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Threat of violence prompts CatAlert

Threat of violence prompts CatAlert

Bryan O'Keefe

March 16, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

The UVM community was alerted through the CatAlert system regarding potential violent threats made toward ...

New safety device allows for peace of mind

New safety device allows for peace of mind

February 10, 2016

Guard llamas are known to keep livestock safe from predators. Perhaps we should have a llama on every...

<p>Construction to continue beyond 2019</p>

Construction to continue beyond 2019

January 28, 2016

UVM and the UVM Medical Center are preparing for on-campus construction beyond 2019 due to the amount of b...

UVM Bans Hoverboards

Bryan O'Keefe

January 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Self-balancing two-wheeled boards, or “hoverboards,” will no longer be allowed in UVM residence halls, according to an email sent out by ResLife on Jan. 11.   The ban was discussed over winter break and finalized in early January when faculty returned to school, University Fire Marshal John Marcus said. &nbs...

Campus shooting: a UVM outlook

October 28, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

There have been 54 school shootings so far in 2015, 24 of which took place on college campuses, according to Everytown for Gun Safety, a gun safety advocacy movement.Of these campus shootings, 17 resulted in injury or death, not including suicides.Some UVM faculty said they wouldn’t know what to do if it happened here.“There hasn’t been any...

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