Open House April 21

Date: April 21, 2017

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Location: Vermont Campus

Learn why SIT Graduate Institute is a pioneer in experiential education, with master’s degrees in International Education, TESOL, Conflict Transformation, Sustainable Development, and more. At our April 21, 2017 open house you can join small-group sessions with faculty members; chat with Admissions and Financial Aid staff, and with current students and alumni; and cap the day with a presentation by Robert Rivest. Reserve your space, or contact Maira Tungatarova.

Open House Schedule – Friday, April 21, 2017




9:00 – 9:15


International Center
(coffee, tea & snacks available)

9:15 – 9:30

Welcome and Introductions
Laura Andrews, Assistant Dean of Admissions

International Center
Room 101

9:30 – 10:00

About SIT, Degrees, and Certificates
SIT Admissions Team

International Center
Room 101

10:00 – 10:30

Career Services Overview
Squeak Stone, Career and Practicum Services

International Center
Room 101

10:30 – 10:40



10:45 – 12:15

Attend a Class
International Education/ Sustainable Development/ Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation/SLM

Classrooms around campus


12:15 – 1:30

with faculty & current students

International Center
Room 101

1:30– 2:00

Campus Tour
Led by Admissions staff & current students

Meet in International Center Lobby

2:00– 2:30

Financial Aid Overview
Cathy Mullins, Director of Financial Aid

Rotch 205

2:30– 3:00

Student Affairs Overview
Steve Sweet, Assistant Dean of Students for Campus Life

Rotch 205

3:00– 3:30

Alumni Panel

Rotch 205

3:30– 4:00

with current faculty, staff, & students

El Café
(coffee, tea & snacks available)


Laughter, Wellness & Stress Relief
Robert Rivest*

El Café


Optional tour

Downtown Brattleboro

*Robert Rivest is an internationally admired performer and teacher. He is a renowned comic mime artist, an accomplished health, literacy and stress relief educator, a gifted mindfulness teacher, a certified laughter yoga master trainer and an engaging public speaker. Since 1990, Robert has given more than 7,000 presentations in Europe, Asia, Africa and across the United States. His mission is to use mindfulness, laughter, and the performing arts to bring health and happiness to individuals and organizations around the world.