The Vermont Cynic

Sullivan apologizes for eugenics survey in open letter

Sullivan apologizes for eugenics survey in open letter

Mills Sparkman, Summer Editor

June 27, 2019

Tom Sullivan, outgoing University president, has apologized for the "stereotyping, persecution and in some cases state sponsored sterilization" of the Vermont Eugenics Survey that took place at UVM from 1925 to 1935, according to an open letter to the UVM community.  The letter was sent in an em...

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