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Sounds of Solidarity

Sounds of Solidarity

Sawyer Loftus, Multimedia Reporter

February 26, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts

The state of Vermont and the University of Vermont are often thought to be a place of inclusion. However recent incidents of racial bias on the University’s campus have prompted a UVM staff member to start a hunger strike and the student collective No Names For Justice to organize. On February 23,...

Protest Day 1: Wednesday, Feb. 21

Protest Day 1: Wednesday, Feb. 21

February 26, 2018


Filed under Editor's Picks, News, Photo Gallery

1:12 PM Students gather outside Waterman Feb. 20, preparing to occupy the building. Sophomore Harmony Edowosman and UVM staffer John Mejia spoke on the front steps. “Whenever we have a rally such as this Tom Sullivan and the provost and the entire administration like to go home because they’re s...

The Outdoor Narrative – Finding Balance

Emily Louis, Multimedia Reporter

February 23, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts

Finding balance between physical activity and academia can be tough. Podcaster Emily Louis chats with two individuals who use running as a way of escape. In doing so, we explore the realm of intense marathon training and the calming power of yoga. The Outdoor Narrative is a podcast produced by Emily...

Cynic News – Canned UVM

February 21, 2018


Filed under Cynic News, Multimedia, Podcasts

Recently, a number of students have claimed that there is a lack of trash cans outside on the University of Vermont's campus. Is this tied to a green initiative put on by the University, or a part of a greater conspiracy against trash cans? Multimedia Reporter Sawyer Loftus traveled to the Bailey Howe...

In The Raw – Katherine Brennan and Slam Poetry

Leah Kelleher, Multimedia Reporter

February 20, 2018


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Writing allows us to leave emotions on the page and come to terms with our inner struggles. This week Leah talks with Katherine Brennan about slam poetry and its therapeutic qualities. In the Raw is a podcast created by Leah Kelleher. It promotes the work of writers on and off the UVM campus.

In the Raw – Lilly Sharp and the Writing Process

In the Raw – Lilly Sharp and the Writing Process

Leah Kelleher, Multimedia Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts

Anyone can write poetry, and don't let people tell you otherwise! In this introductory podcast, Leah talks with Lilly Sharp about the importance of writing without self doubt. In the Raw is a podcast created by Leah Kelleher. It promotes the work of writers on and off the UVM campus.

Cat Chat – Ghosts

Cat Chat – Ghosts

February 14, 2018


Filed under Cat Chat, Multimedia, Podcasts

Do ghosts exist?   Multimedia reporter Chloe Chaobal interviews a UVM student on his belief in ghosts.   Cat Chat is a bi-weekly podcast produced by Chloe Chaobal in Burlington, Vermont. The show covers topics ranging from the effects of Hurricane Irma on Puerto Rico to the str...

BSU Flashmob 2018

BSU Flashmob 2018

February 7, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, News, Videos

In honor of the first day of Black History Month, the Black Student Union (BSU) held a flashmob on Thursday February 1st in the Davis Center. The Vermont Cynic interviewed Publicist Daneil Whyte of the BSU about this action, and asked if the students can expect more events to come! Whyte said that there...

Pam’s Deli Says Goodbye to UVM

Pam’s Deli Says Goodbye to UVM

January 16, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Uncategorized, Videos

Pam and George Bissonnette, the owner's of Pam's Deli -- a popular yellow food truck that's been serving up sandwiches at UVM for 35 years -- permanently closed up shop in December of 2017. Find out what Pam and George's experience has been like, and how students feel about the news in this video!

Pam’s Deli Says Good-bye

Pam’s Deli Says Good-bye

December 13, 2017


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, News, Videos

UVM says goodbye to Pam's Deli, the beloved yellow food truck that's been serving up breakfast sandwiches and Philly cheese steaks for over 20 years. We interviewed Pam and George inside the truck while they were whipping up their famous fast food. Watch our upcoming video to find out why they're leaving,...

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