The Vermont Cynic

Team returns home after shooting

Kelsey Neubauer, Editor-in-chief

January 17, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

Junior Kelly Lennon instinctively launched her body on top of one of her best friends and teammate protect her after a group of people entered her airport terminal yelling ‘get down,’ she said.   Shots were fired in a nearby terminal about an hour earlier.   Moments before, the team entered the air...

Students watch as campus tranforms

Camilla Broccolo

November 29, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

A group of prospective UVM students and families led by a tour guide shuffled past the construction site of the new residence hall that will be open in August 2017. This is just one of the buildings that will be included in the new housing model ResLife will be transitioning to starting next fall. “Our goal for next ...

As journalism changes, so does election coverage

As journalism changes, so does election coverage

October 28, 2016

A former New York Times reporter came to UVM to raise concerns on how the media does modern reporting...

Drone policy designed to match federal regulations

Drone policy designed to match federal regulations

October 28, 2016

UVM has developed a new drone policy in order to better comply with federal regulations. The Interim Dro...

SGA promotes innovation

Kelsey Neubauer, Assistant News Editor

October 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Students will soon have access to a new program promoting innovation. UVM’s new center for student innovation and ideas is set to be completed by the end of next semester, SGA President Jason Maulucci said. The new program aims to help students with entrepreneurial ideas pursue their goals, Maulucci said. “What we...

New UVM policy requires club events hire vendors

New UVM policy requires club events hire vendors

October 27, 2016

Clubs are now required to hire a third party vendor for any University-affiliated activity where alcohol will be ...

ResLife will renovate Converse

October 26, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

ResLife has made plans to make changes to UVM’s oldest dorm. A project was presented by Richard Cate, vice president of Finance and Bob Vaughan, director of Capital Planning Management, to the board of trustees Oct. 21 which would seek to improve Converse Hall’s exterior masonry and roof, as well as many other smaller issu...

Cynic receives top award

Cynic receives top award

October 26, 2016

The Vermont Cynic has won first place nationally for coverage of UVM’s racial history. The Associat...

Bernie Sanders attends Democratic rally on campus

Brandon Arcari

October 25, 2016

Filed under Campus, News, Vermont

Senator Bernie Sanders drew crowds at a rally for the Democratic candidate for governor. Sanders came to show his support for Sue Minter, former secretary of transportation, in her race for governor. Minter is running with former state senator David Zuckerman as her lieutenant governor. While the rally started at noon, doors ...

ResLife announces dorm space for upperclassmen

ResLife announces dorm space for upperclassmen

October 20, 2016

Upperclassmen may soon have an easier time finding housing. ResLife announced there will be more room fo...

Ben & Jerry’s takes a political stance

Ben & Jerry’s takes a political stance

October 20, 2016

Ice cream cones and voices were raised as Black Lives Matter supporters surrounded the front of Ben &am...

SGA outlines resolution on syllabi

Kelsey Neubauer, Assistant News Editor

October 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

  Students have added their voice to faculty contract negotiations this year. A resolution passed by SGA Oct. 2 outlines undergraduates’ expectations for an upcoming bargaining agreement between the University and United Academics, the faculty union. SGA believes the expectation must be explicitly written into...

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