Into Poli-Sci Class

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/23/2019 at 12:00pm

Last week at Middlebury College, administrators canceled a speech by a conservative over fears of protests. But the speaker was ultimately sneaked in by students who wanted to hear him speak.

The Wall Street Journal reports:

Cowardice and Courage at Middlebury

Students at Middlebury College gave...

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College of St. Joseph to Close After Spring 2019 Semester

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 1:30pm 3/23/2019 at 1:30pm

It’s sad to see this happening to another American school, but you can’t fight reality.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Another Vermont College Will Close

The College of St. Joseph, in Vermont, announced Thursday that it will shut down at the end of the semester.

The college has been struggling for the last year, most recently...

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Sanders Institute to Close Over ‘Blurred Lines Between Family, Fundraising and Campaigning’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 15, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/15/2019 at 1:00pm
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Southern Vermont College to Close in Summer of 2019

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 10:00am 3/5/2019 at 10:00am

Earlier this year, it was announced that Vermont’s Green Mountain College will close. Now there is another.

The Vermont Digger reports:

Southern Vermont College says it will close this summer

Another small liberal arts college in Vermont will close its doors for good this summer.

Southern Vermont College president David Evans announced Monday that the...

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Bill to Provide ‘Free’ College Tuition Advances in Vermont

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 12:00pm 2/19/2019 at 12:00pm

Colleges are closing and laying off staff at an alarming rate, but this idea is still getting pushed.

The Vermont Digger reports:

Free college tuition gains traction in Statehouse

Vermont perennially ranks dead-last in the country for state funding, per-student, on public higher education. The state’s financial neglect of the Vermont State Colleges is...

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Bernie’s running again, will try to out-Socialist the other Dems

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 9:00am 2/19/2019 at 9:00am
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It’s time for Bernie 2.0! Self-proclaimed democratic socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has officially entered a crowded Democrat 2020 presidential race. From Vermont Public Radio:

“I wanted to let the people of the state of Vermont know about this first,” Sanders told VPR’s Bob Kinzel. “And what I promise to do is,...

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Green Mountain College in Vermont Announces Closure After Spring Semester

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 25, 2019 at 10:00am 1/25/2019 at 10:00am

This news is going to hit the left pretty hard. Green Mountain College focuses on environmental education and green issues. It also has a beautiful campus.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Another Small College Will Close

Green Mountain College announced Wednesday that it will close at the end of the spring semester.

The college, a small...

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Anti-Semitic “Deadly Exchange” campaign can be defeated when local pro-Israel groups respond quickly

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 6:30pm 12/9/2018 at 6:30pm

Anti-Israel activists thrive in darkness. On campuses and municipalities, they spend months and sometimes years planning attacks on Israel that are often unveiled only at the last second, leaving Israel advocates scrambling.

That is unfolding with a vile antisemitic campaign called “Deadly Exchange,” which seeks to blame Israel and American Jewish groups...

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Jane Sanders Escapes Charges After Investigation of Burlington College Land Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 7:00am 11/14/2018 at 7:00am

Jane Sanders, wife of Vermont senator and 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, has been cleared after an investigation of a land deal at Burlington College during her time as school president, which precipitated its closure in May of 2016.

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Vermont offers $10,000 move-in bonus to attract new ‘working’ residents

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 8:00am 6/5/2018 at 8:00am
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June 5th is Primary Day in California, and as I look at the returns and analyze how much father into madness my state has descended, I am mulling over escape plans.

Perhaps I should consider Vermont, as the state is now offering a $10,000 move-in bonus to attract new residents.

The remote working...

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Vermont: NRA Takes on Republican Governor “Flip-Flop Phil” Scott Over Latest Gun Laws

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 9:00am 4/18/2018 at 9:00am

Last month, I blogged about Republican Vermont governor Phil Scott’s complete change in stance on the Second Amendment.  At that time, he had signed a “raft of gun control measures” and explained that his thinking...

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Vermont: “Raft” Of Gun Control Measures Passes Legislature, Heads To Governor

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 4:00pm 3/31/2018 at 4:00pm

Vermont is known for being a gun-friendly state, so gun-friendly, in fact, that socialist Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) squirms whenever the issue of gun control comes up.  Last year, Guns & Ammo ranked Vermont #20 on its annual Best States for Gun Owners list.

That may all change, however.  The Vermont legislature has...

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Jane Sanders Screams Sexism Over Bank Fraud Allegations

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 17, 2017 at 4:00pm 7/17/2017 at 4:00pm
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Sen. Bernie Sanders’s wife Jane has taken a page out of failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s book by screaming ‘sexism’ at Brady Toensing, the man who filed a complaint alleging Mrs. Sanders committed bank fraud while president for the now defunct Burlington College. From The Boston Globe:

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Investigation Into Land Deal by Bernie Sanders’ Wife Intensifies

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 1:00pm 7/11/2017 at 1:00pm
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In May, Kemberlee blogged that the FBI reportedly started investigating failed presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders’ wife Jane over a land deal.

She allegedly falsified loan documents when she served as president of the now defunct Burlington College.

Federal prosecutors have now amped up the investigation after they hauled “off more than a...

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