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Fall 2020 Speaker Series

By Rachel Wylie, Student Services Coordinator

The Yestermorrow Speaker Series is a free offering that has traditionally focused on design/build, craftsmanship, and interesting ideas & concepts related to sustainability. This fall, we are highlighting speakers & organizations that seek to "re-design/build" communities, structures, and systems for the health of people & the planet. Join us Wednesday nights, 7PM EST on Facebook Live or tune in on Zoom bit.ly/YM-Fall2020.

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2020 Semester Design/Build - Week 3

By Eva Hogue, Semester Program Teaching Assistant
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Written by Callie Reagan & Robbie Hilton This week the semester program produced a lot of design work. In the shop we started siding our chicken coop and we learned about Shellac. Shellac serves a similar purpose to a wood stain but it's made from an alcohol base, and dries instantly. In the studio we started learning SketchUp...

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2020 Semester Design/Build - Week 2

By Eva Hogue, Semester Program Teaching Assistant
Hi all, welcome to our second blog post for the Yestermorrow Semester Program of Fall 2020! Although this year has brought many new challenges in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, those involved in the Semester Program this Fall are both excited and thankful for our unique and safe situation at Yestermorrow, where we have an in-person learning...

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2020 Semester Design/Build - Week 1 at Pavilion

By Eva Hogue, Semester Program Teaching Assistant
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Monday Today was smooth - transitioning from breakfast at YM, with help from students to move everything over to Couple’s Field in Waitsfield. We started with listing out goals & 2 truths and a lie as a way to break the ice and get to know each other a little more.  Graham - goal to initiate his own builds Jess -...

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Yestermorrow Course Registrations in Light of COVID-19

By Rachel Wylie, Student Services Coordinator
Updated 10/19/2020 COVID-19 Rules, Regulations and Restrictions Yestermorrow is following guidelines from the State of Vermont as we move forward with in-person classes. We are basing our decisions on the current recommendations for leisure travel. As of June 15th 2020, people living in counties in the Northeast that have...

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