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New chief information officer announced

New chief information officer announced

May 1, 2018

President Tom Sullivan announced in a May 1 press release that T. Simeon Ananou will be the new chief information officer for UVM beginning July 1. In the press ...

Xanax on Campus

Xanax on Campus

Ben Elfland, Senior Staff Writer

May 1, 2018

Filed under Campus, Headliners, News

Photo Illustration/ Alek Fleury and Genevieve Winn First-year Joe Smith, a pseudonym, popped four bars of Xanax at 1 a.m. one Frida...

Top Cats apologize after flyer provokes backlash

Top Cats apologize after flyer provokes backlash

April 29, 2018

A student a cappella group has apologized after receiving backlash for their use of racially charged...

Uber driver crashes into Davis Center

Uber driver crashes into Davis Center

April 16, 2018

A car crashed into the Davis Center at 12:58 a.m. April 15. The driver of the vehicle, Uber driver Adele...

Ethan Foley and Gillian Natanagara win SGA Presidential Election

Ethan Foley and Gillian Natanagara win SGA Presidential Election

March 28, 2018

Ethan Foley and Gillian Natanagara have been elected as the next president and vice president of SGA...

Professor grabs student journalist and deletes photos after classroom was photographed

Professor grabs student journalist and deletes photos after classroom was photographed

February 27, 2018

This story updated from a previous version at 12:03 a.m. Feb. 28. UVM lecturer Isaac Cates gr...

Waterman takeover ends, protesters return home

Waterman takeover ends, protesters return home

February 26, 2018

Just after 9:30 p.m., protesters rolled up sleeping bags, cleaned up litter in the halls and gathere...

Day 2: Student racial justice protesters take over Admitted Students Day

Day 2: Student racial justice protesters take over Admitted Students Day

February 23, 2018

NoNames for Justice disrupted Admitted Students Day at UVM by staging a racial justice protest in the Davis Center. A group of ...

Press Release: Burlington Police Chief on Student Racial Justice Protests

Brandon Del Pozo, Burlington Police Chief

February 23, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Vermont

RECENT CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE IN BURLINGTON Last night, a group of approximately one hundred UVM students blocked traffic on Main Street during rush hour. The Burlington Police Department made the decision to allow the protests to continue. Protesters were otherwise highly cooperative and respectful. The protest concluded...

John Mejia announces end of hunger strike

John Mejia announces end of hunger strike

Brandon Arcari, Assistant Breaking News Editor

February 23, 2018

Filed under Campus, Headliners, News

John Mejia ended their hunger strike after seven days. Mejia made the announcement at a rally by NoNames...

Students call for administrators to resign over handling of bias incidents

Students call for administrators to resign over handling of bias incidents

February 20, 2018

This article updated at 4:10 p.m. Feb. 21.  Students and community members occupied the Waterman Feb...

Diversity display vandalized

Diversity display vandalized

February 16, 2018

Anonymously posted index cards were found on a display for students of color around 9 p.m. Thursday. The...

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