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<p>Bernie volunteers storm dorms</p>

Bernie volunteers storm dorms

December 9, 2015

Reslife is reaching out to campaign offices to inform them of UVM’s solicitation policy. “Here...

SGA Updates

<p>SGA Updates</p>

Alexandra Shannon

December 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

SGA Updates Dec. 1 Society of American Foresters separates from UVM Woodsman Team A bill was approved which ...

Crime Log

December 8, 2015

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<p>Reading days cut starting in fall</p>

Reading days cut starting in fall

December 8, 2015

Students will have five consecutive days of exams starting fall semester 2016. Reading days will be r...

UVM offers course on human trafficking

John Riedel, Staff Writer

December 8, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

UVM will offer a course on human trafficking this spring semester. The course, “Trafficking: the Sex and Labor Trafficking of Human Beings,” is offered by the department of social work and will be taught by professor Susan Ryan, according to UVM’s spring 2016 courses list. Ryan is the executive director of the Cen...

UVM hosts Aiken K-12 Maker Faire

Kelsey Neubauer, Senior Staff Writer

December 8, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Children in grades k-12 and their families were able to observe and share a variety of engineering projects and exhibits at the Aiken K-12 Maker Faire. More than 750 people attended the Nov. 21 fair, which was held in the Davis Center according to  UVM communications. The fair, which is Vermont’s first for students i...

Study finds new source of phosphorous pollution

December 7, 2015

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A recent study released by UVM researchers has raised questions about the cause of algae blooms in Lake Champlain.Algae blooms are projected to rise in the next decade, according to the Vermont Department of Health. The toxic blue-green algae, or cyanobacteria, thrives under conditions with high amounts of phosphorous according to a 2...

Grossman donation to fund academic positions and programs

Bryan O'Keefe

December 6, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

UVM received its largest individual gift in its history this past October, when Steven Grossman and the Grossman Family Foundation donated $20 million to the newly named Grossman School of Business. This donation will fund three endowed academic positions, the Steven Grossman Chairs in Entrepreneurship, Finance and Sustainabl...

<p>UVM hosts climate summit</p>

UVM hosts climate summit

December 5, 2015

High school students from all over Vermont came to UVM for the second annual Vermont Youth Climat...

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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...

UVM professor studies light therapy treatments

Caroline Alkire

December 4, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

A UVM professor is researching how to make winter more bearable for those affected by seasonal affective disorder. SAD is diagnosable clinical depression following a seasonal pattern, Professor of Psychological Science, Kelly Rohan said. The same symptoms as depression are present, such as feeling sad, losing interes...

Students stand up for Syrians

Students stand up for Syrians

December 3, 2015

UPDATED: 12:31 P.M. Dec. 7 UVM students joined residents in Montpelier to rally in support o...

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