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.
Will Hamlin taught at Goddard from 1948 to 2001. He cared deeply about literature, art, education and the natural world, and served Goddard for fifty years in his renaissance fashion. He was... more
Lexi Heiser is a student in the undergraduate program earning her BA in Individualized Studies (IBA) at Port Townsend, WA. She originally attended Goddard College in Plainfield, Vermont. During... more
Individualized Bachelor of Arts
As we celebrate the 150th anniversary of Goddard’s original roots, we ask you to join us in supporting Goddard College’s Annual Fund by making a gift today. You can even establish a sustaining... more
Goddard College Concert: The Saturn People's Sound Collective
Friday, December 7, 7:00 pm
Haybarn Theatre at Goddard College, 123 Pitkin Rd., Plainfield, VT
A 20-person band... more
BFA in Creative Writing Program Director Janet Sylvester discusses the only low-residency undergraduate creative writing program of its kind.