The Vermont Cynic

The Four F’s of Thanksgiving

The Four F’s of Thanksgiving

Hannah Hutchinson

November 18, 2014


Filed under Distractions

Football Three, two, one, hike! Thanksgiving marks the celebration of one of America’s most well known traditions: football. This year, help yourself to some pumpkin pie as you sit down to watch your team toss the pigskin. The games you’ll see Nov. 27 are the Chicago Bears vs. the Detroit ...

Halloween fun facts

October 29, 2013


Filed under Archives, Distractions, Multimedia

Samhainophobia means to have a fear of Halloween. On Oct. 15, 2013, Tim Mathison from California broke the record for world's largest pumpkin weighing in at 2,032 pounds. Stephen Clarke holds the Guinness world record for fastest time to carve a single ton of pumpkins at three hours, 33 minutes and 49 seconds. So...

Housing Master Plan

Molly O'Shea

October 11, 2013


Filed under Archives, Multimedia, Videos

In the next 10-15 years, UVM will implement the new Housing Master Plan. The plan includes renovations to a number of older residence halls, the demolition of Chittenden Buckham, and Wills, new halls, and a complete rethinking of where to house students.  ...

Housing Fun Facts

October 9, 2013


Filed under Archives, Multimedia

The Keret House is the world's slimmest house is located in Warsaw, Poland. It is inserted between two building and measures from 36 inches at its smallest point to 152 inches in width. It was designed as an artistic view to fill a void between two buildings. Ê Dick Clark owned a home in Malibu that l...

Duff hour a must

Emma Hansen

April 8, 2012


Filed under Multimedia

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. For years, Three Needs was located on College Street, right next to...

Calendar 2/7 – 2/13

February 7, 2006


Filed under Archives, Multimedia

Tuesday 2/7:MUSIC: The Waybacks perform with Rebecca Hall & Ken Anderson in the Showcase Lounge of Higher Ground. Tickets: $8 advance/ $10 day of show. Doors open at 7:00, show at 8:00 p.m.SHOW: NASA Grant Kara Golux performance at the Flynn Theater. For tickets call 802-86-FLYNN. Show begins at ...

Cynic Calendar 1/31-2/6

January 31, 2006


Filed under Archives, Multimedia

Tuesday 1/31: ACTIVITY: American Red Cross Blood Drive from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Billings North Lounge Wednesday 2/01: MUSIC: Less Than Jake with A Wilhelm Scream and Rock & Roll Soldiers at Higher Ground. Tickets: $16 advance/ $18 day of show. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m. MUSIC: Jon Ni...

Calendar 1/24-1/29

January 24, 2006


Filed under Archives, Multimedia

Tuesday 1/24:MUSIC: Five Seconds Expired presents their new self-title album in the Higher Ground Showcase Lounge with Blinded By Rage, Tragic Fallacy and Life Without. Tickets $10. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show begins at 7:00 p.m.ACTIVITY: Drop in group exercises, fee: $65/ semester: Cycle 45: 6:15 ...

X Continues Title Run

October 28, 2002


Filed under Archives, Multimedia

Thursday's game between Team X andTeam Y had a higher potential of being a blood bath than Al Roker's cholesterol level. Both X and Y came into Thursday coming off huge wins the previous weeks. Player 12 for X was a human highlight reel tallying a hat trick and adding an assisit in their 5-0 victory. ...

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883
Multimedia