The Care Center in the News

Bard Microcollege Holyoke featured on WGBH News, April 19, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 16, 2017, “A ‘Microcollege’ for Student Moms”

Anne Teschner and Ana Rodriguez discuss Bard Microcollege Holyoke on 22 News, April 7, 2017

The Christian Science Monitor, March 29, 2017, “First US ‘microcollege’ helps single moms become liberal arts graduates”

Daily Hampshire Gazette, March 6, 2017, “Editorial: Microcollege offers unique education for young women in Holyoke”

Daily Hampshire Gazette, February 28, 2017, “Overcoming tough odds: Microcollege in Holyoke gives young women an educational boost”

Board Co-Chair Sylvia Galvan featured on Western Mass News, February 23, 2017

Anne Teschner and Angelique Vera discuss Bard Microcollege Holyoke on NECN’s The Take, February 17, 2017

The Boston Globe, August 26, 2016 “Nation’s first ‘micro-college’ opens in Holyoke”

MassLive, July 2, 2016, “Care Center alternative school in Holyoke graduates 41 young women”

Care Center Graduate Shauna Cyr featured on 22 News, July 1, 2016

Care Center students get college experience. The Republican, June 29, 2016

Gloria Steinem speaks to NEPR about meeting Care Center students, “There’s a duty to listen to younger activists” NEPR, March 28, 2016

Gloria Steinem responds to Care Center student with big announcement. Story featured on MassLive, December 10, 2015

Young Parents Regatta covered by Western Mass News, August 22, 2015

Care Center Rowers featured on 22 News, August 22, 2015

Young Parents Regatta in The Daily Hampshire Gazette, August 20, 2015

Poet Robert Pinsky and Executive Director Anne Teschner on The Bill Newman Show, May 1, 2014

State of the Re:Union, June 27, 2013 “Dropouts to Graduates: The Story of The Care Center”

New York Times, July 22, 2012  “Taking the High Road”  “Slide Show”

Daily Hampshire Gazette, Jun 7, 2012, “Easthampton Artist & Care Center Students Install Mobile”

Smith College, May 18, 2012  “Helen Gurley Brown Magic Grant Awarded to Recent Graduate”

Boston Globe, Profile on Ezra Parzybok, May 13, 2012 “Sculptor’s class keeps the art storty going”

U. S. News & World Report, March 12, 2012 “Teen Moms in Poverty Take Free College Courses”

massnonprofit.org, Profile on Anne Teschner, March 9, 2012  “Anne Teschner has Cracked the Code as Exec. Director at The Care Center”

WBUR-Radio, Boston 90.9, February 21, 2012 “How Plato Is Helping Woman In Poverty”

Huffington Post Latino Voices, February 2, 2012 “Clemente Course Inspires Teen Moms”

Christian Science Monitor, November 28, 2011 “Anne Teschner brings Shakespeare and Plato to teen mothers”

Holyoke Sun, front page, November 18, 2011  “First Lady Michelle Obama honors Holyoke Care Center”

WGBY-TV  CH. 57, November 17, 2011  ”Anne Teschner with students Tahia Davis & Brendaliz Rivera on Connecting Point“

WGGB-TV  CH. 40 (5 p.m news), November 4, 2011  “Holyoke school for teen mothers earns national award”The White House (video),

Daily Hampshire Gazette, November 3,2011  “Northampton woman honored at White House”

November 2, 2011  “The Care Center at The White House wins Presidential Award”

Boston Globe, November 2, 2011 “Teen mother learn to believe in selves”

WSHM-TV  CH. 3 (6 & 11 p.m. news), November 2, 2011  ”Holyoke Care Center nationally recognized”

Springfield Republican, front page, November 2, 2011 “Care Center recieves Arts & Humanities Award from the White House”