Seniors Offer Memories and Advice as They Prepare to Graduate

Senior Trustee Dinner 2013 from Emily Haggett on Vimeo.

Champlain College students Emily Haggett '14 and Kayla Hedman '14 worked together on creating this annual video at the Senior Trustee Dinner on April 4. They asked graduating senior about their best memories of their time at Champlain, what they would miss most and what advice would they give to the incoming class of 2017 in order to make the most of their college experience.

Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a small, not-for-profit, private college in Burlington, Vermont, with additional campuses in Montreal, Canada, and Dublin, Ireland. Champlain offers a traditional undergraduate experience from its beautiful campus overlooking Lake Champlain and over 90 residential undergraduate and online undergraduate and graduate degree programs and certificates. Champlain's distinctive career-driven approach to higher education embodies the notion that true learning occurs when information and experience come together to create knowledge. Champlain College is included in the Princeton Review's The Best 384 Colleges: 2019 Edition. For the fourth year in a row, Champlain was named a "Most Innovative School" in the North by U.S. News & World Report's 2019 "America's Best Colleges,” and a “Best Value School” and is ranked in the top 100 “Regional Universities of the North” and in the top 25 for “Best Undergraduate Teaching.” Champlain is also featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges for 2019 as one of the "best and most interesting schools" in the United States, Canada and Great Britain and is a 2019 College of Distinction. For more information, visit