Announcements & Events

Announcements and events.

Join Student Support Network
Announcements & Events, Careers/Internships

Join Student Support Network

Spartans, Please consider participating in our Student Support Network Training this fall!  Hundreds of Castleton students have participated in this training since 2011.   This training will help you learn important leadership skills, relationship skills, and skills that will help you in any career in which you will be working with others!  The training sessions will be on Thursdays at 3pm, starting on October 14th and ending on December 2 (no sessions during Thanksgiving break). If you are interested, please go to the Wellness Center to pick up an application.  Please complete the application and bring it by to the Wellness Center by this Friday,  September 24th!  
Note This: Free Notetaking Workshop on September 23rd
Announcements & Events, Events, Success Tips

Note This: Free Notetaking Workshop on September 23rd

Academic Support Center - Thursday, September 23rd 12:45pm-1:30pm Notetaking College classes mean lectures and discussions – and these mean lots of notes! Sometimes, it can be hard to keep up. Maybe you have questions about what you should be writing down. That’s why the Academic Support Center is offering a free notetaking workshop on Thursday, September 23rd from 12:45-1:30pm. Writing Specialist Doe Dahm will share some tips and tricks for successful notetaking. Everyone who attends will receive prizes and snacks. Everyone is welcome, but we have limited space. To register, please call 802-468-1347 or email asc@castleton.edu. To learn more about the Academic Support Center or schedule an appointment with one of us, please call 802-468-1347, email asc@castleton.edu, ...
Interested in Seeing an Off-Campus Therapist?
Announcements & Events, Self-Service & Registration

Interested in Seeing an Off-Campus Therapist?

If you're interested in seeing an off-campus therapist, the Wellness Center is partnering with The Shrink Space. Dear Castleton students, This year, the Wellness Center has partnered with an organization called The Shrink Space to help you find off-campus private practice counselors.  What do I do?  Visit the Shrink Space website:  https://theshrinkspace.com)On the list on the bottom left of the page, find Castleton University and click on that link.  The link will bring you to a group of mental health providers who are interested in working with Castleton students.  What is the next step?  The site will suggest that you sign up in order to be able to see all of the therapists available and specialized ...
Banned Books Week – September 26th – October 2nd
Announcements & Events, Diversity/Inclusion

Banned Books Week – September 26th – October 2nd

Challenged vs. Banned - What does this really mean? Challenged books: Materials that someone has attempted to remove or restrict from a curriculum or library collection. Banned books: Materials that have been removed from a curriculum or library collection. Who Challenges Books? Like the many reasons behind book challenges, the persons issuing them are also varied in nature.  According to the Office for Intellectual Freedom, these are the most common initiators: Why Are Books Challenged? Books have been, and continue to be challenged and banned for a variety of reasons.  According to the Office for Intellectual Freedom, these are the most commonly cited reasons, with the most popular reasons indicated in larger font: Where Are Books Ch...
Have you been moving for 60 minutes a day?
Announcements & Events, Events

Have you been moving for 60 minutes a day?

If not, why not?  Remember health and academic achievement are connected.  Physical activity will help boost your learning!  CU has great resources to help you! Mark your planners NOW for how you'll fit it into your schedule each day! Bring a friend with you!  Check out pool schedule, rock wall schedule, Glenbrook and SHAPE gym schedules! It's all FREE! Have a great day! Heather Paradis, Ethan Ringquist and Katy Culpo
Castleton Sports This Week
Announcements & Events, Events

Castleton Sports This Week

Wednesday, September 22 Women's Tennis @Plattsburgh State University, 4:00 pm Field Hockey vs. Sage College, 7:00 pm Thursday, September 23 Volleyball @New England College, 6:00 pm Saturday, September 25 Castleton Invitational Golf Tournament @Rutland CC, 11:00 am Volleyball @Rhode Island College, 12 Noon Women's Soccer @Rhode Island College, 1:00 pm Men's Soccer vs. Rhode Island College, 1:00 pm Field Hockey @Eastern Connecticut University, 2:00 pm Football @St. Lawrence University, 4:00 pm Sunday, September 26 Castleton Invitational Golf Tournament @Rutland CC, 8:00 am Tuesday, September 28 Women's Tennis @NVU-Johnson, 4:00 pm
Rock Wall Hours
Announcements, Announcements & Events

Rock Wall Hours

The Castleton Rock Wall will be open for the remainder of the fall semester. Hours of Operation: Sundays from 5-9pm Tuesdays from 6-9pm Thursdays from 6-9pm We will explore additional hours of operation as demand dictates, and will update you all should hours change. We hope to see you climbing the wall sometime soon! - Rock Wall Staff