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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 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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The Fantinis Celebrate 50 Years with a New SIT Scholarship

In 1954, Alvino Fantini received a scholarship to attend The Experiment in International Living in Mexico. “I was transformed totally,” he said. “All I wanted to do was come back.” Fantini did come back to The Experiment in 1963 to lead Experiment groups of his own. By that time, he had met his future wife, […]

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Flags in SIT's International Center

SIT Celebrates 50 Years

2014 marks the 50th anniversary of SIT Graduate Institute, founded as the School for International Training in 1964 by The Experiment in International Living’s first president, Gordon Boyce, and executive vice president, John Wallace. A celebration for alumni, students, staff, and faculty will take place in August 2014 at SIT’s Brattleboro, Vermont, campus, with smaller […]

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2013 Year End Message

A message from Donald Steinberg, President and CEO of World Learning and SIT. As we enter the Holiday season, I wanted to express best wishes on behalf of World Learning as we continue to carry out our mission to empower a new generation of global citizens to build peace, prosperity, inclusion, and responsive government.  World Learning […]

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