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News October 19, 2015

The Story Behind VCFA’s Resident Ghost

When Michelle Singer, former program assistant for the MFA in Writing program, was hired and found out her office was known as "Anna's Hangout," she…
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News October 19, 2015
News September 16, 2015

MFA in Writing Alumna Mahtem Shiferraw Wins Sillerman First Book Prize

Mahtem Shiferraw (7/12) is the recipient of the Africa Poetry Book Fund’s 2015 Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poets for her manuscript, Fuchsia.
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News September 16, 2015
News June 29, 2015

MFA in Writing Poetry Faculty Member Betsy Sholl Wins the 2015 Maine Literary Award in Poetry

Betsy Sholl, currently Poet Laureate of Maine, wins the award for her book of poetry Otherwise Unseeable.
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News June 29, 2015
News April 27, 2015

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Announces 2015 Fellows

VCFA faculty members Barbara Hurd, Matthew Dickman, David Ulin, and alumna Alison Hawthorne Deming are among the 2015 Fellows!
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News April 27, 2015
News April 24, 2015

VCFA Partners with The Marble House Project, Alumnx Emily Vizzo and Karen Jahn Awarded Residency

Beginning in 2015, Vermont College of Fine Arts will have several designated spaces in The Quarry, the Marble House Project residency program reserved for VCFA…
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News April 24, 2015
News March 5, 2015

“The New Yorker Presents” an Interview with MFA in Writing Poetry Faculty Matthew Dickman

Dickman is the author of All-American Poem, 50 American Plays (co-written with his twin brother Michael Dickman), and Mayakovsky’s Revolver.
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News March 5, 2015
News February 12, 2015

MFA in Writing Alumna Neela Vaswani (7/99) Wins Grammy Award

MFA in Writing alumna Neela Vaswani (7/99) won the Grammy Award for Best Children's Album, "I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education…
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News February 12, 2015
News July 18, 2014

Cheryl Strayed Special Guest at VCFA’s Postgraduate Writers’ Conference

Best-Selling Author Cheryl Strayed to Appear at Vermont College of Fine Arts. President Thomas Christopher Greene to Conduct Live Interview/ Public Invited to Attend.
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News July 18, 2014