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The Vermont Cynic

You can prevent DUIs to save lives

You can prevent DUIs to save lives

2 days ago

One week ago, a member of our staff was at a small party on campus, drinking with eight of h...

VT prepares to face climate change

VT prepares to face climate change

September 14, 2017

Recent worldwide environmental catastrophes have finally forced needed attention on climate c...

We don’t want your programmed dorms

We don’t want your programmed dorms

September 12, 2017

While new construction on campus is making our school more aesthetically pleasing, these new buildings d...

University needs a heroin antidote

August 30, 2017

While heroin use isn’t immediately visible on UVM’s campus, it’s here. In 2009, UVM was...

The importance of multiple truths

The importance of multiple truths

May 3, 2017

Everyone at UVM– from residents all the way up through administrators in Student Affairs– n...

Equal treatment for organizations

April 26, 2017

First, let’s be clear: the action of the individual who stole the Black Lives Matter flag was hateful...

Writing While Black

Writing While Black

April 20, 2017

I did not realize it until last night, but I’ve been working toward this moment since the day I rea...

We must carry the flag on our backs and in our hearts

We must carry the flag on our backs and in our hearts

April 18, 2017

The Black Lives Matter flag became an emblem whose impact radiated beyond UVM’s campus and across V...

SGA executives have transformed UVM

April 12, 2017

During the past two years, the entire student body of this University has been blessed to be...

Students pop UVM’s liberal bubble

April 5, 2017

A university is a marketplace of ideas.The discussions we choose to have on campus will define t...

Chris Petrillo for SGA President

Chris Petrillo for SGA President

March 28, 2017

In at least the past ten years, the Cynic has not endorsed a candidate for SGA president. This year, w...

Don’t let rhetoric divide us further

Don’t let rhetoric divide us further

March 22, 2017

This week, Vermont and the UVM community saw the first community-altering event of Trump’s fe...

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