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  • Sterling College reinforced my love of hard labor and taught me to see the world with an ecologist’s eye and a naturalist’s heart.”

    Ben Matthews ’09

    B.A. Ecology. Matthew is a fish biologist for Trout Unlimited, a cold-water fisheries conservation organization.

  • “At Sterling, there’s a real history of being able to see where you’ve been, where you are now, and where you’re going. Sterling is a really experiential place. Here, you can get a feel for the kind of world you want to live in, and what kind of world we can create.”

    Brighde

    Brighde Moffat ’15

    Cultural Geography self-designed major

  • “A feeling that almost brings tears to my eyes is when we were crossing the Common and everyone was there cheering us on and welcoming us home. That sense of community and love is why I am happy to be at Sterling. That feeling is what brings me hope and happiness and I hope to carry that motivation with me for the rest of my time at Sterling and with my future life expeditions.”

    Sterling College Sustainable Food Systems Gallery

    Sophie Shillue ’18

    Expedition, Core Curriculum, Community

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Eight Master Lessons in Value Added Production

Offered each fall, Sterling College’s Value Added Products course is a broad introduction and overview of various techniques used to improve the market value of agricultural products. From apple products…

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Southwest Field Semester – Immersive Field Study in the Southwest!

DESERT MOUNTAINS, SECRET CANYONS, CACTUS FLOWERS, ANCIENT PEOPLES This is the trip of a lifetime to one of the most spectacular landscapes on Earth. Take your Sterling education afield for…

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Sterling College Launches School of the New American Farmstead

Renowned visiting instructors for short courses include David Asher, Andrea Chesman, Pete Colman, Sandor Katz January 19, 2016 • Craftsbury Common, VT • Sterling College has launched the School of…

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