• “In order to be stewards of the land, we need to understand our historical and current relationships to the natural world and each other. Sterling College courses and our community provide us with opportunities to explore these relationships, uncover the complexities of our natural world and society, and discuss the many environmental issues that we face today.”

    Farley Brown

    Farley Brown '85

    Faculty in Ecology

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Seeking Symmetry in Clay

The semester begins. Last Sunday, I returned to our snow-covered campus after a vacation with family, and was reunited with friends. On Monday morning, at 8:30 sharp, myself and six…

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10 Tips for Adjusting to Winter Weather in Vermont

  When I arrived in Craftsbury Common to begin the Fall Semester, it was 72ºF. I had just come from the warmth of the tropics and so this seemed fairly…

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The Sterling Internship: Notes from the Green Schoolhouse

Oh, the Sterling internship. Where you plan on doing yours or what you already did for one is part of your Sterling identity — along with your work program position,…

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