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‘I’m simply stating the facts’: Media adviser threatens to fire Cynic Editor-in-Chief

'I'm simply stating the facts': Media adviser threatens to fire Cynic Editor-in-Chief
Ella Ruehsen, Cynic News Reporter October 21, 2020

Cynic Editor-in-Chief Sawyer Loftus was interviewed as a source for this article. He had zero involvement in the editing process and has not read the article prior to publication. The newly appointed...

Support your fellow UVM student leaders

Support your fellow UVM student leaders
Staff Editorial October 4, 2017

The past two weeks on campus have been filled with protests, marches, rallies and emails about diversity and inclusion at UVM. Student leaders of various diversity organizations on campus delivered...

New therapy dogs to soothe UVM students

New therapy dogs to soothe UVM students
September 29, 2016

With many students’ first exams coming up, some are “going to the dogs” to reduce stress. Upperclassmen will remember Tucker, LivingWell’s resident therapy Golden Retriever, who hosted “office...

Bathroom laws ignite activism

Courtesy of Marylyn Rogel
May 7, 2016

On April 22, students gathered outside the Bailey/Howe Library, armed with megaphones and signs declaring “peeing is a right, not a privilege” and “#peeinpeace.”The issue of gender identity has...

Harriet Tubman to knock Jackson out

Harriet Tubman to knock Jackson out
Anna Power May 7, 2016

For as long as the U.S. monetary system has existed, paper bills have portrayed only male historical figures, but a new movement has added a woman to these bills. Harriet Tubman in particular is to...

What to expect when you look to Tinder to find love

What to expect when you look to Tinder to find love
Hunter Colvin May 7, 2016

In case anyone was still unsure, Tinder is 100 percent a hookup app. I would know because I went on a Tinder date for the first, and probably last, time. Talking on Tinder is odd. There are some...

The creation of the Book Nook

The creation of the Book Nook
Greta Bjornson May 7, 2016

Every day, countless students filter through the Davis Center. Many drop by Brennan’s, popular for its local ingredients and extensive menu. But some congregate there for a reason other than a maple...

The feeling of being done

The feeling of being done
Eva Bartels April 21, 2016

There seems to be a term for every bad thing that could happen in college which makes it sound cuter than it actually is. The “freshman 15” is glamorous compared to the reality of eating full pints...

Best snack fixes for your 4/20 munchies

Charlotte Fisher April 20, 2016

It’s the day UVM students cherish: the hailed 4/20. You’ve just spent the last few hours lounging on the Redstone Green, surrounded by a thick cloud of smoke, occasionally interrupted by slight...

Commencement speaker reflects on career

Greta Bjornson April 20, 2016

Author and journalist Gail Sheehy, who will give this year’s commencement speech, is renowned for her work both as a journalist and a prolific author. . During a recent visit to campus, Sheehy took...

Erasing stigma around ‘vagina’

Rosa Cirelli acts out their skit at the annual rendition of “The Vagina Monologues” April 15. C.U.N.T.S. sponsored the event. OLIVER POMAZI/The Vermont Cynic
Anna Power April 20, 2016

Taboo topics don’t always have a space to be discussed, but Eve Ensler has created a place where we can speak about the unspoken: vaginas. Ensler’s play has become a phenomenon taken on by many...

Slade Hall fights to stay in cottage on Trinity

Slade Hall on Redstone Campus is pictured March 3. Residents of the sustainable living community are currently located on Trinity Campus while this building is repaired. SABRINA HOOD/The Vermont Cynic
Hannah Carpino March 23, 2016

Slade Hall, an independent residential community self-described as a “UVM house of love,” is in danger due to proposed changes by ResLife and the University. The current residents have mobilized...

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