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UVMtv wraps up its time in DC

March 13, 2013


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UVMtv is officially moving out of the Davis Center, along with Growing Vermont and Underground Copy.Director of Operations and Event Services Allen Josey notified the groups president and senior Max Landerman March 7 that the group will need to move out of its space no later than May 31.The decision...

Police seize $70,000 worth of illegal drugs

March 8, 2013


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A criminal investigation at the Davis Centers bus drop-off/pick up location has resulted in three arrests and the seizure of $70,000 worth of illegal drugs.Three N.Y. residents traveling from New York City to Burlington by Megabus were arrested for drug-related crimes after Police Services spent the...

Love died of a cardiac arrhythmia

March 5, 2013


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Jamie Love, a junior who died unexpectedly at his Redstone Loft apartment Feb. 17, died of a cardiac arrhythmia, or irregular heartbeat, according to a death certificate filed Monday.The arrhythmia was due to an undetermined natural cause, the certificate stated.It appears as though he had an arrhythmia...

First floor sprinkler alarm causes Davis Center evacuation

February 27, 2013


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Alarms that went off in the first floor sprinkler room of the Davis Center was the cause of this morning's evacuation, according to firefighters stationed outside the building. At around 11:15 this morning, alarms went off in the Davis Center, causing a full evacuation of the student center. After about twenty min...

Police still investigating two fires on campus

Katy Cardin

February 23, 2013


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Police are still investigating two separate fires that took place yesterday at Williams Hall and Converse Hall according to a safety advisory sent by Police Services. Converse was evacuated at around 6 p.m. last night when the alarms went off from a fire in the kitchen area because a stove was left...

Career Services needs work, dean suggests

February 21, 2013


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Pres. Thomas Sullivan said he knew it was time for Career Services to undergo a renovation after laying out his plans for the University.That was where Dean of Honors College Abu Rizvi stepped in.Rizvi submitted recommendations for improving Career Services and career development to the University at...

City election brings the noise

February 21, 2013


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College students have been a popular talking point in the election race to fill a Ward 2 seat on the city council.Town-gown issues have emerged as a subject of interest in the contest between Progressive Jane Knodell and Democrat Emily Lee, and each candidate has pledged to take action on the matter...

Trustees talk global diversity, money

February 21, 2013


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From Billings outdated heating system to Coolidge Halls plumbing problems, some students may wonder where the repair money is going for the buildings that could benefit from renovations.As it turns out, the University has given its attention to a select group of deferred maintenance projects with the...

UVM seeks internationalization

February 21, 2013


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Sophomore Sunny Jiang has a lot in common with her classmates at UVM.But one thing that sets her apart is that she is an ocean and half a continent away from her family and friends in Jiangxi Province, China.The Educational Policy and Institutional Resource Committee of the board of trustees had students...

Be my valentine answers

February 21, 2013


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Across 5. Romantic 7. Secret admirer 10. Ice cream 13. Red 14. Flowers 16. Sweethearts 17. Kiss 18. Jewelry ? Down 1. Roses 2. Date 3. Heart 4. Bouquet 6. Cupid 8. Cards 9. Aphrodite 11. Eros 12. Arrow 15. Chocolate 19. Love

And the award goes to

February 21, 2013


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Across 2. Cast as a woman struggling to survive after a tsunami 3. A movie about being on a raft with a tiger 11. A "crazy" rom-com 14. Actress plays a CIA agent 17. This actor's character learns to dance and loves the Eagles 19. Plays a wife who has just suffered from a stroke 20. Already won best...

Charity Ski Event for Diabetes Research on Saturday

Colin Hekimian

February 20, 2013


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Feb. 24, there will be a ski and snowboard event at Pico Mountain Resort in Killington to raise money for diabetes research.Donations for Diabetesis a nonprofit charity organization that raises money to find a cure for the disease. Participants raise money through either skiing or snowboarding and all p...

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