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The Story of Burke Mountain Academy’s Land and Buildings: 1970-2000

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By Finn Gundersen (BMA Head of School 1984-1999) On June 12-14, 2020, BMA will celebrate 50 years since its inception. As we prepare for this exciting milestone, we present to you a monthly series dedicated to exploring the academy’s rich history. Tune in … more



MIKAELA SHIFFRIN ‘13 CHOOSES BURKE MOUNTAIN FOR KILLINGTON WORLD CUP PREP

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Lift mechanic shares decade-old ski ticket he had the champion sign while she was still a BMA student East Burke, VT, November 27, 2019 – Burke Mountain Academy (BMA) and Burke Mountain welcomed alumna, Olympic, World Champion and World Cup crystal globe … more



INSIDE THE DEN: David Brule ’86

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Each month leading up to BMA’s 50th anniversary celebration on June 12-14, 2020, we present to you a fellow academy alumni. Join us as we look “Inside the Den”, learn about how the academy has evolved over time, and gain new insight … more



BMA EXPANDS STUDENT AND STAFF HOUSING WITH NEW GUNDERSEN PROPERTY

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This past May, BMA purchased a property that directly abuts the Northwest corner of our campus. The property consists of two acres of land, a single-family home, and a recently constructed two-story barn. For those students who attended Burke sometime between 1970 … more



INSIDE THE DEN: Mary Seaton Brush ‘75

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Each month leading up to BMA’s 50th anniversary celebration on June 12-14, 2020, we present to you a fellow academy alumnus. Join us as we look “Inside the Den”, learn about how the academy has evolved over time and gain new insight … more



The Making of BMA

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The Early Beginnings by Warren Witherell On June 12-14, 2020, BMA will celebrate 50 years since its inception. As we prepare for this exciting milestone, we present to you a monthly series dedicated to exploring the academy’s rich history. Tune in as … more



CHAD WOLK ’94 JOINS BURKE MOUNTAIN ACADEMY

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East Burke, VT, July 8, 2019: Burke Mountain Academy (BMA) announces the appointment of  BMA class of 1994 alumnus Chad Wolk to the FIS Men’s Staff. After BMA, Chad spent a year on the US Ski Team followed the University of Colorado … more



DIANN ROFFE ’85 JOINS BURKE MOUNTAIN ACADEMY

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East Burke, VT, June 14, 2019: Burke Mountain Academy (BMA) announces the hiring of Diann Roffe to the newly created position of Program Director of the BMA Junior Program. Roffe will lead an effort to more closely integrate the BMA Junior Program … more



Congratulations BMA Class of 2019!

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Please join us in congratulating Burke Mountain Academy’s class of 2019! Festivities kicked off on Friday night with dinner for the seniors, their parents, and staff at the Head’s House. Saturday evening the BMA community gathered to celebrate the Class of 2019 … more



BURKE MOUNTAIN ACADEMY NAMED 2019 U.S. SKI AND SNOWBOARD ALPINE CLUB OF THE YEAR

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East Burke, VT May 2, 2019. We are pleased to announce that BMA has been recognized as the 2019 U.S. Ski and Snowboard Alpine Club of the Year! In a release published yesterday, U.S. Ski and Snowboard described that BMA “was recognized … more