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Vermont State University Academic Excellence Conference

September 9, 2023 All day


Lyndon Campus

Academic Excellence at Vermont State University

Vermont State University is excited to host its first annual Academic Excellence Conference on September 9, 2023, at its Lyndon campus.

More than 40 faculty from across all five Vermont State campuses, representing nearly every academic department, will deliver presentations. The conference will include three sessions, lunch, and a concluding social hour featuring live music.

Conference Schedule

Plenary Session – 10:15 a.m.-11:20 a.m.

Academic and Student Activities Center (ASAC) 100

10 a.m.: Arrival and Coffee

10:15-10:20 a.m.: Introduction from Provost, Dr. Nolan Atkins

10:20-10:50 a.m.: First Plenary Speaker, Dr. Paul Searls, Professor of History. Department of Social Sciences

10:50-11:20 a.m.: Second Plenary Speaker, Dr. Ross Lieblappen, Associate Professor. Department of Natural Sciences.


12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.: Lyndon Dining Hall 

Music & Social Hour

2:50 p.m.-4 p.m.: ASAC 100

Come join us in ASAC 100 for a social hour featuring live music provided by Ashley Jane’s Hootenanny. www.ashleyjaneshootenanny.com

Ashley Warwick: Classic Country and Western Music Review 1935 – 1970: A Celebration of Rural America Through Song