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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...

Former UVM President Passes Away

Brandon Arcari, Assistant Breaking News Editor

January 16, 2018

Filed under News, Uncategorized

Former UVM president John Hennessey passed away Jan. 11. He was 92.Hennessey served as UVM’s provost from 1986 to 1989. He then took over as interim president when President Lattie Coor left. He served until 1990, when President George Davis took office, according to UVM’s website for former presidents.He is survived...

The administration must reprioritize

The administration must reprioritize

November 9, 2016

The University has once again made a paramount decision without consulting some of the highest ...

A hard road to pay equity

December 9, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Soon, the administration and the teachers union will sign their new contracts.This year has been marked by slow progress and protests decrying the model of the “corporate university” and the overpaid administration.We have seen a shift in the past thirty years or so from university administrations lead by faculty to profe...

More Vermonters please

November 11, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

There aren’t enough Vermonters in the UVM administration.Our college is comprised of a variety of members. We have both in-state and out-of-state students, and it is great to hear from different perspectives across campus and in classes.This diversity is something we would like to see more of in the leadership of the Univ...

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