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UVM Athletics confirms multiple positive COVID-19 tests and at least one active case

Kate Vanni, Summer Editor-in-Chief | August 4, 2020

Two unidentified members of UVM Athletics have tested positive for COVID-19 and one case remains active, according to an Aug. 4 UVM Athletics press release. Although UVM Athletics did not provide further detail on who has tested positive, only two teams can currently practice— Men's and Women's Basketball —per NCAA regulations. Additionally, only the men's basketball team has been placed on...

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Emerge Vermont helps to bring more women’s voices to the ballot

Tulley Hescock, Staff Writer | August 4, 2020

This year, neighbors, opponents and close friends, Gabrielle Stebbins and Tiff Bluemle join 36 other Emerge Vermont alums on the upcoming ballot for state representative.  The democratic women running in the upcoming elections are equipped with the skills and support acquired through Emerge Vermont. “Emerge Vermont is an organization that recruits, trains and provides a network to deomocratic...

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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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Breaking down UVM’s May 2020 budget request to the state of Vermont
UVM’s men’s basketball game spread COVID-19 to 16 fans
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Lonely Campus

Lonely Campus

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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UVM Athletics confirms multiple positive COVID-19 tests and at least one active case
Roughly 141 student-athletes are stripped of their normal seasons due to COVID-19

Roughly 141 student-athletes are stripped of their normal seasons due to COVID-19

July 18, 2020

Economist, lecturer, Ironman

Economist, lecturer, Ironman

April 27, 2020

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

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