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The Vermont Cynic

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic

Live Updates: Students hold encampment for divestment on Andrew Harris Commons
Live Updates: Students hold encampment for divestment on Andrew Harris Commons
Staff Report May 7, 2024

This is a live updates page. As events continue to develop, reporters from the Cynic will update this article with encampment and related coverage...

Fire on Virtue Field April 20.
Virtue Field fire prompts investigation
Maxine Thornton, Managing Editor • April 29, 2024
Mini opinions: best food to cure the munchies 
Mini opinions: best food to cure the munchies 
Opinion Staff May 10, 2024

If you left Redstone on 4/20 feeling ravenous and not sure how to satisfy your hunger, you’re not alone.  Every day, hundreds of UVM students...

Think twice before taking that Tylenol 
Think twice before taking that Tylenol 
Olivia Langlan, Assistant opinion editor • May 8, 2024
Let homeless people smoke weed
Let homeless people smoke weed
Abby Philips, Opinion columnist • May 7, 2024
America needs to lower the cost of EpiPens, now
America needs to lower the cost of EpiPens, now
Emma Dinsmore, Digital Media Editor • April 29, 2024
Year recap: UVM Athletics thrived through the 2023-24 season
Aidan Irwin, Sports Writer • May 8, 2024

As the spring semester pushes down the final stretch, UVM concludes an athletic year filled with records, accomplishments and success. Traveling...

UVM men’s lacrosse wins against UMass Lowell 18-9 April 21.
Men’s lacrosse shines at UMass Lowell
Aidan Irwin, Sports Writer • April 24, 2024
Some students smoke for the aesthetic.
It’s more than a ‘drunk cig:’ cigarettes on UVM’s campus
Lindsay Foxwell, Features Staff Writer • May 9, 2024

For many UVM students, the Howe Library steps are the entrance to a space where they are tasked with completing homework.  For others, the...

Students celebrate 4/20 on the Redstone Green on April 20.
Getting lit: the effects of stoner culture on campus
Alex Strand, Features Staff Writer • April 30, 2024
Jolley wears an outfit from Urban Outfitters.
Cynic fit check: SpringFest
Maggie O'Shea, Culture Staff Writer • May 8, 2024

UVM students showed up to SpringFest 2024 dressed in their best outfits on 4/20 to see Peach Pit, Snail Mail and Armanodillo perform on the Fleming...

Signage for the Catamount Recovery Center outside Living Well May 1.
Recovery at UVM
Caroyln Kelly, Culture Staff Writer • May 7, 2024
A murder of crows flies over the UVM Rugby Pitch March 27.
What’s the deal with the crows?
Sophia Balunek, Editor-In-Chief • April 23, 2024
Editorial Board: UVM needs to be more transparent with their investments
Editorial Board: UVM needs to be more transparent with their investments
Editorial Board April 15, 2024

As a public university, UVM’s endowment fund and investment portfolio should be easily accessible online as public record.  On April 10,...

A love letter to the Cynic editors
A love letter to the Cynic editors
Grace Visco, co-Editor-in-Chief • December 1, 2023
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