The Vermont Cynic

BTVBeats: Three Needs Duff Hour

February 11, 2012


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It's Thursday afternoon, you're convinced this balmy 17-degree weather will never end and you've only got $5 in your pocket. So, what do you do to cheer up?  You put on your parka, call your best friend and head to the Three Needs. ...

Penguin Plunge

February 9, 2012


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The freezing winter air did not discourage the hundreds of Vermont residents that leapt into the icy water of Lake Champlain for the Penguin Plunge on Feb. 4. ...

BTVBeats: Spring 2012 Teaser

January 31, 2012


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Emma Hansen is back with a recap of last semesters adventures and is getting ready for an all new BTVBeats series for Spring 2012.   ...

BTVBeats: Retronome

January 31, 2012


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Emma Hansen hits Burlington's danceclub Metronome for coverage of the club's famous 80's night.   ...

BTVBeats: Vermont Pub & Brewery

January 31, 2012


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BTVBeats gets the scoop on what makes the Vermont Pub & Brewery's beer so good and Emma herself teaches all VPB fans how to each a chicken wing like a champion.   ...

BTVBeats: Dive In

January 31, 2012


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BTVBeats journeys into the depths of some of Burlington's most beloved dive bars.   ...

Occupy Bailey/Howe

January 31, 2012


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  Members of the Occupy movement, who share the concerns of Waterman protestors, gather in front of Bailey/Howe Oct. 21. ...

UVM UPB Battles of the Bands

January 31, 2012


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With bluegrass, ska, a Stevie Wonder cover and Senegalese lyrics, it's fair to say that the Battle of the Bands final atUVM on Jan. 21 was something to see. ...

That Takes Ovaries hits the Univerity of Vermont

January 31, 2012


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  That Takes Ovaries was an interactive night which explored bold and brazen acts done by females in everyday life. ...

Forest Ethics Rally Against SFI

January 30, 2012


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More than 40 UVM students gathered at the Catamount statue on Sept. 14 to walk downtown and rally outside the Burlington Hilton to protest against the Sustainable Forest Initiative (SFI) at its annual conference. ...

Burlington, VT SlutWalk

January 30, 2012


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The Burlington community joined the movement of raising awareness of gender-based violence and victim blaming by taking part in a SlutWalk. The event was organized by Fed Up Vermont, a feminist group focusing on women's freedom from violence. ...

Brother Ali welcomes students back to Burly

Hannah Ullman

September 8, 2011


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Underground rap artist Brother Ali kicked off the Back to School Bash on the fourth floor of the Davis Center, which was decorated to model a VIP event. The Sept. 2 event was part of the UVM Week of Welcome sponsored by Sigma Phi Epsilon and UVM Program Board (UPB). Green lights and bass-heavy music set the mood as g...

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