Conference Photos

At the June 8 conference reception we gathered as many alums as we could (not everyone was able to stay the entire day) for our annual group photo.

Back row, l-r: Jonathan Schechtman, Caitlin Corkins, Paul Wyncoop, Devin Colman, John Dumville, Adam Krakowski, Meg Campbell. Front row, l-r: Adrienne Dickerson, Kaitlin O’Shea, Lisa Ryan, Julia Grey, Jenna Lapachinski
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Our new banner, given to us by the UVM Alumni Association because the HPAA is now an official Affinity Group with the Alumni Association. 


Preservation Work Day – Theron-Boyd House

Quechee, Vermont

Saturday June 17, 10 am to 3 pm

Join the Vermont Division for Historic Preservation and the UVM Historic Preservation Alumni Association at the Theron-Boyd House at 75 Hillside Road, Quechee, Vermont on Saturday, June 17 from 10 am to 3 pm.

We’ll be cleaning out the carriage barns in preparation for an upcoming Window Workshop at the site. Volunteers will be able to tour the main house with Tracy Martin, State Historic Sites Section Chief. Please dress for the event with work clothes and shoes. Potluck lunch. Beverages provided by the Alumni Association.

Please RSVP to Caitlin Corkins at by June 12th.


[EVENT] Church Street History Lecture

Church Street

Join Prof. Tom Visser and current student Adrienne Dickerson for a lecture about Church Street history on Monday May 15, 2017.

Learn more about the history and evolution of Burlington’s most prominent street – Church Street –  at Champlain College’s fifth annual local history event, “Church Street: The Heart & Soul of the Queen City,” on Monday, May 15.

Professor Thomas Visser and Master’s Candidate Adrienne Dickerson of the University of Vermont’s Historic Preservation Program will present an illustrated talk titled “Burlington’s Historic Church Street.” The event will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Champlain Room at Champlain College’s Center for Communications and Creative Media at 375 Maple St., in Burlington.

Presentations will begin at 7:30 p.m., and light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited. To confirm a seat, respond no later than May 8 to or call 802-860-2785.


Stay Up-to-Date: Sign up for Emails

Hi everyone! You might get our occasional emails via the gmail address (uvmhpaa@gmail), Facebook, or this blog. All are good options. But, now, we have a simpler email solution.

Sign up for our email list via mailchimp. Nice, clean emails sent to your inbox. Sign up here: It will only ask for your name, email, and class year.

Thank you! Stay tuned for exciting news about the 40th Anniversary celebration. In the meantime, mark your calendars and plan your trip to Burlington for October 13-15, 2017.

And, please ask your friends + classmates to sign up, too, so no one is left out of alumni news. We want everyone to be in the loop for the 40th!

board meetings

Board Meetings 2017

Hi everyone! If you’re interested in our board meetings, let us know! The meetings are held the second Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm-7:30/8:00pm, usually in Barre, Montpelier, or Burlington (or via Skype if you’re not local). The dates for this year are:

  • January 11
  • February 8
  • March 8
  • April 12
  • May 10
  • June 14
  • July 12
  • August 9
  • September 13
  • October 11 (possibly earlier, depending on needs before the 40th Celebration)
  • November 8
  • December 13 (possibly the week before, depending on Holiday Party)

Events & dates are recorded on the UVM HPAA Google calendar and should appear on the sidebar. (Sometimes the times take a while to sync, but the meetings are always 6:30pm.)