Faculty chairs Susan Barduhn (left), Karen Blanchard, and Teresa Healy led the convocation audience through the song Dona Nobis Pacem.

Convocation Ceremony 2014

On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, SIT Graduate Institute celebrated the start to the new academic year with its annual convocation ceremony. Facilitated by Dean Daniel Yalowitz, the event included a series of invited speakers who shared stories and offered words of wisdom to the newest cohort of SIT students, who had gathered in the International […]

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Class is in Session

Fall is here, the weather is cooling down, the leaves will soon start changing color, and SIT students are back in class. This semester, 164 new students began full-time master’s degree programs in their academic journeys to become more effective leaders, professionals, and citizens in intercultural and international environments. This season, SIT Graduate Institute is […]

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In his work with the National Peace Council, Bro. Peter meets with at-risk youth groups as well as ethnic groups facing religious or other conflicts.

Peacebuilding Education Leads Alum to Career Success

By Bro. Peter Atta Agboso My first contact with conflict and peace studies was at the Austrian Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution (ASPR). Even though it was a good program, I still felt there was something lacking; it just did not seem I achieved the more practical and fulfilling engagement in peace building […]

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SIT 50th Anniversary Celebration Renews Commitment to Experiential Learning and Social Justice

The School for International Training (SIT) marked its 50th anniversary with a celebration and reunion August 8–10 on its campus in Brattleboro with hundreds of alumni, staff, students and friends from the United States and around the world. The weekend featured receptions, panels, and sessions celebrating SIT’s commitment to experiential learning and social justice. In […]

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Senator Patrick Leahy. Photo “Leahy2009″ by Senate Judiciary Committee.

Senator Leahy Congratulates SIT on its 50th Anniversary

SIT commemorated its 50th anniversary with a reunion and celebration at the Brattleboro, Vermont, campus August 8–10. In honor of the event Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) sent SIT a letter of thanks and congratulations, which World Learning President and CEO Donald Steinberg read at Saturday night’s banquet recognizing Alvino and Bea Fantini’s combined 98 years […]

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