The Vermont Cynic

Grilled cheese impacts global hunger

Danielle Goglia

December 4, 2013

FeelGood is a small non-profit deli with a big mission.  The student-run organization with the slogan, "Ending world hunger one grilled cheese at a time," just completed their second campaign on the international crowdfunding site Indiegogo titled "A Week in Their Shoes."   "We did the first roun...

Skiing onto the screen

Colin Kamphuis

December 3, 2013

Despite being a state that takes pride in its history and ski culture, Vermont had yet to produce a film that comprehensively covers its diverse range of skiing.  To make matters worse, most of the local ski hills that represent the backbone of skiing have been neglected, their significance forgotten...

Five gym classes you never hear about

Emma Oyomba

November 8, 2013

Cynic video checks out five physical education courses that are available to students that you may not know about. We interview the instructors of scuba, tennis, badminton, yoga, and figure skating.  ...

How do students feel about a potential tobacco ban on campus?

March 29, 2013

??Cynic video asked students around campus for their opinion about a campus-wide tobacco ban.

Mild, spicy and not too pricey

February 7, 2013

Geographically, one might not expect the Burlington cuisine scene to offer a taste of Asian culture. Yet just a few minutes from campus are restaurants with tasty Vietnamese and Thai flair. Tourists may flock to Church Street, but should venture out just a bit farther and try Burlington's Pho Hong and Win...

Cynical Sports Rewind

September 28, 2012

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September 28, 2012


Animal Collective Rewinds

Dillon Baker

September 5, 2012

Over the past 10 years, few bands have been as consistently great, unique and, perhaps most notably, divisive, as the Baltimore-based group Animal Collective.  Their newest album, "Centipede Hz" - released on Sept. 3 - is the latest in a long line of psychedelic noise-pop that has captured the alt...

BTV Beats

Emma Hansen

April 4, 2012

Beer and food lovers rejoice.   The Prohibition Pig, a new pub in Waterbury, combines Southern-inspired food with beer options from around the world.  The lengthy draught list offers several selections from Vermont, and their food incorporates as many local ingredients as possible.  Waterbury businesses su...

Cynical Sports Rewind: Episode 2

March 31, 2012

Video Editor, Jon Polson teams up with Sports Editor, Mike Eaton and Assistant Sports Editor, Julia Dwyer to recap the recent goings-on in the UVM sports world. ...

Cynical Sports Rewind: Episode 1

February 16, 2012

Cynic editors Michael Eaton (Sports) and Jon Polson (Video) come together for the first ever edition of Cynical Sports Rewind -- a recap of the preceding week's sporting events at UVM, and their outcomes. ...

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