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“We remain determined that an agreement will be finalized in May by both Boards of Trustees and implemented by June 30th, and will provide a net benefit to Emerson College, from inception,” President M. Lee Pelton wrote.
Marlboro merger still on track as COVID-19 pandemic disrupts life
By Jacob Seitz, Assistant News Express Editor • April 7, 2020

The Emerson-Marlboro merger remains on its initially scheduled timeline despite the COVID-19 outbreak that forced both colleges to move classes...

Nationally renowned painter and Marlboro benefactor dies at 92
Nationally renowned painter and Marlboro benefactor dies at 92
By Faith Bugenhagen April 4, 2020

Cecily Kahn remembers the many times she would accompany her father, Wolf Kahn, to find new subject matter for him to illustrate. Wolf Kahn was...

Marlboro President Kevin Quigley said it’s still unlikely the campus will remain open on its own.
Emerson-Marlboro merger still on track despite growing opposition
By Jacob Seitz, Assistant News Express Editor • March 19, 2020
"I Believe in Marlboro College" is pushing back against the merger, now with support from the state's Lieutenant Governor.
The college is giving students until March 22 to move off the Vermont campus.
Marlboro students say a premature goodbye to Potash Hill
By Jacob Seitz, Assistant News Express Editor • March 16, 2020

Over the past three years, Marlboro College student Charlie Hickman hasn’t left Potash Hill for more than a few months at a time. If the proposed...

“We recognize how difficult this decision is for our community, especially given that this is our last semester on Potash Hill,” Marlboro College President Kevin Quigley wrote.
Marlboro to close dorms, transition classes online
By Jacob Seitz, Assistant News Express Editor • March 13, 2020

Marlboro College asked students to vacate campus by March 28 and announced plans to transition to online classes for at least two weeks after...

Marlboro College President Kevin Quigley looks on as a speaker addresses an audience of Marlboro College students, alumni, and residents on Dec. 14, 2019.
Marlboro preparing for spring break delays
By Jacob Seitz, Assistant News Express Editor • March 11, 2020

Marlboro College is debating whether to allow its students who will be going home for the college’s upcoming two-week spring break to return...

Marlboro College Senior Erelyn Griffin in her personal studio space on the Vermont campus.
Emerson plans to create visual art studio spaces for incoming Marlboro faculty and students
By Emily Cardona, Deputy Sports Editor • March 1, 2020

The college is potentially planning on turning vacant spaces on campus into visual art studio spaces for incoming Marlboro College faculty and...

Marlboro updating Title IX policies months ahead of proposed merger
Marlboro updating Title IX policies months ahead of proposed merger
By Jacob Seitz, Assistant News Express Editor • February 28, 2020

Marlboro College is set to adopt meticulous changes to its Title IX policy, with less than 12 weeks left in what is set to be the institution’s...

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Marlboro College Selectboard to restrict access to detailed Meeting minutes
By Jacob Seitz, Assistant News Express Editor • February 25, 2020

MARLBORO, VT—Marlboro College’s Selectboard will no longer release detailed minutes of the college’s weekly Selectboard and Town Meetings,...