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Goddard President Knows “Trust the Process” From Her Own Experience

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently posted part 1 of a podcast with Barbara Vacarr, president of Goddard College, in which Barbara tells her own story of education: one that involves dropping out of high school at age 15, earning … Continue reading

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“What Lives Here”: A Poem for Barbara Vacarr’s Inauguration

Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg, faculty member in the IMA program and poet laureate of Kansas, recently composed a poem that was included in the program for the inauguration ceremony of Goddard’s new president, Barbara Vacarr. Here’s the poem. What Lives Here   … Continue reading

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Goddard President Barbara Vacarr’s Vision for College

On May 7, Barbara Vacarr was inaugurated as Goddard College’s new president. Building on her insight from her first year in this position, she delivered this speech. In reading her comments, you can see what generous vision informs all the … Continue reading

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