Archive | February, 2011

Landmark Struggles with Budget Deficit

February 26, 2011

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In the wake of this year’s enrollment shortfall, a message from Landmark College’s President Lynda J. Katz reached the LMC professional community on January 28, predicting a fiscal deficit of nearly $853,000.  The school has endured two rounds of voluntary budget cuts, the most recent with the goal of finding $375,000 worth of expendable costs […]

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Presidential Search Reopened

February 11, 2011

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Winter break brought to campus the top four potential candidates to become Landmark’s next president.  Day-long interviews, Q & A sessions with staff, faculty, and even two hours per candidate with J-term students were not enough to declare a winner. Candidates were on campus January 18-21st, and on January 31st an email memo from Board […]

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Editor’s Letter

February 11, 2011

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This issue marks the first effort of a new semester’s group of student journalists. As I review it before going to press, I’m struck by a couple of themes. One is snow. Go figure. The second is a greater focus on campus events, with more hard news stories, fewer features. Journalism has sometimes been termed […]

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New Plan for Smoking Areas

February 11, 2011

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Smoking at Landmark is big, and a lot of people here smoke. But there are also a number of people here who can’t handle smoke due to their asthma. Certain restrictions have been placed on smokers because of this. The restrictions are there to give the people who want to smoke the ability, and to […]

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Landmark’s January Term

February 11, 2011

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While most Landmark College students were back at home finishing up their remaining winter break, The January Term students, myself included, arrived back on campus to begin the three week program. This was the first time Landmark had offered a January Term in Putney, and despite a lack of extracurricular activities, the overall program was […]

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Things to Do In Winter

February 11, 2011

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Winters in Putney can often be boring.  This is why you have to plan your weekends ahead of time in order to participate in fun activities. One great place to go to on a snowy day is Mount Snow.  They have a wide range of exciting things to do. Lots of people go sledding, skiing, […]

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