The Vermont Cynic

UVM hockey starts slowly

December 1, 2015

The UVM men’s hockey team has had two consecutive 20-win seasons but this year, they have only won three out of their last 13 and currently stand at 3-9-2.Students reflected on the team’s start to...

Pro sports adjust the rules to promote entertainment

December 1, 2015

The NHL Players Association recently announced that there would be a new format for the NHL all-star game, yet another example of professional sports being increasingly focused on entertainment value.Now...

UVM sophomore guard Ernie Duncan drives to the hoop against Marist.

Catamounts win in first game back at home

December 1, 2015

The Catamounts defeated the Marist College Red Foxes 86-60 on Nov. 29.UVM returned to Patrick Gym and played in front of over 1,500 fans on their home court after thousands of travel miles in one week...

Forward Brian Wright takes a shot on goal.

UVM soccer falls 1-0 to end year 

December 1, 2015

The UVM men’s soccer season came to a close Nov. 18, when the team was defeated by Boston College 1-0 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.For the first time in eight years, the team won the America...

Powerhouse teams using payouts to purchase wins

John Suozzo December 1, 2015

In the early stages of the 2013 basketball season, the Catamount men’s basketball team traveled to Durham, North Carolina to take on the then-No. 6 Duke University Blue Devils. Duke expected an easy...

Hip Burlington Café satisfies any diet PHOTO BY RYAN THORNTON

Hip Burlington Café satisfies any diet

Chris Leow December 1, 2015

New Moon Café is full of rustic and modern vibes, lots of rugged hardwood and simple decor. The ambience is much more modern than say, Muddy Waters, but that’s okay with me. New Moon offers...

‘Thanksgiving’ spent across the pond

Hunter Colvin December 1, 2015

As we all know, Thanksgiving is a very American holiday. And Canadian. And Liberian. And Dutch. And actually quite a few more countries. My point being, it is not celebrated in England. Although, according...

UVM club creates change

Emilee Conroe December 1, 2015

UVM has 200 SGA-recognized clubs on campus, with over 80 percent of students involved in at least one of them, according to the University’s website. One of these is the Golden Key Society. The...

Redstone Pines being restored PHOTO BY RYAN THORTON

Students get down and dirty on Redstone’s pines

December 1, 2015

Students met on the Redstone Green to begin phase one of the Redstone Pines Restoration Project Nov. 15.“All of the trees in Redstone Pines, for the most part, are invasive Norway Maples,” senior James...

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