The Vermont Cynic

Student campaign inspires state senator to champion assault law

Sawyer Loftus, Assistant Breaking News Editor | 1 hour ago

Legislation that would force UVM and other universities to disclose if a student was dismissed for sexual misconduct will soon be proposed in the Vermont Statehouse. Philip Baruth, a UVM English professor and the chair of the Vermont Senate Education Committee, said that he will be championing that legislation in January 2019. Baruth will work with sophomore Syd Ovitt, who started a nationwide campaign...

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Head in the clouds: an inside look at Juul use on campus

Sawyer Loftus, Assistant Breaking News Editor | December 5, 2018

The first time Zoe Silverman, a first-year, hit a Juul, she was 16. When it was offered to her, she didn’t think twice. Two years later, Silverman abandoned her  own Juul before coming to UVM because it was a waste of money, she said. Students on UVM’s campus have mixed feelings over vaping, which has become a common sight. Nearly one in four first-years has used an e-cigarette at one point,...

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The Grapevine – Zest Acapella Group Interview

Holly Coughlan, Multimedia Reporter | December 5, 2018

Get to know members of Zest - one of UVM's co-ed acapella groups.

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Local Mysteries – Cindy Jean Winegar

David Cabrera, Assistant Podcast Editor | December 5, 2018

Burlington teen Cindy Jean Winegar has been missing since 1979. Some believe she ran away, but others think there was foul play involved.

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Prime Time Cats – Cat Wrap

Corey Dew and Kim Henry | December 4, 2018

They got burrito wraps, falafel wraps, but prime time cats makes the best cat wraps. Join Corey and Kim for this weeks episode as we make a cat wrap, wrapping up the semester with the Fall's biggest events in the culture, campus, and ca-news? Followed by an announcement by Kim.

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Professors Read Positive “Rate My Professor” Comments
Local Mysteries – Bear Brook State Park
ASK STUDENTS: What’s Your Major and Why
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Peer discussions promote positive sex

Scientist’s story reveals sexism in field

4 days ago

Who has the best bagel in Burly? We’ve got the results

Who has the best bagel in Burly? We’ve got the results

November 29, 2018

Students bake Challah bread to aid in hunger relief

Students bake Challah bread to aid in hunger relief

November 18, 2018

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Women’s hockey plays to fight cancer
St. Michael’s players kneel in protest

St. Michael’s players kneel in protest

November 9, 2018

Multipurpose center resolution reached

Multipurpose center resolution reached

November 1, 2018

Transfer influences men’s soccer

Transfer influences men’s soccer

October 31, 2018

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