Champlain College

New England News
1:00 pm
Sat October 18, 2014

Conversation With Donald Laackman As He Is Inaugurated Eighth President Of Champlain College

Donald Laackman
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Champlain College is a not-for-profit private college in Burlington, Vt. Founded in 1878, it is inaugurating its eighth president today. Donald Laackman became president of the small Vermont college on July 1, following the retirement of its previous leader. Laackman tells WAMC’s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley that this is an exciting time for him and Champlain College.

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North Country News
3:30 pm
Sat January 11, 2014

Chicago Man New President Of VT's Champlain College

Donald Laackman
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A Chicago educator is going to be the next president of Vermont's Champlain College in Burlington.

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North Country News
9:45 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

Vermont College Warns of Data Security Lapse

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A Vermont college is offering data protection services to more than 14,000 students and their families after a computer drive containing their Social Security numbers and other data was left unsecured in a computer lab.

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North Country News
11:30 pm
Mon April 8, 2013

Vermont's Champlain College President to Retire

David Finney
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The president of Vermont's Champlain College is planning to retire.

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North Country News
12:07 pm
Thu March 7, 2013

Colleges Take Different Approaches to Study Abroad

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Study abroad programs are expensive programs for colleges and universities.  In Vermont, two small colleges reflect different approaches - one is struggling with costs, while another expands international studies. 

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WAMC News
5:20 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Vermont's Champlain College Gets $10M Gift

Vermont's Champlain College is going to use a $10 million gift from the founder of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters to improve business education at the Burlington school.

The gift from Robert Stiller was announced Monday.

Champlain is naming its business school the Robert P. Stiller School of Business.

Champlain President David Finney said the Stiller School of Business will become a national leader in teaching certain management practices and building thinking skills.

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