Vermont Access Network (VAN)



The Vermont Access Network, a non-profit corporation established to promote an interest in the effective operation and advancement of Public, Educational and Government Access centers in the State of Vermont. It is the mission of the Vermont Access Network to further the goals of Vermont's PEG organizations and to foster free speech, interconnectivity and community discourse through the use of current and future communications technologies.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2021-10-27
Format: 2021-10-27
Open Meeting & Public Records Law Forum - 10/27/2011
The Brattleboro edition on Secretary of State Jim Condos's 12 stop tour of Vermont discussing open meeting laws and transparency in government.
Death with Dignity: Washington Story - 10/26/2011
Nancy Niedzelski talks in Wilder, Vermont about her work to enact death with dignity legislation in Washington State. Sponsored by Patient Choices Vermont.
Green Mountain Care Forum - 10/20/2011
Friends of Ludlow Auditorium and Rutland Herald team up to present this forum on Vermont's new Green Mountain Care (Act 48), moderated by Stewart Ledbetter of WPTZ/WNNE.
Antonia Maioni: the Canadian Health Care System - 10/20/2011
Dr. Antonia Maioni, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institute for the Study of Canada at McGill University, spoke about the Canadian health care system to students and the public at Lyndon State College Thursday, October 20, 2011...
How to Stop Bullying and Social Aggression - 10/17/2011
A lecture on bullying and social aggression and ways to avoid being bullied and bullying others.
Vermont Commons: Catamount Health - 10/14/2011
John Bloch interviews Peter Sterling and Donna Sutton-Fay, of Catamount Health about the state of health care and possible impacts on delivery of services after 2014. More information at
Beaming Bioneers Vermont Conference Keynote: Amy Seidl and Dot Maver - 10/14/2011
The 22nd Annual Beaming Bioneers Conference, held nationally via satellite, came to Montpelier for the first time on October 14-16, 2011. At the Vermont College of Fine Arts, author and evolutionary biologist Amy Seidl and Dot Maver, president of...
Germany's Energy Policy Press Conference - 10/11/2011
Rep. Tony Klein of East Montpelier, Chair of the House Natural Resources Committee, hosts director of Germany's Environment Agency Jochen Flasbarth, Arne Jungjohann, of the Heinrich Böll Foundation, and Linda Gunter, from the NGO, Beyond Nuclear...
Germany's Energy Policy Community Forum: Lessons for Vermont - 10/11/2011
Director of Germany's Environment Agency Jochen Flasbarth, Arne Jungjohann, of the Heinrich Böll Foundation, and Linda Gunter, from the NGO, Beyond Nuclear discuss Germany's plan to close its nine remaining nuclear reactors by 2022, and the...
Vermont Commons: Sen. Anthony Pollina - 10/05/2011
John Bloch interviews Washington County Sen. Anthony Pollina about his freshman legislative session and his work on the Senate Health Care Committee.
Vermont Commons: Wally Roberts - 09/29/2011
Wally Roberts is the Executive Director of Vermont Common Cause, and is interviewed by John Bloch in this studio show.
Interview with David Hallquist - CEO of VEC (Lowell Wind Tower Project) - 09/26/2011
Steve Merrill interviews David Hallquist, CEO of Vermont Electric Cooperative, regarding the controversial wind project now under construction in Lowell Vermont. This interview is conducted from the site of the wind project and is very informative...
Jeff Chester - Digital Media at a Crossroads Champlain College Talk - 09/22/2011
Jeff Chester, Executive Director for the Center for Digital Democracy, lectures at Champlain College's Alumni auditorium on the topic of digital democracy, the role of online marketing agencies, changes to policy affecting internet users and...
Making Late Life Choices: Advance Directives Explained - 09/19/2011
Mary Alice Bisbee, Director of the Funeral Consumers Alliance of Vermont, makes a presentation on the choices that Vermonters have when making funeral arrangements, with a focus on planning ahead.
Vermont Association for Mental Health Conference, Part 2 of 3 - 09/14/2011
Vermont Association for Mental Health (VAMH) welcomes Renzo De Stefani, Director of Mental Health Services of Trento (Italy), as the “Peer Support Around the World” Conference comes to Vermont September 14, 2011. Along with Kathleen...