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Sit back, relax and enjoy ‘The View’

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When they depart from their soon-to-be alma mater in the spring, the senior class at St. Michael’s College in Colchester will be the first to leave behind a tangible senior gift in six years. After a couple brainstorming sessions over the past weeks, the senior gift committee decided to raise money for a granite stone…

Colchester native earns conference honors

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A Colchester native earned the Northeast-10 Conference’s Swimmer of the Week honors last week. Lindsay McNall, a senior at St. Michael’s College, won four times over six events last weekend while clocking a trio of top-three times in the conference this winter, including the fastest 100-yard backstroke. She leads the team this winter in total…

Taking it to the streets: St. Michael’s community among millions at Women’s Marches

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A sea of pink swarmed the capital lawn in Montpelier last Saturday afternoon as thousands of Vermonters rallied in the state’s version of the nationwide Women’s March. While hundreds of thousands of supporters flocked to Washington D.C., up to 20,000 gathered at the State House in solidarity for women around the world — including surprise guest…

If there’s a Will, there’s a way

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Since he began at St. Michael’s College in 1984, professor Will Marquess has started each class with a quote. Sometimes it’s a joke, or a poem, or simply Virginia Woolf’s musings on happiness — “the full use of the faculties.” It began mostly as an exercise of composure; classes start not by fumbling papers but…

Catch and release

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“I’m never swimming in Lake Champlain again.” So joked Lauren Dunn’s friend after learning Dunn caught two huge fish there on October 2. Both of them are pending world record status. Dunn, a first-year engineering student at St. Michael’s College who holds nearly 40 International Game Fish Association world records, started fishing at age 4.…