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The Newsroom – Students and Therapy Dogs

David Cabrera, Multimedia Reporter September 17, 2019

There are therapy dogs all around campus at UVM. In this podcast, we learn about Ella, the therapy dog at Living Well in the Davis Center and how she helps students. Episode is produced by David Cabrera...

Passion is the key to true success

Passion is the key to true success
Jackson Schilling December 7, 2018

A common myth at college is that the only way to get a high-paying job is by majoring in a STEM field. In reality, students who dedicate themselves to their passion will be happier overall with their...

Prime Time Cats – Booze v Bud

Prime Time Cats - Booze v Bud
Corey Dew and Kim Henry, Multimedia Reporters September 5, 2018

The idea of college has been so tied to drinking and drugs for so long that Hollywood makes movies about it. But a recent study on alcohol gave us all a bit more information on the subject, and allowed...

Weakening Title IX could hurt University

Weakening Title IX could hurt University
Keely Lyons October 12, 2017

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced her plan to roll back the Obama-era Title IX guidance Sept. 22. Title IX is a statute which prohibits sex-based discrimination in...

New ‘disorder’ is eating away at students

Camilla Broccolo February 4, 2016

It’s Friday night at the dining hall; there’s a line at the pasta station where students are filling up for a long night. It’s no myth that eating a well-balanced meal before drinking can be a big...

UVM looking to ease the stress of applying to college

Jackie Flynn October 28, 2015

For many students, the process of applying to college can be challenging. UVM is working to change that. UVM has joined the Coalition for Access, Affordability and Success, a group working to help...

On the amazing first-year experience

On the amazing first-year experience
September 2, 2015

Perhaps the most hectic and unpredictable time in life is the first week of college.Being tossed into a new academic environment and expected to succeed, have a social life and get enough sleep is the...

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