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Library Lookout

Katie Brobst, Assistant Life Editor

2 days ago

Filed under Campus Life, Columns, Life

Some students go to the library to quickly print homework between classes. Others show up at 8 a.m. sharp and have to be shoved out by the closing staff.As a member of the second group I can never get enough of Bailey/Howe Library.There are so many amazing things about a place filled with books.The Cyber Cafe draws lines of stu...

Looking up to three women

Tracy DeLade, Cynic Correspondent

4 days ago

Filed under Campus Life, Life, Professor Profiles

They dash between academic buildings, give lectures at other colleges and work hard in downtown businesses. Here in Burlington, there are countless women to look out for.Women like Kathryn Fox remind us that the world is full of ambitious and determined women.In her 23-year career at UVM, Fox has gone from just a socio...

Students finagle fall fashion in spite of heat

Students finagle fall fashion in spite of heat

Libby Camp, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Life

Late September is usually full of cool air, crisp leaves and cups of hot coffee, but a recent wave o...

Student clubs help bridge culture gap among years

Student clubs help bridge culture gap among years

September 27, 2017

College is about connections, and while it’s easy to meet people in your year, there seems to be a ...

Students personalize dorm rooms to feel like home

Students personalize dorm rooms to feel like home

September 23, 2017

Upon arrival at UVM, students are housed in some form of a 12-by-15 foot box. The difference between con...

Local chefs rival for spot on food truck fleet

Local chefs rival for spot on food truck fleet

Alex Shannon, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Life

It’s hard to imagine UVM’s University Place road without a fleet of food trucks during midday. ...

Promoting a safe space for LBGTQA students at UVM

Promoting a safe space for LBGTQA students at UVM

September 16, 2017

With the start of a new year, UVM’s LGBTQA Center readied itself to welcome new members the UVM que...

LGBTQA gives welcome back BBQ

LGBTQA gives welcome back BBQ

September 14, 2017

Despite the dreary weather, spirits were high and smiles were bright at the annual LGBTQA Center Wel...

Savoring the last sunshine & sleep in syllabus week

Katie Brobst, Life Assistant Editor

September 8, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Columns, Life

Syllabus week has come and gone.There was a unique atmosphere on UVM’s campus.Whether you are dragging your feet to class or are more than ready to finally start the semester, no one expects the first week of classes to be that difficult.The sweat and mania of move-in weekend has ended and it’s about time to...

Black Student Union celebrates blackness in annual fashion show

Black Student Union celebrates blackness in annual fashion show

Anna Power, Healy Fallon, and Chloe Chaobal

March 2, 2017

Filed under Arts, Campus, Campus Life, Life, News

Lights, camera, fashion: black pride hits the stage at UVM to top off celebrating Black History Month.Durin...

Ecuador trip sparks activism at UVM

Ecuador trip sparks activism at UVM

February 24, 2016

After returning from a study abroad trip to Ecuador, two students are sharing  what they learned wit...

<p>Exposing  the sexual double standard </p>

Exposing  the sexual double standard 

February 24, 2016

Despite progress towards gender equality, there are still many areas where men and women are held to...

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