1. May 25, 2020: Caledonian Record: “Catamount, NVU Launch Drive-In Movie and Music Series”
  2. May 4, 2020: “Interview: Vermont State College Workers and Students Rebuff Shock Doctrine”
    • Interview of Ben Luce by Ashley Smith
  3. May 4, 2020: WCAX: “Interim leader: All Vermont state colleges will reopen this fall”
    • Short note apparently indicated the BOT thinks there is enough legislative commitment for bridge funding to keep the colleges open.
  4. April 30, 2020: VTCNG: “Ideas flow for saving the state colleges. Money remains biggest problem”
  5. Contains statements by Senator Tim Ashe and a list of ideas from a Zoom meeting hosted by the Town of Johnson.
  6. April 30, 2020: VTDigger: “Castleton University president resigns
    • President Scolforo’s resignation circumstances
    • Appointment of Interim Chancellor
    • Continued support by Chancellor and BOT Chair for Closure Proposal
  7. April 20, 2020, VTDigger: “Drive-through protesters push back on state college closure plan”
  8. April 30, 2020, Caledonian Record: Governor and officials were given a month notice.
  9. April 29, 2020: Seven Days: “After Public Crisis, Vermont State Colleges System Charts a Difficult Course” 
    • Chancellor Spaulding Resignation Notice
    • Reaction of BOT Chair Church Hindes
    • Concerns of Professors
    • Possible Departure of NVU President Collins
    • Possible Departure of Castleton President Scolforo
  10. April 29, 2020: Caledonian Record: “Editorial: Crisis of Leadership. We’re running into problems getting information from the Vermont State College administration.”
  11. April 27, 2020: Vermont biz: “Scolforo: Castleton University is ready to meet community and workforce needs”
  12. April 25, 2020: Valley Reporter: “Jim Kenyon: Vermont Tech isn’t worth saving”
    • One of the only articles to appear supporting the closure proposal.
  13. April 23, 2020: NewsLINC: “Future of Early College Around the NEK”
  14. April 22, 2020: VPR: Vermont State Colleges Chancellor Withdraws Plan To Close Three Campuses.
  15. April 22, 2020: WCAX: “Vt. State Colleges chancellor withdraws proposal to close 3 campuses”
  16. April 22, 2020: VTDigger: “Walters: Jeb Spaulding drops a pipe bomb”
    • Background on Jeb Spaulding
    • Funding level graph
    • Insightful discussion of responses and by elected officials, including some rebuttal.
  17. April 21, 2020: Caledonian Record: “Closing NVU – Silencing Climate Activists – Janel Hanrahan”
  18. April 21, 2020: Bennington Banner: “Joe Benning: Don’t close campuses, fix the state college system”
  19. April 20, 2020: VPR News: “‘I Was Dumbfounded’: NVU Professor Organizes Car Parade To Protest Closing Proposal”
    • Postponement of Closure Vote
    • Organization of Car Parade by NVU Professor Ben Luce, with discussion of state funding levels
  20. April 20, 2020: VPR: “Gov. Scott: ‘No One Will Be Untouched By This'”
  21. April 20, 2020: Caledonian Record: “Sec. Of State Jim Condos: VSC Needs Real Solutions – A Smart Path Forward”
  22. April 19, 2020: WCAX: “Vermont State Colleges System likely to close 3 campuses”
  23. April 17, 2020: Seven Days: “Vermont May Close Three State College Campuses
    • This was the article that broke the news for many people.
  24. December 6, 2019: VTDigger: “As state colleges weigh reforms, faculty balk at push to go online
    • Criticism by faculty of lack of oversight of NVU Online
    • Questioning of profitability of NVU Online by Faculty Federation
  25. January 14, 2020: VTDigger: “Tyrone Shaw: Underfunding of state colleges must be remedied”
  26. August 27, 2019: “State colleges take first look at reform ideas
    • Discussion of BOT and the “Securing the Future” initiative in 2019.
    • “And while a key premise of the white paper is that additional dollars are unlikely to come from the Legislature, many suggested asking all the same. Vermont perennially ranks near the bottom – if not dead last – in national rankings for state funding of higher education.”
    • “The system is also dealing with substantial deferred maintenance needs”
  27. December 1, 2017: Castleton University Website: “Spartan Stadium to be Renamed in Honor of Dave Wolk”
  28. August 10, 2015: VTDigger: “Legislator eyes bill to improve VSC funding”
  29. March 27, 2014: Vermont Tech President Conroy Retires, Leaves School. Conroy ‘Retirement’ Comes as College Faces $2.5M Deficit.
    • “When asked about whether there was, at present, any investigation into any financial improprieties, Donovan gave an indirect answer…”