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On Saturday, May 16, 2015, family, friends, and Landmark College community members gathered to honor 77 new graduates. An estimated 600 were in attendance at the bi-annual commencement ceremony, held in the Click Family Sports Center. Associate degrees were awarded in liberal arts, general studies, business, life science, and computer science, and awards were presented to five students for outstanding achievement and contribution to the community. Graduate speeches are a distinctive feature of the Landmark College ceremony, and in keeping with tradition, over 30 grads addressed the audience from the podium.
PUTNEY, Vt.—On April 24, 2015, Landmark College was awarded $4,000 from the Vermont Campus Compact and the Davis Educational Foundation for a Tree Campus USA project. Six faculty members contributed to the grant proposal, which describes an interdisciplinary project to teach environmental stewardship through service learning. Students will survey the 125-acre campus, develop a tree care plan, and communicate their findings to the Putney community. Participating courses include sections of biology, civic engagement, nature writing, and first year studies.