The Vermont Cynic

Opioids on campus: with no consensus, a problem goes unchecked

Sawyer Loftus, Assistant Breaking News Editor | 21 hours ago

Sarah came to UVM ready to start the next chapter of her life. As the daughter of a heroin addict, she knew the dangers of the drug. But to her surprise, opioids followed her to campus. The scope of the opioid problem is not clear at UVM, but the experts are in agreement that substances like heroin are present on UVM’s campus. Within the past decade, one UVM student has died of a heroin overdose:...

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New federal changes could force UVM to change sexual assault policies

Brandon Arcari and Sawyer Loftus | January 2, 2019

Updates to federal rules on sexual assault investigations by the Department of Education could soon force UVM to change its policies. The newly-published updates, originally leaked in September, would alter the way colleges are expected to handle Title IX investigations. Title IX is the federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex at colleges. Since the release of...

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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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The “sexile:” a six-step guide to getting your room back
We need to discuss abusive relationships

We need to discuss abusive relationships

December 13, 2018

Peer discussions promote positive sex

Peer discussions promote positive sex

December 12, 2018

Scientist’s story reveals sexism in field

December 8, 2018

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Beginning ski season dispels the winter month blues
New recruits prepare to hit the field

New recruits prepare to hit the field

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Women’s hockey plays to fight cancer

Women’s hockey plays to fight cancer

November 9, 2018

St. Michael’s players kneel in protest

St. Michael’s players kneel in protest

November 9, 2018

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