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The Vermont Cynic

How We Choose to Spend Our Money

October 6

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: As I was reading the online edition of the NY Times (10/4/03), I came across an article entitled "Jacuzzi U.? A Battle of Perks to Lure Students." The content of this article refers to the hundreds of mill...

UVM Police Do Not Enforce Honesty as Best Policy

October 6

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: During the last semester that I was enrolled in the University of Vermont, I was involved in an incident that violated university policies. As part of my sanctions resulting from this incident, I have chosen to...

How we choose to spend our money

October 5

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

As I was reading the online edition of the NY Times (10/4/03), I came across an article entitled "Jacuzzi U.? A Battle of Perks to Lure Students". The content of this article refers to the hundreds of millions of dollars th...

UVM Police

October 1

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the editor,During the last semester that I was enrolled in the University of Vermont I was involved in an incident which violated university policies. As part of my sanctions resulting from this incident I have chosen to wr...

Students Are Residents Too, Alright Jerkoff

September 29

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: This letter comes in response to the recent article on quality of life violations that are so prevelant around Burlington. For some reason, President Fogel and UVM/Burlington police are under the impression that the ...

I Come to Berate Ken, Not to Praise Him

September 29

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: For the record, I am not in the student directory, so I'll save you the trouble of looking for my name. In your issue on 9/16, there was mention of a "Ken Lawless" who complained about the trees being cut ...

When Coke Floods Student Body, Problems Arise

September 29

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

I am writing in response to last week's article on the contract that UVM, or rather, that the UVM administration signed with Coca-Cola. Factually, the article was adequate as it identified the stipulations of the contract. Y...

Scratch Unto My Back as You Would Have Me Scratch Unto Thine Own

September 29

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: I am writing to tell you about an amazing experience I had during fall semester of last year. I lived in Living and Learning in the suite called "Building Healthy and Sustainable Communities." A major element o...

UVM Students Rally, War Is Stopped

March 31

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: I just wanted to express my friends' and my elation regarding the recent global turn of events wholly prompted by UVM students. "Who knew, man? I just came out here as an excuse to cut class and drink some beer...

Let It Bleed

March 10

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

As the President of Free To Be, the University of Vermont's GLBT Alliance, I want to publicly address the Red Cross' blood drives in the UVM dorms. In accordance with the FDA, men who have sex with men (MSM) are permanently banned fr...

No, You Check Your Head

March 10

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

Last week, I read an article entitled "Check your Head." It was possibly the most ill-informed, useless, written-for-the-author's-own-amusement article I've ever read. Katie Folts started off by complaining how Students Against Wa...

Queer Studies A Milestone

March 10

Filed under Archives, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: I recently attended a conference at Brown University entitled, "Transecting the Academy." The objective of this conference was to create a forum for discussion and exploration regarding Transgender issues and theor...

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