Landmark College in the News

Browse from a selection of article links and newspaper clippings that outline Landmark’s history since its founding in 1985.

Article Links

View the evolution of national media coverage of Landmark College that detail its unique educational approach in working with students who learn differently.

For history in the making, visit the Landmark College News.

Newspaper Clippings

The selection of clippings span the years 1983 – 2005 and are reprinted with the permission of the Brattleboro Reformer.

Windham Campus to be Back in Business (PDF, 275 KB) (August 6, 1983)
Describes the approval by the U.S. Dept. of Education for the purchase of the Windham College campus and the individuals who helped make it happen.

Landmark School Purchases Former Windham Site (PDF, 1.2 MB) (1983)
Commemorates the official purchase of the site and features a photograph of many of the key individuals, including: Putney Selectman (and now Vermont Governor) Peter Shumlin, Town Manager (and now College faculty) John Bagge, founder Charles Drake, and founding president James Olivier.

Teachers Spruce Up for Opening (PDF, 819 KB) (1985)
Recounts the hard work—beyond the classroom—of faculty and staff to get the Landmark College campus ready.

Landmark College Becomes a Reality on Sept. 17 (PDF, 63 KB) (August 21, 1985)
Describes the opening of the College.

It Was a Landmark Occasion for Three Graduates in Putney (PDF, 800 KB) (May 25, 1988)
Profiles the College's first three graduates and the first graduation in 1988.

Landmark Looks Back at 20 Years of Growth (PDF, 223 KB) (August 26th, 2005)
Presents highlights of the first 20 years of the College.

Landmark Gets $1M Grant for Training (75 KB) (October 20, 2005)
Announces a major grant received by the College from the U.S. Dept. of Education.