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BREAKING: UVM announces UVM Forward, the University’s reopening plan for Fall 2021

Ellie Scott, Summer News Editor | June 17, 2021

The University of Vermont announced its reopening plan, which eliminates required testing and mask mandates for fully vaccinated individuals effective August 2. The Fall 2021 plan, UVM Forward, was announced via email on June 17. The announcement by Vice Provost Patricia Prelock comes a week after the University announced a vaccination requirement for students returning to campus in August.  Fully...

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BREAKING: UVM announces COVID-19 vaccine requirement for all  Fall 2021 students

Staff Report | June 9, 2021

UVM students will now be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 for the Fall 2021 semester as soon as the vaccine receives full approval from the Food and Drug Administration.  In a June 9, press release UVM announced its new COVID-19 vaccine requirement for UVM students. However, the new policy does not require faculty or staff to be vaccinated. “The university will continue to encourage...

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Jacob Goodwin, Multimedia Reporter | April 14, 2021

A dive into the world of Proctorio, a proctoring software that's been the face of a few complaints internationally. We look into how it's used, what're the complaints, and what has been done to improve.

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Sam Jefferson, Multimedia Reporter | February 14, 2021

In this podcast Sam Jefferson talks to numerous UVM students and professors about Valentine’s Day. Their conversations explore the holiday’s commercialization, potential exclusivity, and the good (and bad) memories it’s provided. Timestamps: (0:00) Intro, (2:04) Hannah Gonzales, (11:55) Jackson Jannarone, (14:48) Kailey Titus, (26:44) Professor Rudiger, (41:02) Enzo Boone, (44:45) "More...

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Passing the Mic to Vermont Women – A Vermont Female Firefighter’s Story

Tulley Hescock, Multimedia Reporter | November 21, 2020

UVM Junior, Maxine Senft-Miller is one of a few female volunteer firefighters in Colchester, Vermont. Listen to her talk about her experience in a male dominated field and what it takes to be a firefighter.

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Analyzing the effect of online learning on college students
A school year in photos
A school year in illustrations
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Mask on? Mask off?: Navigating unclear cultural expectations post-pandemic
English professor brings book-making arts to campus

English professor brings book-making arts to campus

May 13, 2021

Cynic Fit Check: Cole Thorton

Cynic Fit Check: Cole Thorton

May 7, 2021

Vermont movie theaters face reopening challenges

Vermont movie theaters face reopening challenges

May 6, 2021

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UVM club soccer raises funds for survivors of sexual violence at charity scrimmage
UVM lacrosse loses NCAA tournament after winning first-ever conference championship

UVM lacrosse loses NCAA tournament after winning first-ever conference championship

May 17, 2021

UVM Athletics awaits guidance for upcoming season, following tumultuous year of setbacks

UVM Athletics awaits guidance for upcoming season, following tumultuous year of setbacks

May 14, 2021

Men’s soccer advances to tournament final against UNH

Men’s soccer advances to tournament final against UNH

April 17, 2021

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