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St. Mike’s professor named art teacher of the year


A St. Michael’s College professor has been recognized for his wide-ranging influence on Vermont’s art education scene. Jonathan Silverman, a longtime professor and current chairman of the college’s education department, said he was humbled and honored to be named Vermont’s art educator of the year, an award typically reserved for K-12 teachers.    The award…

Summertime sketching


Library program takes residents on artistic field trips Five Colchester residents surveyed a picnic table with delight at lower Bayside Park on Monday evening. Nearly every inch of the wooden surface was covered with colored pencils, watercolor paints and sketchpads galore. “For those of us who like drawing, it’s like being in a candy store,”…