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UVM FeelGood gathers most donations for poverty fund

UVM FeelGood gathers most donations for poverty fund

Mateo Cardenas-Clarimon, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

UVM’s chapter of FeelGood is the non-profit organization’s most successful chapter. UVM FeelGood is a student-run deli, and its purpose is to raise money for the Commitment 2030 fund, an investment strategy to end poverty by 2030. Located at the entrance to the Davis Center tunnel, Fe...

A cappella group performs to benefit heart health

A cappella group performs to benefit heart health

Marco Cepeda, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

The UVM a cappella group Hit Paws and nonprofit organization Team Heart joined forces the night of Jan. 19 at Southwick Hall to present a charity concert.   Matt Dooman This charity concert was initiated by first-year Lauren Eisel. Recently, Eisel was flipping through stories in the New York Ti...

Period drive to give products to women

Jackie Flynn

April 28, 2016

April is Sexual Violence Awareness month, and this year, women are helping other women provide for their reproductive health.   Junior Alicia Gusan, in collaboration with community service fraternity Alpha Phi Omega, has been collecting boxes of tampons, pads and other products to drop off to th...

1,662 fans show up for “Pack the Gut”

<p>1,662 fans show up for “Pack the Gut”</p>

February 3, 2016

Thanks to an annual charity challenge, the women’s hockey team saw a larger than average crowd in the stands Jan. 29.The Catamounts, who have averaged 372 fans per game this season according to U.S. College Hockey Online, drew 1,662 spectators to their 2-1 defeat by visiting University of Connectic...

The lessons of cancer

Joey Oteng

February 17, 2015

What are you living for? It’s a moving question that could lead to various answers. Some would say a loved one while others would mention their goals of improving the world. More often than not, the answer would be absent or entail some overwhelmed rendition of “I don’t know.” It’s not a qu...

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