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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

A Walgreens employee fills a syringe with the Johnson and Johnson vaccine in the Patrick Gym May 2.
If COVID conditions worsen, unvaccinated students may be removed from campus
Ella Ruehsen , News and Sports Editor • August 31, 2021

Unvaccinated students could be removed from UVM’s campus if a COVID-19 outbreak called for such measures, said Gary Derr, VP of operations...

JoJo Siwa is the role model we all need
JoJo Siwa is the role model we all need
Grace Visco, Opinion Columnist • 11:00 am

I used to hate JoJo Siwa’s sparkly outfits, catchy songs and frivolous YouTube videos. Now I love and respect them. Siwa rose to fame at...

Virtue Field is illuminated while the Men’s club soccer team plays a charity game May 8. All proceeds from the game were donated to Hope Works, a Chittenden County based organization that works with survivors of sexual assault and violence.
UVM club soccer raises funds for survivors of sexual violence at charity scrimmage
Max Clifford, Cynic Sports Reporter • May 18, 2021

Amidst widespread outrage over UVM’s mishandling of sexual violence, the University’s men’s club soccer teams used their recent exhibition...

Cancer survivor Steve Milizia, his wife and son pose in front of a mural that memorializes his experiences with Sail Beyond Cancer.
Nonprofit mural project fosters community
Elizabeth Roote, Assistant Features Editor • September 14, 2021

There is now a tranquil scene of sailboats floating across the water on the underpass on the corner of Farrell and Swift Street in South Burlington.  The...

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Art on campus is more than just sculptures
Liz Chadwick, Features Staff Writer • September 10, 2021
Chaz Krouse ‘21 aka DJ Greyhound sits in his home studio Sept. 9.
House music for the house party: Burlington’s emerging DJ scene
Willow Scherwinski, Culture Staff Writer • September 14, 2021

In a college town notorious for amateur indie-rock, the thuds of bass-driven music spilling from basements of student apartments are changing...

A Philadelphia Pride flag, which represents intersectionality within the LGBTQ+ community and a legacy of activism, flies over Burlington Pride Sept. 5.
Burlington Pride rejects ‘rainbow capitalism’
Laura Clifford, Culture Staff Writer • September 13, 2021
Palladino standing on the edge of a small cliff overlooking a mountain range.
Student hikes Appalachian Trail in 97 days
Cyrus Oswald, Culture Staff Writer • September 9, 2021
Survivors, we are not ignoring you
Survivors, we are not ignoring you
Staff Editorial September 14, 2021

Last semester, a UVM junior, now senior, posted on their Instagram about their sexual assault, beginning a movement that led to thousands of...

UVM President Suresh Garimella announced UVM will freeze tuition for the 2020-2021 school year at an Oct. 26 press conference, marking the third consecutive year of the school
Garimella announces fourth consecutive tuition freeze
Ella Ruehsen, News and Sports Editor • September 15, 2021

UVM President Suresh Garimella announced plans to freeze tuition for a fourth consecutive year in a Sept. 15 press release. Garimella has maintained...

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