The Vermont Cynic

Class of 2020 left in the dark over postponed commencement ceremony

Former UVM seniors watch a virtual graduation May 17. Two months after UVM was supposed to
release students’ graduation plans, the University has refused to say when the ceremony will occur.

Ella Ruehsen, Cynic News Reporter

October 14, 2020

Commencement for the class of 2020 has yet to happen, and despite promises from the administration to release a plan by August, the class of recent grads has been left in the dark.  Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, UVM was forced to close campus during spring break. As a result, UVM postponed the in...

2016 Orientation from the first-year perspective

August 31, 2016

College campus visits are surreal, intimidating and daunting.Are you making a mistake, or are you looking at the very place you’ll befriend the Freshman 15?Visiting nine campuses in one week required a lot of paper.I wanted to write down every detail of my first impressions; did I like the surround...

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