The Vermont Cynic

4/20: The past and present of UVM’s spring tradition

Emma Pinezich and Lee Hughes | 1 day ago

Cannabis celebration still riding high UVM’s annual 4/20 celebration entered a new era as cannabis possession was legalized in Vermont four decades after the event began. Even though possession of cannabis is legal in Vermont, UVM’s policy about it has not changed, said Annie Stevens, vice provost of student affairs. “We really follow the federal law, because the University is federally funded,”...

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Meet the band: Juice Box

Keely Lyons, Staff Writer | April 17, 2019

In a dimly lit living room on Hyde Street, the seven student musicians that make up Juice Box crowded around a coffee table. Some sat on couches, some sat on the floor. Juice Box, the SpringFest opener, was about to start rehearsal on a snowy April 9 night. Skis were packed into a back corner, several opened jars of peanut butter spilled out of cabinets and ripped newspaper and postcards...

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2 days ago

  We all know 4/20 as the unofficial holiday of cannabis consumption, but do we know where it comes from? This episode of Through the Lens explores the murky origin story of the holiday and examines how 4/20 is celebrated globally.

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David Cabrera, Multimedia Reporter | 2 days ago

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Corey Dew and Destiny Andrews | 2 days ago

  Who would have thought cannabis could be seen in a positive light? "Think BIG" did. Join Corey and Destiny for this weeks podcast as we wrap up the show discussing C.J. Wallace's tribute to his father with the cannabis company Think BIG and reflecting on the semester.

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4/20 Student Usage Coverage
Opinions on UVM Drug Use
Student Voices on the SGA Elections
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Culture Staff Recommends: fun things to try the next time you get high
Interview with a pusher: drugs on campus

Interview with a pusher: drugs on campus

1 day ago

Culture Staff Recommends: a guide to self care

Culture Staff Recommends: a guide to self care

3 days ago

Olympian turns passion into purpose

Olympian turns passion into purpose

April 18, 2019

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Athletes aim to win academic success

Athletes aim to win academic success

April 17, 2019

Intramural team requirements cause cancellations

Intramural team requirements cause cancellations

April 16, 2019

Taekwondo club hosts tournament in Vermont

Taekwondo club hosts tournament in Vermont

April 11, 2019

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