The Vermont Cynic

Reflection on Black Friday

Nicole Morris, Staff Writer

3 days ago

Filed under Life

Though campus was deserted for Thanksgiving break, the Church Street shopping scene was still crowded for Black Friday.Black Friday fell on Nov. 24 this year, hitting the consumer world again as the unofficial holiday opportunity for some major discount shopping since the 1960s, according to blackfriday.com.The day aft...

Facing the facts about food waste at the source

Facing the facts about food waste at the source

4 days ago

Students scrape forks across half-filled plates, emptying the uneaten food into the black square hole...

UVMtv hopes to get new studio in Taft

Katie Brobst, Assistant Life Editor

4 days ago

Filed under Campus Life, Life

There is one club on campus that cannot wait for the construction on UVM’s Taft building to end.If UVMtv’s hope to be awarded a studio in the newly renovated Taft building comes true, it won’t be the first time the organization moves its headquarters.UVMtv began with its headquarters in Billings Hall but has since been housed in Coo...

Self-care projects are the perfect gift

Self-care projects are the perfect gift

Libby Camp, Staff Writer

5 days ago

Filed under Life

Snow begins to fall, dry skin begins to crack and the time spent caring for your body after chilly walk...

Outdoor Narrative- Skill & Leadership Development

6 days ago

The Outdoor Narrative is a podcast for and about UVM students and their experiences with the outdoors....

Mid-Atlantic defines students’ idea of home

Mid-Atlantic defines students’ idea of home

November 30, 2017

For many people, college is the first time they’ve spent an extended time at an extended distance fr...

Custodian inspires kindness and curiosity

Custodian inspires kindness and curiosity

Erin Powell, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017

Filed under Life

Hiding beneath the quiet presence of staff in monogrammed green or black shirts scattered throughout the...

College lifestyle increases chances of getting a cold

College lifestyle increases chances of getting a cold

November 29, 2017

As winter begins, students have to protect themselves from more than just the cold. They must also g...

Sharing memories of SGA VP

Katie Brobst, Assistant Life Editor

November 16, 2017

Filed under Life

David J. Maciewicz, Jr., a former SGA vice president, passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 25 due to medical complications.Left behind to remember him are his parents Deborah and David Maciewicz and those who knew him from his time at UVM.David graduated with honors in 2011. He served on the SGA as Vice President his sen...

Students grow facial hair to benefit men’s health

Nicole Morris, Cynic Correspondent

November 16, 2017

Filed under Life

November is not just a month for frost and Thanksgiving, but a month for grabbing razors and embracing Movember.During this month, people can participate in both Movember and No Shave November to raise awareness around health issues, according to a Nov. 2014 Daily News article.According to the article, charities ask m...

Ate02: Seniors run Burly food blog

Ate02: Seniors run Burly food blog

Alex Shannon, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

Filed under Life

If there’s a new food trend, a must-try recipe or restaurant opening, it can be guaranteed that the t...

Bailey/Howe houses artist books display

Bailey/Howe houses artist books display

November 15, 2017

On the ground floor of the Bailey/Howe, the smell of old paper replaces the scent of fresh brewed coffe...

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883
Life