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.
This video is an excerpt from a 1988 oral history session with John Hall, former Director of Admissions and former President, 1976-80. In it, John discusses his reasons for coming to Goddard, his... more
Education Program Director Sue Fleming made this beautiful slideshow tribute of the late David Frisby, faculty advisor at Goddard from 1992-2013.
Bachelor of Arts in Education
The Honduras Child Alliance is a non-profit organization run by Goddard alumna Eve Horowitz (BA RUP '82). Eve thinks other Goddard alumni and students make a good fit for the volunteer... more
Alum AJ Russo (BA '88-'89) produced, with director Dennis Trainor this full-length feature documentary, ... more
Thomas Calagna (BA RUP '71) called in to the Goddard Storyphone to share his memories of his time at Goddard College from 1968-1971. He recalls Theatre Faculty member Paul Vela and tells us... more