The Vermont Cynic

Education for drug safety

Education for drug safety

May 2, 2018

College is often depicted as one big party in movies and TV shows. Drugs and alcohol are often glamorize...

Mandated reporting issue

Mandated reporting issue

April 25, 2018

For some people it’s a friend, others a family member, sometimes a professor.  We all have someone we trust in our lives who we ...

Call out gender bias issue

Call out gender bias issue

Staff Editorial

April 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

This week, a discrimination lawsuit four years in the making is finally going to trial. Cindy Ruescher, form...

SGA demands counselors

SGA demands counselors

Staff Editorial

April 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Last week, SGA highlighted a desperate need for a counselor dedicated to the serving students of color at U...

How to engage SGA voters

How to engage SGA voters

April 4, 2018

If we were to write the staff editorial expected of this paper, we would say that only 20 percent of...

We can rename buildings

We can rename buildings

March 28, 2018

Two weeks ago, the board of trustees created a committee to discuss renaming buildings on campus. Fo...

Vote with compassion

Vote with compassion

March 7, 2018

Tuesday is Town Meeting Day, which means that UVM students have the day off from classes to get out an...

Stay apprised, seek understanding

Staff Editorial

February 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

We have dedicated this issue to covering the protests, calls for resignation and administrative responses of the past week. In the reporting of activist group NoNames for Justice’s actions, it has become apparent to us that while a few hundred students are protesting, a greater majority of students are unaware of the pro...

So you want to be an activist….

So you want to be an activist….

February 21, 2018

When we heard about the work that several departments and students are doing to address food insecuri...

Mental health on campus

Mental health on campus

Staff Editorial

February 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Last semester, a first-year illustrator on staff, Cole Thornton, was struggling with the transition to...

Faculty union ad deceives students

Faculty union ad deceives students

February 7, 2018

Let’s get one thing straight: for what they do, some of the best professors at UVM make nowhere near ...

Solve VT’s drug epidemic

Solve VT’s drug epidemic

Staff Editorial

January 31, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Thanks to Sen. Dick Sears, a bill legalizing safe injection sites is off the table for 2018. The bi...

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