Tag: Opportunities

Figure-skating!!
Clubs, Clubs & Activities!, Sports

Figure-skating!!

The Castleton Figure Skating Club will have a meeting at Spartan Arena at 7pm on Monday November 28th.  Sign up and be part of a team that will compete against other universities or just enjoy being a part of a learn-to-skate program once approval is received as an official club at Castleton.  International figure skater, Raegan Toomey, has expressed interest in coaching the team! If you would like to participate but are unable to make the meeting, please contact Steve Wolf at steven.wolf@castleton.edu. *Photo credit: Better Your Life on vecteezy.com | white ice skates
Giving Tuesday!
Opportunities/Your Future

Giving Tuesday!

Hi Spartans, Just a reminder since break is just around the corner! My name is Faith Wagner and I am the Vice President of Community Relations with the Student Government Association (SGA). Giving Tuesday is a global holiday where there are millions of people that participate in donating and giving. Giving Tuesday was created in 2012, ten years ago, and Castleton has participated in this ever since. This year for Giving Tuesday, the Student Government Association is holding a resource drive. Donations can be made in the name of any SGA-affiliated club or athletic team. All donations are assigned a point value and the three highest-donating groups will receive a prize for their club or team. The prize for the top three winners are: 1st Place: $500  2nd Place: $200  3rd Place: $...
Tutoring When You Need it!!
Friday & Beyond, Important Schedules, Opportunities/Your Future, Thursday, Wednesday

Tutoring When You Need it!!

Finals are coming! But there’s no need for doom and gloom.  Our walk-in Math and Writing Clinics and Accounting Lab are still available; please see our hours below. And thanks to the Academic Support Center’s partnership with Tutor.com, you can access tutoring 24 hours a day, seven days a week in most subjects. Whether you need help with an assignment or would like some support as you prepare for exams, Tutor.com is here for you through finals week as well as Jan-term and the spring semester. To use this service for free, click on the Tutor.com link on the left side of your course’s Canvas page.   At the Academic Support Center, we want you to feel confident and enjoy your classes. That’s why we offer free tutoring to all Castleton students. Visit our Math and Writing Clinics a...
What to look forward to after Break!
Break Week!

What to look forward to after Break!

Break isn't your only opportunity to take a break! There are plenty of fun activities planned for when you return to campus! Giving Tuesday! DIY Green Craft Fair!! SEXploration Fair! *Graphic credit: Yotin Inkammoon on Vecteezy.com
Astronomy Club!!!
Clubs, Clubs & Activities!, Wednesday

Astronomy Club!!!

Are you interested in studying the night sky? Or learning about the role of astrophysics in what we see? Or maybe just experiencing the unique opportunity to witness astronomical events in person? Stop by the Astronomy Club's first meeting Wednesday, November 16th at 12:15pm being held in Jeffords 221 (The Zoology Lab)! This meeting is non-mandatory, but we will be discussing the astronomical events we plan to view over the semester. To get in touch for questions or comments if you can't make the meeting, please contact Kate Ellis at kle08300@csc.vsc.edu! Feel free to say hello! *Top Photo Credit: Andy Holmes on Unsplash | starry galaxy
Academic Support Center: Thanksgiving Break Hours
Break Week!

Academic Support Center: Thanksgiving Break Hours

It’s hard to believe Thanksgiving is almost here! While all of us at the Academic Support Center wish you a relaxing holiday, we know you may use your break to get ahead on papers, projects, and studying. That’s why we’ll be open from 8am-4pm on Monday, November 21st and Tuesday, November 22nd. During those days,  we hope you’ll use our computers, printer, and study space in Babcock Hall. You can also schedule an appointment with our full-time counselors by calling 802-468-1347, emailing CUAcademicSupport@castleton.edu, or stopping by the Academic Support Center.  The ASC will be closed from Wednesday, November 23rd through Sunday, November 27th. We will reopen on Monday, November 28th. Our tutoring clinics will be closed during break week. However, you can access tutoring for mo...
Donation Opportunities!
Announcements & Events, Break Week!

Donation Opportunities!

If you can, please consider helping others this holiday season by supporting the donation opportunities listed below! Addison County Women's Center Needs Drive Happy break CU!   While you are home the Student Nurses Association is asking for your help with a drive for items that the Addison County Women's Center is in desperate need of. The women's center serves greater Addison County in providing outreach, counseling and pregnancy support free of charge and they're asking for our help in meeting their clients' needs this holiday season.     This is where you come in...The list of items is on the flyers below. We are asking students, faculty and staff to bring items to collection boxes in the residence halls and in the nursing lounge to help us help this worthy organiza...
Curling Club!
Clubs, Clubs & Activities!, Sports, Wednesday

Curling Club!

Hi Spartans,   Please consider joining the curling club! No experience required, we teach you everything you need to know and provide all equipment needed. The only thing we ask you to bring is warm clothes and sneakers. We meet every Wednesday for practice, and travel on occasional weekends for bonspiels (which is the term for curling tournaments). Transportation from campus will be available for all curling events and practices. Please reach out to Club President Rebecca Corsette by email rmc05041@csc.vsc.edu or by text at (845)391-2435 with any questions or interest in joining or trying. We encourage anyone interested to give it a try! *Photo Credit: agus_ie05469525 on vecteezy.com | figure curling on the ice, white background
Venice, Florence, Monaco, Paris February Trip!
Opportunities/Your Future

Venice, Florence, Monaco, Paris February Trip!

Join Professor Tucker and Strakonov on an incredible trip through Northern Italy and France! You can sign up for either ART 2055 Onsight Sketching or SSC 3820 Global Studies Fieldwork. For more information you can contact: Barclay Tucker  Barclay.tucker@nvu.vsc.edu Or Alexandre Strokanov aas04260@nvu.vsc.edu