Faculty Colloquium Today
Prof. Steven Letendre will give the second presentation in this fall's faculty colloquium series today at 12 p.m. in Terrace 124. All are invited to attend. Steven will discuss his experiences during his two-year sabbatical, as well as his current research on plug-in hybrid vehicles. There will also be an audience discussion on the topic of sustainable mobility. Particular emphasis will be placed on what Green Mountain College can do to reduce its transportation-related impacts.
Comedian Louis Ramey to
Perform Tonight in the Gorge
Comedian Louis Ramey will perform on Wednesday, Otctober 3 at 9 p.m. in the Gorge. Louis Ramey is a sharp-witted humorist who thrives on touring and live performances, and has performed at hundreds of colleges. In addition to touring colleges, Ramey has appeared on NBC's "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", NBC's "Last Call with Carson Daly", ABC Daytime's "The View," and Comedy Central’s “World Comedy Tour.”
Storyteller Elisa Pearmain to Perform at GMC
Elisa Pearmain will give a performance as part of Green Mountain College's "Storyteller" series on Tuesday, October 9 at 8:30 p.m. in the YES! Coffeehouse in the basement of Moses Hall. Pearmain brings a background in dance and drama to her storytelling work, which has been called "Dance Poetry".
Award-winning author of Doorways to the Soul: Fifty-two Wisdom Tales from around the World (Pilgrim Press l998), Elisa brings her interest in the world's spiritual traditions to her collection of world wisdom tales and commentary. Elisa was chosen to represent New England at the l990 National Storytelling Festival. She has been performing regularly at Boston's First Night, and for audiences of all ages in schools, libraries, churches and festivals for over fifteen years.
Prof. Jacob Park (Business Strategy & Sustainability) organized a workshop and gave a presentation on “Climate Change: Understanding the Business, Compliance, and Strategic Implications” at the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethic (SCCE) ’s sixth annual Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute in New Orleans on September 9. SCCE is one of the largest business organizations in the US devoted to business compliance and ethics issues and the workshop attracted business executives from a wide range of industries including the electric utilities, motor vehicles, and consumer products.