News Releases

Monday, March 20
LaunchVT team

Student team pitches Vermont-branded products

The team of four Saint Michael’s College Accounting/Business majors whose startup concept is known as Vermont Chill Company represented the College at the 2nd annual LaunchVT Collegiate event, held on Friday February 2, 2017 at Vermont Technical College in Randolph, VT. The collegiate competition is an offshoot of the highly successful LaunchVT event begun four years ago by the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce in an effort to attract and retain more young entrepreneurs to the region.

Robert Letovsky

Letovsky named as LaMarche Chair in business

Saint Michael’s College Professor Robert Letovsky recently was honored with a three-year appointment as the David LaMarche Endowed Chair of Business Administration and Accounting, effective Fall 2017. This will allow him to continue his work and research on co-op programs, development of college work-study to meaningful experiences, and promoting student success after graduation, as part of the Life After College committee in the strategic planning initiative. Letovsky says he was hired by David LaMarche, so this appointment is especially meaningful for him.

Princeton physicist to share his view of life

William Bialek, a nationally renowned physicist who studies the extremes of physical phenomena and their connection with living systems, will speak at Saint Michael’s College on Tuesday, April 4 at 5:30 p.m. in the Roy Event Room of the Dion Family Student Activity Center. The visit is part of a program run by Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious undergraduate honor society. This free lecture, open to the public, is designed for a general audience and is entitled “More perfect than we imagined: A physicist's view of life.” Bialek will tour the beautiful natural phenomena that operate near the limits of what is allowed by the laws of physics, from microscopic events inside a developing embryo to human perception and decision-making.

Thursday, March 09
Students could pie SVA members in order to raise money for Blue Star Mothers, a charity comprised of military family members that help raise money for the veteran community.

Student Veterans Association hosts Unity Festival

The Student Veterans Association hosted their first Unity Festival where they invited clubs from across campus to participate.

Baltimore Service Group 2016

Students excited to serve on spring break trips

To help address a wide range of justice issues, Saint Michael’s College student-service groups and staff leaders are departing this coming Saturday, March 11, to locations around the United States, sponsored by Edmundite Campus Ministry’s Popular MOVE program. MOVE stands for Mobilization of Volunteer Efforts. This year’s five spring-break groups of 8 to 10 volunteers for each trip during the week of March 11-18 will be working for agencies and causes in Baltimore, MD, New York City, Hartford, CT, Appalachia in Kentucky, and Port Jefferson, Long Island, NY.

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