Robert Mattuck, Goddard College Faculty, 1939-1989
Robert came to Goddard in 1939 and taught philosophy, literature, film and theatre fore 50 years. He also created an innovative counseling program which he would teach to faculty and staff. This is the heart of today's current advisor model. Robert also organized many of the educational conferences over the years. He retired in 1989 and received an honorary doctorate from Goddard in 1995.
In this interview Robert told the story of how he came to work at Goddard. He also discusses at length the challenges that the faculty faced as they set out to establish and grow an alternative educational institution in rural Vermont.
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