Trimester Programs

Vermont Academy's Global Vision

  • All students should have the opportunity to benefit from a global education
  • Students will gain a global understanding of history and economics, art and language, and culture and traditions 
  • A rich global experience better prepares students for college and international business
  • Through firsthand social awareness, students become leaders for change

International Trimester Study

Students benefit by:
  • Earning credit for Vermont Academy classes while studying a locally influenced curriculum designed by Vermont Academy faculty
  • Living with host families and benefiting from language and cultural immersion
  • Taking field trips to famous cultural sites and enjoying native history, art, and cuisine 

Apply a global perspective to your VA education.


List of 7 members.

  • Mr. Ricardo Carreno 

    Global Programs Director
    (802) 869-6202
    Spanish Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid JD
  • Mr. Jason Wang 

    Global Programs Assistant Director / Faculty
    Hamilton College - BA
    School for International Training (SIT) Graduate Institute - MA
  • Ms. Christine Armiger 

    Director of Environmental Programs & Sustainability
    (802) 869-6682
    University of Montana - BS
    Antioch University New England - MS
  • Mr. Russell Mayhew 

    (802) 869 1481
    Indiana University - BA
    Northwestern University - MSEd
  • Ms. Alison O'Brien 

    Faculty / Dance Team Coach
    University of Massachusetts Amherst - BA
  • Mr. Sergio Vilarino 

    Global Programs Associate
    University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain - BA
    University de Compostela, Spain - MS
  • Ms. Doris Walker 

    (802) 869-6265