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UVM Medical Center joins effort to lower opiate abuse

Caroline Alkire

January 28

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In a new initiative to reduce opiate usage, the Burlington Police Department is working with the UVM Medical Center and Mayor Miro Weinberger. All three parties will be working together to increase treatment for opiate user...

Rep. Welch talks with class about Iran

Alexandra Shannon

September 15

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Students in “Introduction to International Relations” participated in a Skype discussion with Rep. Peter Welch Sept. 10 about the Iran nuclear deal that is currently under negotiation. The deal requires Iran to limit its...

President Obama passes student aid bill

March 17

Filed under News, Vermont

President Barack Obama passed a new bill March 10 titled the Student Aid Bill of Rights as part of his policy to tackle increasing student loan debt across the country, including states such as Vermont.As part of the bill, fou...

New bill proposes increase in state funding for Vermont colleges

March 17

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There has been a proposal for an increase in state funding for higher education from officials at UVM and Vermont State Colleges.UVM and Vermont State Colleges are asking for funds for a three percent boost in funding, said Jeb ...

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