Goddard College Single Parent Program, NBC Nightly News, 8/21/1987
The Single Parent Program at Goddard was the first of its kind in the country. Then Director of Development Doug North developed the program in response to what he saw as a pressing social concern. The program was designed to provide the higher education necessary to help single mothers get the education and skills they needed to get them off welfare. In the fall of 1986, eleven single mothers and sixteen children moved to the Greatwood Campus.
Maxine Hong Kingston gave a reading in the summer of 2010 to help the MFA in Creative Writing program celebrate five years at the Port Townsend, WA campus.
MFA in Creative Writing, News & Events, Port Townsend
Goddard College inaugurated Dr. Barbara Vacarr as the 10th President on Saturday, May 7th, 2011. Faculty and Governor Peter Shumlin spoke at the ceremony
Goddard College inaugurated Dr. Barbara Vacarr as the 10th President on Saturday, May 7th, 2011. Alumnus and staff member Kris Gruen performed at the ceremony.
In January 2011, Goddard College staff and students traveled to the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah to support and attend Goddard faculty member Alrick Brown's feature film, "... more
MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts, Port Townsend