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Students present list of demands to President Sullivan

Students present list of demands to President Sullivan

September 26, 2017

UVM students led by student diversity organizations presented a list of demands to UVM administratio...

School welcomes Mosaic Center to campus

Chloe Chaobal

November 15, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

For the third time in its existence, the ALANA Student Center has officially changed its name. The African, Latino(a), Asian and Native American Student Center formally opened it’s doors to the community in an open house celebration Nov. 10, where it announced its name change to the Mosaic Center for Students of Color. ...

Student to examine white identity and race

October 19, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

A retreat that caught international attention last year is being held again. Last year, UVM was put on an international stage after sending students on a weekend retreat to examine their white identity. Some students will take part in the third annual Examining White Identity Retreat at the Common Ground Retreat Center i...

Black Lives Matter brings students together

Olivia Bowman and Kelsey Neubauer

October 5, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Although the Black Lives Matter flag is no longer flying in front of the Davis Center, the discussion is far from over.   The Student Life faculty hosted a “Blackout 2.0: Creating Space to Reflect and Heal” Oct. 3 in the Davis Center as an event centered around reflection, action and healing.   Bl...

ALANA Center may be renamed

ALANA Center may be renamed

April 12, 2016

After years of discussion, the ALANA Student Center may soon be known by a different name. The prop...

<p>ALANA moves to L/L in fall 2016</p>

ALANA moves to L/L in fall 2016

February 12, 2016

Students will soon be able to access the ALANA Student Center on Athletic Campus. The Center is moving...

SGA Updates

<p>SGA Updates</p>

Alexandra Shannon

January 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Interim Dean Speaks on Public Forum Bill Falls, the interim dean of the College of Arts and Science...

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ALANA handles reports of bias

December 4, 2015

If students experience racial bias or discrimination there are a number of ways to seek help on campus...

Using the written word for change

Hannah Kearns

December 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Dear readers, My name is Hannah Kearns and I am the newly-elected editor-in-chief of the award-winning Vermont Cynic. I am incredibly proud and humbled to be given the opportunity to lead this publication. As the leader of this organization, I am tasked with setting a vision for the paper, much like a captain sets a course b...

Students examine their white privilege

Bryan O'Keefe

December 2, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

This article has been updated from a previous version. The ALANA Student Center organized an “Examining White Privilege Retreat,” which received backlash from conservative news outlets. In his article “Blame the White Guy 2015,” Todd Starnes expressed confusion and disagreement with the outing. “As ...

Vigil focus is to honor victims

Vigil focus is to honor victims

November 11, 2014

VICTORIA CASSAR The Vermont CynicStudents listen to various speakers during the candlelit vigil honoring...

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