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The Vermont Cynic

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic

A Look At Proctorio

Jacob Goodwin, Multimedia Reporter April 14, 2021

A dive into the world of Proctorio, a proctoring software that's been the face of a few complaints internationally. We look into how it's used, what're the complaints, and what has been done to improve.

Just Love Something

Sam Jefferson, Multimedia Reporter February 14, 2021

In this podcast Sam Jefferson talks to numerous UVM students and professors about Valentine’s Day. Their conversations explore the holiday’s commercialization, potential exclusivity, and the good (and...

Passing the Mic to Vermont Women – A Vermont Female Firefighter’s Story

Tulley Hescock, Multimedia Reporter November 21, 2020

UVM Junior, Maxine Senft-Miller is one of a few female volunteer firefighters in Colchester, Vermont. Listen to her talk about her experience in a male dominated field and what it takes to be a firefighter.

Through the Lens – Origins of 4/20

Holly Coughlan April 22, 2019

We all know 4/20 as the unofficial holiday of cannabis consumption, but do we know where it comes from? This episode of Through the Lens explores the murky origin story of the holiday and examines how...

The Newsroom – The Psychedelics Situation

David Cabrera, Multimedia Reporter April 22, 2019

Psychedelic use is a common stereotype of UVM students, so I researched the history of LSD and tried to figure out why it’s one of the most popular psychedelic drugs.

Prime Time Cats – Puff Puff Passed It

Corey Dew and Destiny Andrews April 22, 2019

  Who would have thought cannabis could be seen in a positive light? "Think BIG" did. Join Corey and Destiny for this weeks podcast as we wrap up the show discussing C.J. Wallace's tribute to his...

Prime Time Cats – IMPACT

Destiny Andrews and Corey Dew April 13, 2019

Fear is instilled in US when we come to the conclusion that the only ones stopping US are US... or our own in Nipsey's case. Tune into this weeks podcast as the cats review Jordan Peele's "US" and discuss...

Prime Time Cats: “I love my kids”

Corey Dew and Destiny Andrews March 26, 2019

Do your parents really love you if they let your kidnapper strike twice? Do they really love you if they trust their money over your ability to learn? The answer is yes... but it's complicated. Tune...

Prime Time Cats

Corey Dew and Destiny Andrews February 27, 2019

  Money makes people do crazy things, closes businesses, and makes the world go round. But it makes one wonder how does it affect us all in the greater scheme of things? Tune into to this...

Local Mysteries – The Disappearance of Molly Bish

David Cabrera, Multimedia Reporter February 27, 2019

In this episode of Local Mysteries, the disappearance of Molly Bish from Warren, Massachusetts is discussed.

Prime Time Cats – Love don’t justify everything

Corey Dew and Destiny Andrews February 12, 2019

YOU!!!! YES YOU!!! Know you’d love to know more about One In Four. This week join Corey, Destiny, and a few special guests as they discuss the controversial show “YOU” and the organization One in...

Asexuality Today

December 11, 2017

In a time where the idea of college is synonymous with sex, the Cynic gets a fresh perspective on what it's like to be asexual on campus. First years, Jasper Barnes and Hayden Rungren, share their experiences...

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