Category Archives: In the News

Faculty in the News

Congratulations to EHS Dean Laurel Bongiorno: Her article was featured in NAEYC’s preparation for Week of the Young Child. CCM Assistant Professor Julia Swift: FOX/ABC station has asked her to do a weekly segment every Friday morning with the news anchors talking about the films that are being released that weekend. They were impressed with what she had […]



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Bjarne Holmes to be featured guest on Vermont Edition

Students working with Associate Professor of Psychology Bjarne Holmes in the research and advocacy group The LOVES Initiative have been pushing for more advocacy. In response, Bjarne will be the sole guest on Vermont Edition (Vermont Public Radio) from 12 to 1 pm (rebroadcast 7 – 8pm) this Thursday, February 11. During this Valentines Day show, the host will take […]



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Mediation Faculty at Work in Casablanca

Last month, Masters in Mediation and Applied Conflict Studies program director Julian Portilla and MSMACS faculty Jared Ordway travelled to Morocco to facilitate a workshop for 35 global United Nations and European Union staffers on how to improve their approaches to peace building in violent contexts.  These staffers are located in some of the most […]



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Kudos to EHS Faculty

Julian Portilla was honored by the United Way for his work in the community and also just returned from Casablanca where he did mediation work with government representatives from multiple countries. You will hear more about this! Robin Ploof presented literacy workshops for the Vermont Humanities Council and the Vermont Association for the Education of […]



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