Report examines what “free college” really means

Report examines what “free college” really means

Pearl Stewart, Diverse Issues in Higher Education June 9, 2019   As the term “free college” becomes a common refrain among policymakers, educators and political candidates, researchers at a progressive think tank have found that despite “astonishing” growth, many...
For a strong Vermont, connect with youth

For a strong Vermont, connect with youth

Liz Schlegel, Executive Director at Alchemist Foundation Jen Kimmich, co-founder and CEO of the Alchemist Brewery and board chair of Alchemist Foundation February 12, 2019 Dear grown-ups, we have a proposal for us all. Let’s start talking with our young people about...
2018 Year-End Report

2018 Year-End Report

2018 was a year of growth for Advance Vermont. A second full-time employee joined the team, generous financial support was secured from the McClure Foundation, and stakeholder partnerships were deepened with the efforts of four working groups. A major focus of the...