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UVM professors ask VT state government for protection from workload and pay cuts

Irene Choi, Cynic News Reporter | May 27, 2020

Four UVM professors testified to the Vermont state legislature to ask senators for help in stopping proposed pay cuts and finding budget relief in other places.  UVM faculty members spoke to the Vermont Senate Committee on Education, demanding protection from non-tenure track faculty pay and workload cuts proposed by UVM administration in response to the COVID-19 pandemic during a May 21 livestream. “The...

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UVM professor and doctor faces federal child pornography charges

Irene Choi, Cynic News Reporter | May 26, 2020

A UVM assistant professor and doctor at the UVM Medical Center will now face federal trial for charges related to child pornography on top of previous charges of voyeurism. Eike Blohm, 38, was originally arrested on multiple counts of voyeurism April 17 for placing hidden cameras in staff bathrooms at UVMMC. He was charged with production and possession of child pornography May 22 and was subsequently...

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The Dig – Escaping COVID-19 in Nicaragua

Jean Macbride, Multimedia Reporter | April 12, 2020

Verena Nelson (UVM '13) was spending the winter in Nicaragua with her boyfriend, teaching English through the website VIPkid to pay living expenses. When the COVID-19 virus hit nearby Costa Rica, Nelson was one of many expats trying to get out of the country, which is ruled by a communist dictator and is not putting social distancing measures into place as of now. Nelson and her boyfriend made it out...

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Passing the Mic to Vermont Women – Rebecca White

Tulley Hescock, Multimedia Reporter | April 3, 2020

This is the first episode of “Passing the Mic to Vermont Women,” where Tulley sits down with women who are making changes to improve Vermont. State Rep. Rebecca White shares her unique story of being a young woman in the State House. She shares the people and organizations that supported her to become a select board member and a representative at the age of 22.

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Green Mountain Shower Thoughts – Quarantine Edition

Jacob Goodwin and Nate Dole | March 27, 2020

Jacob and Nate talk about life while quarantined because of COVID-19.

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Lonely Campus

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April 10, 2020

Meet Amy Sercel: The anti-diet dietician

Meet Amy Sercel: The anti-diet dietician

March 18, 2020

Culture writer learns self defense at UVM class

Culture writer learns self defense at UVM class

March 3, 2020

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New men’s hockey coach set to infuse excitement in program

New men’s hockey coach set to infuse excitement in program

April 22, 2020

UVM picks NHL assistant coach as new men’s hockey coach

UVM picks NHL assistant coach as new men’s hockey coach

April 15, 2020

Your Friday COVID-19 updates

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March 13, 2020

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