The Vermont Cynic

How to make your finals experience less stressful

Keely Agan

December 9, 2014

Here they are, sooner than we could have imagined: Finals. First-years are panicking because they don’t know what’s hit them and the rest of us are panicking because we do know. But whether you’re a first-year or a senior, everyone could use a few tips on how to make this experience a little less...

The Four F’s of Thanksgiving

The Four F's of Thanksgiving

Hannah Hutchinson

November 18, 2014

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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