The Vermont Cynic

Scientist’s story reveals sexism in field

Lindsey Imhoff, Staff Writer

2 days ago

Filed under Culture, Life

“I thought I couldn’t do what I wanted to do in life, which was be a scientist, because I wasn’t good at school,” Donna Toufexis, associate professor of biobehavioral psychology, said. This semester, Toufexis is teaching Women in Science, a sophomore Honors College seminar, for her third time.   Her class is comprised...

Who has the best bagel in Burly? We’ve got the results

Who has the best bagel in Burly? We’ve got the results

November 29, 2018

With so many bagel places around UVM, it can be hard to decide on the best post-Friday night bagel sp...

Students bake Challah bread to aid in hunger relief

Students bake Challah bread to aid in hunger relief

November 18, 2018

A small group of UVM students convenes in the kitchen of Hillel every Monday after dark. The oven lig...

Shared space for women in business

Shared space for women in business

November 16, 2018

Currently statistics show that of all UVM students who study at the Grossman School of Business, about two-t...

Web publication to make STEM more accessible

Web publication to make STEM more accessible

November 15, 2018

Anyone who has read and enjoyed a research paper probably wrote it. Communicating science effectively and beauti...

Rustic Roots welcomes all with comforts of brunch

Rustic Roots welcomes all with comforts of brunch

November 8, 2018

I constantly find myself bored by the restaurant choices in Burlington, so I asked my dad, a food conno...

Rail Jam shreds into its 10th year

Rail Jam shreds into its 10th year

November 1, 2018

“Mo Bamba” was playing in the background as skiers and snowboarders alike came down the miniature t...

FallFest attracts fans, makes new ones

FallFest attracts fans, makes new ones

October 27, 2018

Fog swirled through the streams of blue and purple lights, illuminating the instruments and equipment o...

Cohen Hall: a new home for UVM arts

Cohen Hall: a new home for UVM arts

October 21, 2018

When audience members stepped inside the new building they saw colorful lights and tech equipment aroun...

Feverish World set to take over Burlington

Feverish World set to take over Burlington

Anna Kolosky, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Life

In a world that is constantly being faced with new political, environmental and social issues,  Burlington...

All-female band to open FallFest

All-female band to open FallFest

October 16, 2018

The UVM Program Board announced Oct. 5 that artists Dr. Dog, Frankie Cosmos and UVM band Father Figu...

Fashion at UVM: Q&A

Fashion at UVM: Q&A

Cyrus Oswald, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Culture, Life

I caught up with sophomore Eva Mazura Oct. 4 to talk about clothes, self-expression and crocs. From Chicago, she ca...

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