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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 die-in protest began in the Davis Center Atrium as students laid on the floor holding signs in support of Palestine Feb. 15.
As Israel launches attacks on Rafah, students stage “die-in” protest for Palestine
Nora Sissenich and Liliana Mefford February 27, 2024

On Feb. 15, approximately 50 students staged a die-in protest in the Davis Center in support of Palestine. UVM Students for Justice in Palestine...

The Burlington City Council voted against a resolution to expand Burlington’s current carbon fee Feb. 12.
City Council rejects carbon fee resolution
Ethan Brodie, Cynic News Reporter • February 22, 2024
We are approaching an AI dystopia
We are approaching an AI dystopia
Lucas Martineau, Opinion Columnist • March 1, 2024

Disclaimer: not written with AI Artificial intelligence is pushing us to the brink of a preventable dystopia and we can’t continue to ignore...

The power of eating disorder recovery
The power of eating disorder recovery
Olivia Langlan, Opinion Columnist • February 29, 2024
Twenty lessons for twenty years
Twenty lessons for twenty years
Ayelet Kaminski, Opinion Editor • February 27, 2024
Men’s basketball wins against Bryant 65-48 Feb. 24
Men’s basketball beats Bryant in important weekend battle
Aidan Irwin, Sports Writer • March 1, 2024

The Catamounts secured, at the very least, a share of their eight straight America East regular season title as the squad took down the Bulldogs...

Many nightlife locations are inaccessible to parts of the student body.
Disabilities and the "going out" experience
Hannah Kennedy, Features Staff Writer • March 1, 2024

For many college-aged students, going out is a rite of passage. Weekends filled with dancing, drinking and poor decision-making make the stress...

Photo illustration: Around 600 UVM students are participating in LEMURS.
Is there a recipe for health? LEMURS intends to find out
Julia Streger, Features Staff Writer • February 23, 2024
Patrick and Marcelle Leahy have been married for 61 years.
A conversation with Senator Patrick Leahy
Liliana Mefford, Features Editor • February 9, 2024
A spiral staircase leads to the second floor in a University Heights suite.
UVM Cribs: Stairway to Heaven
Maya Surrenti, Culture Staff Writer • February 26, 2024

Celebrity apartments and houses fill the media, but college dorm interior design is largely overlooked. While the internet raves over Dakota...

Wylies illustration for the Saltburn movie review column featuring various illustrative elements from the movie.
Saltburn: Hot Take or a Sloppy Glorification?
Tatum Johnson, Culture Staff Writer • February 23, 2024
First-years Emily Eisenman, Kya Toms and Sofia Foote pose on the slopes at Jay Peak Feb. 3
Cynic fit check: on the slopes
Maggie O'Shea, Culture Staff Writer • February 13, 2024
A love letter to the Cynic editors
A love letter to the Cynic editors
Grace Visco, co-Editor-in-Chief • December 1, 2023

Dear Cynic editors, I came to the Cynic as an anxious first-year, nervous to speak my mind and unsure of how I fit into UVM. COVID college...

The Cynic: now and in the future
The Cynic: now and in the future
Ella Ruehsen, Editor-in-Chief • May 5, 2022
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