The Vermont Cynic

Women stand for the true America

Women stand for the true America

Staff Editorial

January 25, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Half a million people gathered in our nation’s capitol. There was no service on the blocks they ...

Team shows humanity in tragedy

Team shows humanity in tragedy

January 18, 2017

On the afternoon of Jan. 6, a shooter entered Fort Lauderdale International Airport, murdered...

Mental health: UVM’s crowning jewel

Mental health: UVM’s crowning jewel

December 7, 2016

Our education goes far beyond what we learn in the classroom. Though the ultimate goal of an...

New construction benefits student life

November 30, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

It's easy to feel on top of the world after senior year of high school. Coming from the top of the totem pole, so comfortable and confident in your environment, to a community so new and untouched can be a weird transition. At the same time, leaving high school in the past and jumping into the unchartered territory of univ...

Selfless love can overcome national hatred

November 16, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

How lucky we are to live in a place where so many of us possess the same values of humanity, even at a time when some fear our own humanity may be challenged; a place where a tumultuous election brought us together, instead of apart; a place that hate will not reach. By standing in solidarity, we have begun a conversation o...

The administration must reprioritize

The administration must reprioritize

November 9, 2016

The University has once again made a paramount decision without consulting some of the highest ...

The importance of voting this election

The importance of voting this election

November 2, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Election Day. It’s less than a week away, which is a hard to ignore fact considering the large ...

Biden, Sanders, and other local appearances

Biden, Sanders, and other local appearances

October 26, 2016

This has been a big week at UVM. Not only did the Vice President of the United States step f...

Efforts to renovate downtown to all outdoor shopping

Efforts to renovate downtown to all outdoor shopping

October 19, 2016

[media-credit name="Eileen O'Connor" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] A recently propos...

A call to action against hazing

A call to action against hazing

October 12, 2016

Hazing is an epidemic at universities nationwide. It occurred right here on our campus Sept. 24 when...

Addressing sexual assault on campus

Addressing sexual assault on campus

October 5, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Sexual assault is a major issue; both nationwide, and on our own campus. Just this past Fri...

Raising the flag for our community

September 28, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

This week, UVM students stood in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement at an organized “Black Out.” At the event, participants dressed in all black to pose for a picture under a “Black Lives Matter” flag. This particular flag, first raised Sept. 22, was later stolen and a new one was rai...

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