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The Vermont Cynic

The importance of multiple truths

The importance of multiple truths

May 3, 2017

Everyone at UVM– from residents all the way up through administrators in Student Affairs– n...

Equal treatment for organizations

April 26, 2017

First, let’s be clear: the action of the individual who stole the Black Lives Matter flag was hateful...

Writing While Black

Writing While Black

April 20, 2017

I did not realize it until last night, but I’ve been working toward this moment since the day I rea...

We must carry the flag on our backs and in our hearts

We must carry the flag on our backs and in our hearts

April 18, 2017

The Black Lives Matter flag became an emblem whose impact radiated beyond UVM’s campus and across V...

SGA executives have transformed UVM

April 12, 2017

During the past two years, the entire student body of this University has been blessed to be...

Students pop UVM’s liberal bubble

April 5, 2017

A university is a marketplace of ideas. The discussions we choose to have on campus will define t...

Chris Petrillo for SGA President

Chris Petrillo for SGA President

March 28, 2017

In at least the past ten years, the Cynic has not endorsed a candidate for SGA president. This year, w...

Don’t let rhetoric divide us further

Don’t let rhetoric divide us further

March 22, 2017

This week, Vermont and the UVM community saw the first community-altering event of Trump’s fe...

Reading days must be reinstated

Reading days must be reinstated

March 8, 2017

When reading days were removed at the end of the fall 2015 semester, they were done so without...

An emphasis on gender inclusivity

An emphasis on gender inclusivity

March 1, 2017

The University has released a detailed plan to establish gender inclusivity in regards to restrooms....

State funding for in-state students

State funding for in-state students

February 22, 2017

As Vermont goes through a budget transformation, President Sullivan has added UVM to the con...

UVM and Burlington are one

UVM and Burlington are one

February 15, 2017

Upon our acceptance of UVM’s offer to join their community as Catamounts, we became a part of another...

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