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Staff Editorial

October 4, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

The past two weeks on campus have been filled with protests, marches, rallies and emails about ...

New therapy dogs to soothe UVM students

New therapy dogs to soothe UVM students

September 29, 2016

Filed under Life

With many students’ first exams coming up, some are “going to the dogs” to reduce stress. U...

Bathroom laws ignite activism

Bathroom laws ignite activism

May 7, 2016

On April 22, students gathered outside the Bailey/Howe Library, armed with megaphones and signs declarin...

Harriet Tubman to knock Jackson out

Harriet Tubman to knock Jackson out

May 7, 2016

For as long as the U.S. monetary system has existed, paper bills have portrayed only male historical ...

What to expect when you look to Tinder to find love

What to expect when you look to Tinder to find love

May 7, 2016

In case anyone was still unsure, Tinder is 100 percent a hookup app. I would know because I went...

The creation of the Book Nook

The creation of the Book Nook

Greta Bjornson

May 7, 2016

Filed under Life

Every day, countless students filter through the Davis Center. Many drop by Brennan’s, popular for...

The feeling of being done

The feeling of being done

April 21, 2016

There seems to be a term for every bad thing that could happen in college which makes it sound cuter than...

Best snack fixes for your 4/20 munchies

Charlotte Fisher

April 20, 2016

Filed under Life

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 panic when police services strolled by. After soaking up some sun and now feeling a sense of euphoria, you decide to head b...

Commencement speaker reflects on career

Greta Bjornson

April 20, 2016

Filed under Life

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 some time to speak about her career, her time as a UVM student and to offer advice to students heading out into the world...

Erasing stigma around ‘vagina’

Erasing stigma around ‘vagina’

April 20, 2016

Taboo topics don’t always have a space to be discussed, but Eve Ensler has created a place where we ca...

Slade Hall fights to stay in cottage on Trinity

Slade Hall fights to stay in cottage on Trinity

March 23, 2016

Slade Hall, an independent residential community self-described as a “UVM house of love,” is in ...

Women are inspired by the bralette

March 3, 2016

Filed under Life

I remember my first bra. My mother came home from work and said she had a surprise for me. I started to feel butterflies in my stomach. I knew what it was. She had finally caved and bought me the new Pixter Plus art pack. She brought me up to my room and boy, was I disappointed when she pulled out what seemed to be a hacked ...

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