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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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The State of the School

By John Lucas, Provost, SIT (School for International Training), a division of World Learning The urgent global question for education today is—how do we prepare our high school students, our college students, and our master’s students to make real and lasting change on the global stage? How do we ensure our nation’s academic health, financial […]

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Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams Speaks to Youth at SIT

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and SIT alumna Jody Williams visited the Vermont campus on Wednesday, June 26, to speak with participants from SIT’s Governor’s Institute on Current Issues & Youth Activism program. An activist for human rights around the world, Williams spoke to the youth about her experience growing up in Vermont, her career trajectory, […]

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