The Vermont Cynic

Marijuana remains illegal on campus despite statewide legalization

Sawyer Loftus, Senior Staff Writer | 1 day ago

Dennis, a pseudonym, describes himself as a “low-level” marijuana dealer on campus. A fan of marijuana, Dennis looks forward to legalization, but personally he doesn’t touch it after a bad experience with an edible, he said. At dinner, right before winter break, Dennis was hit with extreme anxiety, he said. He suddenly left Central Campus Dining hall and headed to his room. As he walked through...

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UVM Medical Center nurses announce plans to strike

Sawyer Loftus, Senior Staff Writer | June 30, 2018

  The UVM Medical Center nurses will issue a strike notice to the UVM Medical Center Monday morning. After a week of negotiations, the bargaining committee has voted to issue a strike notice, according to a June 30 Facebook post made by Stephanie Lusk, a member of the nurses’ bargaining committee. The official announcement and 10 day notice of the strike will come Monday, July...

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Local Mysteries – The Bennington Triangle

David Cabrera, Multimedia Reporter | July 11, 2018

Vermont horror writer Joseph Citro coined the term 'Bennington Triangle' to describe an area of southwest Vermont where five people went missing in a five year period. There have also been reports of UFO's, bigfoot, and other strange and mysterious occurrences in the area. Local Mysteries is a true crime podcast that focuses mostly on unsolved cases from Vermont and the surrounded area. Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014041521334…gton-triangle.php www.unsolvedmysteries.com/usm459380.html Paula...

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Local Mysteries – The Disappearance of Lynne Schulze

David Cabrera, Multimedia Reporter | June 13, 2018

On December 10th 1971, Middlebury College freshman Lynne Schulze disappeared under suspicious circumstances. Was she just another teenager trying to start a new life, or is a wealthy, yet dangerous man connected to her disappearance? Local Mysteries is a true crime podcast that focuses mostly on unsolved cases from Vermont and the surrounded area. Sources: www.doenetwork.org/cases/1582dfvt.html vsp.vermont.gov/unsolved/missing/c/schulze www.nbcnews.com/storyline/robert-…-business-n329551 charleyproject.org/case/lynne-kathryn-schulze www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/news/…e/70378078/ deadline.com/2015/12/robert-dur…arrant-1201392983/

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Prime Time Cats – Yah don’t need names to serve JUSTICE!!!

Corey Drew, Multimedia Reporter | May 20, 2018

Martin Luther king Jr once said, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” I think it’s safe to say NONAMESFORJUSTICE backs this up. Tune into this week’s Prime Time Cats episode featuring NONAMESFORJUSTICE to learn about the group, activism, the list of demands and much more.

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Cat Chat – Who is Cher?
In The Raw – Lamp Shop Listening
Furious Festival 2018
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New director of student life selected
Best of UVM

Best of UVM

May 10, 2018

Best of Burlington

Best of Burlington

May 9, 2018

24 hours in Burlington

May 8, 2018

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Former women’s basketball coach receives severance
Women’s basketball coach resigns

Women’s basketball coach resigns

April 26, 2018

Basketball coach reflects on team’s success

Basketball coach reflects on team’s success

April 12, 2018

Women’s lacrosse falls to Albany

Women’s lacrosse falls to Albany

April 11, 2018

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