The Crossover

Meet Your SGA Representatives

Meet Your SGA Representatives

Cat Gullotta, Section Editor

September 24, 2019

On Friday, September 20, six new elected members of Champlain’s Student Government Association were announced. The election itself was held alongside Late Night Breakfast in the dining hall. When asked what he thought about the event, Junior ITS Representative, Josh Sherman, said, “It’s good b...

Vermont Supports National Cause for Climate Justice

Vermont Supports National Cause for Climate Justice

Cat Gullotta and Gale Proulx

September 24, 2019

Over 100 Champlain students, faculty, and staff walked out of their classrooms, workplaces, and residence halls to join the Burlington Climate Strike. Sarah Cipollini, senior environmental policy major with a minor in social justice, gathered strikers in Rozendaal Courtyard on September 20. Champlain C...

National Search for New President Underway

Gale Proulx, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

On Tuesday, September 10th, Koya Leadership Partners visited Champlain College to start the search for the college’s new president. Members of the recruiting team, as well as Board of Trustee members, sat down for an hour in Fireside Lounge to meet students to start building an understanding of who w...

Champlain Students March at Vermont Pride

Champlain Students March at Vermont Pride

Sammie Lee Wilhoit, Staff Writer

September 16, 2019

“Hey, hey! Ho, ho! Queerphobia’s got to go!” Champlain College students chanted as they marched down Church Street. Pride flags waved from the sides of buildings. Spectators wrapped in flags and rainbow attire smiled and chanted with the students. Jadah Bearden, a second-year student at Cham...

Coding Error Creates Issues with Student IDs

Coding Error Creates Issues with Student IDs

Cat Butrick, Features Editor

September 5, 2019

Students with redesigned school IDs quickly noticed their inability to access certain campus resources, making orientation, and the first week of classes, more lively than usual this year. “I wanted to go to the gym,” said first-year student, Nicholas Feeney, after trying to swipe into the fi...

Gas Leak at 194 St. Paul Street Apartments

Gas Leak at 194 St. Paul Street Apartments

Erika Brown, Editor in Chief

August 30, 2019

Fire alarms forced students out of their apartments just after 3:30pm on Friday due to a suspected gas leak. The leak also caused several surrounding businesses to evacuate between King and Maple Street. There were no injuries reported. According to the city, a contractor hit a natural gas line servi...

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

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

Quinn Kanner, News Editor

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.

Lakeside Shuttle Involved in Minor Accident

Lakeside Shuttle Involved in Minor Accident

Quinn Kanner and Shayna Take

April 17, 2019

At approximately 12:20 p.m., Wednesday, April 17, the new Lakeside shuttle hit another vehicle at the intersection of King Street and South Union Street. According to a student riding the shuttle, a vehicle pulled up at the King Street stop sign as the shuttle made a left turn. The stopped vehicle...

Professor Julia Swift Will Speak at Dismantling Rape Culture Conference

Professor Julia Swift Will Speak at Dismantling Rape Culture Conference

Gillian English, Editor in Chief

April 9, 2019

One thing that CCM Filmmaking professor Julia Swift notes about her work in Hollywood is that she was always the only woman in the room. It made it hard for her to speak up and even harder for her to tell the stories about the experience of being a woman that she wanted to tell. She’ll speak more ab...

Champlain College Dance Team To Host Spring Showcase

Champlain College Dance Team To Host Spring Showcase

Rose Jackson, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019

At 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 6, the Champlain College Dance Team is putting on a Spring Dance Showcase in Alumni Auditorium.

SGA Election Results Announced

SGA Election Results Announced

Quinn Kanner, News Editor

April 3, 2019

On Tuesday, April 2 from 8:30–11:00 p.m., Champlain College's Student Government Association hosted a disco-themed election results party in the IDX dining hall to announce the new President, Vice President and Representatives.

Champlain SGA Celebrates Student Leaders

Champlain SGA Celebrates Student Leaders

Jess Schultz, Editorials Editor

March 5, 2019

On Saturday, March 2nd, student leaders came together for the 7th Annual Student Leadership Celebration in the Champlain Room.