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UVM fundraises $45k for cancer research

Greta Brown, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

On Saturday, hundreds of students and members of the Burlington community filled the Patrick Gym track, cheering in support of cancer research.   Many UVM students from all types of organizations across campus, including members of fraternity and sorority life and ROTC, participated in the American Cancer Society’...

Candidates tie in SGA election

Lauren Schnepf, Senior Staff Writer

April 20, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

For the first time in SGA history, there has been a tie between two candidates running for a position on the SGA Senate.   A special runoff election took place between the tied candidates, Sen. David Chapnick and first-year Cammy Schiller, April 17 and 18, Sen. David Brandt stated in an April 17 email. ...

Sullivan announces book about free speech

Sullivan announces book about free speech

April 15, 2017

President Tom Sullivan thinks it necessary to value free speech on college campuses, according to a new bo...

Diversity forum educates faculty and staff

Diversity forum educates faculty and staff

April 14, 2017

A crowd of scholars, faculty and students sat in the Silver Maple ballroom waiting to hear a prese...

UVM students learn beside local inmates

UVM students learn beside local inmates

April 12, 2017

Local prison inmates are studying alongside UVM students as part of a new program. UVM has beco...

City councillor seeks SGA support in bystander intervention program

City councillor seeks SGA support in bystander intervention program

April 11, 2017

When UVM graduate Adam Roof '11 (I-Ward 8), was a student, he knew that he wanted to do something to ad...

City council discusses housing and UVM

City council discusses housing and UVM

April 11, 2017

As city council elections have come to an end, the new council is looking toward tackling housing ...

Migrant justice activists return home after immigration hearing

Migrant justice activists return home after immigration hearing

April 10, 2017

Protesters gathered outside the federal courthouse in Boston March 28 in support of recently arres...

Sullivan assessed by board of trustee’s review

Sullivan assessed by board of trustee’s review

April 10, 2017

President Tom Sullivan thinks it necessary to value free speech on college campuses, according to ...

Senator elected to Vice Presidency

Senator elected to Vice Presidency

April 6, 2017

Junior Nicole Woodcock waved to one of her fellow senators before sitting down in an armchair tu...

New president marks beginning of an era

New president marks beginning of an era

April 5, 2017

Junior Chris Petrillo took off his baseball cap and pushed up the sleeves of the longsleeve shirt ...

Burlington nonprofit houses students and former prisoners

Burlington nonprofit houses students and former prisoners

April 1, 2017

As in many other homes on Buell Street, residents of the Dismas House and their guests sat down at 6...

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