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Halloween fun facts

October 29

Filed under Archives, Distractions, Multimedia

Samhainophobia means to have a fear of Halloween. On Oct. 15, 2013, Tim Mathison from California broke the record for world's largest pumpkin weighing in at 2,032 pounds. Stephen Clarke holds the Guinness world record for fast...

Housing Master Plan

Molly O'Shea

October 11

Filed under Archives, Multimedia, Videos

In the next 10-15 years, UVM will implement the new Housing Master Plan. The plan includes renovations to a number of older residence halls, the demolition of Chittenden Buckham, and Wills, new halls, and a complete rethinking of where to ho...

Housing Fun Facts

October 9

Filed under Archives, Multimedia

The Keret House is the world's slimmest house is located in Warsaw, Poland. It is inserted between two building and measures from 36 inches at its smallest point to 152 inches in width. It was designed as an artistic view to...

Duff hour a must

Emma Hansen

April 8

Filed under Multimedia, Uncategorized

It's Thursday afternoon, you're convinced this balmy 17-degree weather will never end and you've only got $5 in your pocket. So, what do you do to cheer up? You put on your parka, call your best friend and head to the Three Needs. For...

Calendar 2/7 – 2/13

February 7

Filed under Archives, Multimedia

Tuesday 2/7:MUSIC: The Waybacks perform with Rebecca Hall & Ken Anderson in the Showcase Lounge of Higher Ground. Tickets: $8 advance/ $10 day of show. Doors open at 7:00, show at 8:00 p.m.SHOW: NASA Grant Kara Golux performanc...

Cynic Calendar 1/31-2/6

January 31

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Tuesday 1/31: ACTIVITY: American Red Cross Blood Drive from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Billings North Lounge Wednesday 2/01: MUSIC: Less Than Jake with A Wilhelm Scream and Rock & Roll Soldiers at Higher Ground. Tickets: $16 advance/ $...

Calendar 1/24-1/29

January 24

Filed under Archives, Multimedia

Tuesday 1/24:MUSIC: Five Seconds Expired presents their new self-title album in the Higher Ground Showcase Lounge with Blinded By Rage, Tragic Fallacy and Life Without. Tickets $10. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show begins at 7:00 p...

X Continues Title Run

October 28

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Thursday's game between Team X andTeam Y had a higher potential of being a blood bath than Al Roker's cholesterol level. Both X and Y came into Thursday coming off huge wins the previous weeks. Player 12 for X was a human hig...

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