The Crossover

Center for Community and Social Justice Arises at Champlain College

Photo taken at Black Lives Matter protest in Montpelier, VT.
Amid an unconventional school year, a new organization comes to life.
November 19, 2020

Social justice is a hotspot in the country at the moment, between Black Lives Matter protests and pleading for people to follow Covid-19 rules. Champlain College is introducing a new Center for Community...

“Drippin’ in Melanin” Fashion Show is a Hit

Group Picture of All the Models After a Successful Show
February 21, 2020

In honor of Black History Month, Shades of Me—Champlain’s womxn of color affinity group—hosted a fashion show entitled “Drippin’ in Melanin” on Saturday, February 16, from 6:00-8:30pm in the...

Interpreting the World Through Art: CREM Senior Show

May 3, 2019

When you think of Creative Media, a number of different things come to mind. After all, the Creative Media (CREM) major is something completely unique and original to Champlain College. It allows students...

Champlayers to Perform The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

The cast and crew of
April 19, 2019
Champlain’s student-run drama club, The Champlayers, will be performing “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) at 7:00 p.m., Friday, April 19, and Saturday, April 20 in Alumni Auditorium.

Grit ‘N Wit

Champlain Students teamed up to race through obstacles testing their brains and brawn.
April 17, 2019

On Sunday, April 14 from 1:00–3:00 p.m., Champlain's Student Engagement Team hosted Grit 'N Wit, an obstacle course competition comprised of a mix of physical and mental challenges.

Meet the Candidates: Spring 2019 SGA Election

March 26, 2019
Voting starts on March 26 for Champlain College's 2019–2020 SGA officers and representatives. Get to know who's running!

Chuck Chauncey?: Six Students Answer Three Questions About our Buck-Toothed Buddy

Chuck Chauncey?: Six Students Answer Three Questions About our Buck-Toothed Buddy
March 21, 2019

Chauncey the Beaver is a unique mascot. The buck-toothed being doesn’t exactly strike fear in those who look upon him. We see him walking around during Orientation or Spirit Week and we wonder how we...

Screen Reading Breaks Boundaries and Brings Students Together

Jim Ellefson (courtesy of Champlain College)
February 28, 2019

“We call it the Screening-Reading. Because if you say it ten times fast, it sounds like ‘Screaming Reading’” — Jim Ellefson Something is bubbling in the creative waters of Champlain College,...

Internship Hardships: Federal Intervention Creates Complexity

Internship Hardships: Federal Intervention Creates Complexity
February 1, 2019

The federal government plays a larger role in whether or not you get paid for your internship than you may know. As a college student, you’re expected to complete at least one internship during your...

Tips for Surviving This Winter

photo by Jenna Misra
November 27, 2018

Let’s be honest here: Vermont is cold. There are no ifs, ands, or buts about it. You will get numb toes, a runny nose, and chapped lips. However, there are simple ways to combat the cold. Yoga Pants...

A Green Campus

Champlain College's Eco Rep Team
November 19, 2018

Burlington, Vermont is consistently named as one of the “greenest” cities in the United States. Champlain College, and the culture their students have created, have had a significant impact on those...

Fall ‘Fits

November 19, 2018

Autumn is the season of amazing fashion, so we went on a walk around campus to find some classic, fashion-forward, and creative fall outfits. We took photos to highlight these ‘fits and the details that...

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