Author Archives: SGA Admin

NAEYC 2018 Conference | Education Majors

On November 14th, The National Association of the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) launched their 2018 Annual Conference in Washington DC. Champlain students, Dymon Guthrie and Vanessa Guzman, were able to attend the 4-day conference with the aid of the Student Government Association grant fund in addition to funding from the EHS Department and Angel […]

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Champlain College ESports: Extra Life

One of our CCM Divisional Representatives, Brandon Sweet, took a stroll down to visit Extra Life: A massive game tournament arranged by the Champlain College ESports club president, Zynab Makki. “The food, the people, and the overwhelming sound of keyboard pounding and mouse clicking, all together making the event as a huge success – bringing […]

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SGA EHS Representative Emma Santos took a different route from knitting this week, and attended the Addiction and Recovery Forum event led by fellow student leader, Liza Ryan. “ [It was an] incredible event, with a whole host of great speakers talking about addiction, recovery, resources in our community, the current state of the opioid epidemic, and what it looks like in the context of Burlington and Vermont. Speakers from all areas of this issue spoke, including BPD, Turning Point, a young speaker in recovery, Bruce Bovat the head of CPS, the health center and the counseling center, and a speaker from the Howard Center who provided Narcan training.” It is so amazing to see the voices of Champlain students tackle heavy topics the way Liza has, and her leadership and bravery have paved the way for other students to follow in her footsteps. As a resident assistant at Champlain college, guiding students is right up Liza’s wheelhouse – A huge SGA Congratulations to Liza and her supportive and informative event!

Tabletop Games Club – A visit from Gabe Ingman, Senior Class Representative

What could be more fun than Tabletop Games? SGA Senior Class Representative, Gabe Ingman, found out for himself that the answer is nothing! This past week, Gabe attended the Tabletop Games Club, run by Kyle Vigneau, for a Magic the Gathering card game night. However, Gabe said that the best part wasn’t even the games […]

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Ski & Ride Rail Jam 2018

Champlain College’s 15th Annual Rail Jam is the largest student run event on campus each year. On Friday, November 9th, the Ski & Riders geared up for rainy weather in the Finney Quad. Every year, the event has seen an increase in size, popularity, and overall caliber. The Rail Jam has been a staple in […]

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