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Vermont Public Radio covers former U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis’s visit to Vermont Tech.

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Vermont Tech receives a $3.4 million TAACCCT grant and former U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis visits Vermont Tech and tours the farm facility. Covered by WCAX.

Vermont Technical College is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) Grant in the amount of $3.4 million. Implemented through the Department of Labor, TAACCCT provides eligible institutions of higher education with funds to expand and improve their ability to deliver education and career training programs. This grant will support The Vermont Applied Agriculture and Food Systems Institute at Vermont Tech, which serves the education and training needs of State industries that support agriculture, food production, waste disposal and energy production.

Former Vermont Tech President Phil Conroy comments on paying for college in this article published by U.S. News & World Report. Conroy also discusses how Vermont Tech prepares students and families for paying for college.


Vermont Technical College was named among the top 35 best regional colleges in the North by U.S. News & World Report as part of their annual Best Colleges rankings, released to the public today. The only college in the state specializing in technical education, Vermont Tech ranks 33rd of the 370 colleges on the list.


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