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soap image from katherine edit

Cleaning Up with Herbal Soap

After spending most of the summer getting dirty, the Bennington YAP program started working with a “cleaner” side of gardening this fall: making handmade herbal soap. With help from Jennifer Ufnar, assistant professor of biology at Southern Vermont College, Bennington […]


Adult Ed students read Velveteen Rabbit aloud and relate the story to their own childhood companions.

Holiday Reading Friends

As part of their Tutorial Center holiday celebration, Adult Ed students read aloud The Velveteen Rabbit, a classic childhood favorite. They and staff related it to their experiences by sharing their own beloved childhood friends.


The work of a Vermont High School Completion student studying photography.

Abstract Visual Concepts

High School Completion student Michelle Barrett has demonstrated some natural talent in photography which she is studying as the art component of of her program. Here are three new images she took last week for her assignments in Lines, Shapes […]


Enjoying the Ride

Never Too Old

Everyone at The Tutorial Center believes you’re never too old to learn something new or to try new things. Environmental Science and Arts instructor Jim Gunn illustrated that very attitude at 74 years young when he and his family tandem-parachuted […]


Learning to See

The Art of Re-Engagement

As part of the credit requirements toward their high school diplomas through the High School Completion Program, Paul Secoy and Michelle Barrett are earning art credit by studying photography with professional photographer Christine Glade. “Neither student had previously given photography […]