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Students talk about legalizing marijuana

Students talk about legalizing marijuana

March 18, 2015

Imagine April 20, the “marijuana holiday,” without the fear of being arrested. This could happen in...

Promoting food justice at UVM

Heather Rankine

March 17, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Life

UVM explored the topic of food justice March 11 in the Aiken Center. “Food Justice Activism: Through a Social Justice Lense” was an intersectional food justice workshop led by Kat Yang-Stevens. Food justice suggests that food is a right and that no  one should live without enough food because of economic or societal constraints, acco...

Humans of University of Vermont

Humans of University of Vermont

March 17, 2015

GREG  JACOBS, New Hampshire “What’s one thing that nobody knows about you?” “I used to be an art major. I re...

Students to tackle race, gender and sexuality

Students to tackle race, gender and sexuality

March 10, 2015

Race, gender and sexuality will be in focus at UVM March 13. On this date, UVM will host the 11th...

Dancing through the night for a cause

Dancing through the night for a cause

March 10, 2015

Students danced into the night Feb. 20 as part of the annual Rallython event. After a year-long...

Gender equality thrives at UVM

Gender equality thrives at UVM

February 24, 2015

Students at UVM are likely familiar with the openness at their University. Now every reader of The Ne...

UVM community reflects on Dairy Bar

UVM community reflects on Dairy Bar

February 17, 2015

Only alumni may remember, but before the Davis Center, there was Carrigan Hall and the UVM Dairy Bar. The...

First-years transition into second semester

First-years transition into second semester

February 17, 2015

Kaylee Ellis and Jessica Wolfe are in their second semesters at UVM at a time when ski season and frostbite...

Humans of UVM

Humans of UVM

February 10, 2015

Maybe it's not evident, but diversity is real here at UVM. The diversity exists in personalities, up...

Author shares with UVM

Author shares with UVM

January 20, 2015

An award-winning novelist posed a question for the UVM community: what’s the use of stories that aren’t...

Award-winning author speaks at UVM

Charlotte Fisher

January 16, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Life

Novelist, Writers Guild Award winner and member of the British Royal Society of Literature Salman Rushdie spoke to the UVM community Jan. 14. The sold out lecture, which took place in the Ira Allen Chapel, was titled “What’s The Use Of Stories That Aren’t Even True?” “I think it’s great that UVM can bring someone...

Chatting with the editors

Chatting with the editors

January 13, 2015

Sophomore Folena DeGeus: What is the most heartbreaking movie you’ve ever watched?Stu Laperle, Managing Edito...

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