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  • Press Release
  • May 29, 2020

Former President of Vermont NEA and Lifelong Educator, Martha Allen, Shares her Story

This week’s Friday Feature is with long time educator and Emerge Vermont alum Martha Allen. Martha grew up in a town in Massachusetts with an ...
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  • Blog
  • May 22, 2020

A Conversation with Representative Emilie Kornheiser

Emilie Kornheiser serves in the Vermont Legislature as a State Representative for Brattleboro in Windham County. She is also a graduate of the ...
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  • Blog
  • May 15, 2020

Featuring our Board Member Shaina Kasper

Shaina Kasper has been a member of the Board of Directors at Emerge Vermont since May of 2019. A native Vermonter, Shaina provides insights and ...
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  • Blog
  • May 5, 2020

Giving Thanks to Emerge Vermont Alum and Educator Martine Gulick

As we take the time to acknowledge and thank all teachers during this National Teacher Appreciation Week, we also recognize that this is an ...
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  • Blog
  • Apr 24, 2020

Vanessa Kittell: Blazing a trail From Capitol Hill to rural Vermont

A born and raised Vermonter, our feature for this week followed her passions all around the country, but she eventually returned to her home state ...
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  • Blog
  • Apr 17, 2020

Speaking with Veteran and Emerge Vermont alumna Stephanie Wobby

For this week’s Friday Feature, I had the chance to speak with Emerge Vermont alumna Stephanie Wobby. We discussed her background, her time serving ...
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  • Blog
  • Apr 10, 2020

A look at Selectboard life with Farmer Kate MacLean

It’s not very often you speak with someone who makes you reconsider what it means to live a fulfilling life. A life without rigid structure or ...
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Women in Politics: Rebecca White graduated UVM at 20 and joined Vermont government at 22

Stephan Tolijan Vermont State Rep. Rebecca White ‘15 stood behind the podium at the UVM debate house, reminiscing over the hours she spent ...
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  • Blog
  • Mar 27, 2020

Getting to Know Kanika Gandhi

It’s very rare to meet someone who exudes positivity, confidence, and class simultaneously. This week, I had the chance to speak with Emerge Vermont ...
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  • Blog
  • Mar 20, 2020

She Won! Speaking with Jill Remick after her Town Meeting Day Victory

Following the eventful and exciting Town Meeting Day elections on March 3rd, 2020, we now take the time to reflect on the results and the victories ...
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