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Kappa Sigma hosts fundraiser for Navy SEALS

March 3, 2016

Kappa Sigma Fraternity hosted a charity sleepover Feb. 26 to support the Navy SEAL Legacy foundation.This event was Kappa Sigma’s eighth annual Sleep Out for the Soldiers fundraiser. Brothers from UVM’s chapter and other chapters around New England camped out on the Kappa Sigma house lawn from Friday...

SGA objects taxation of Greek houses

Kelsey Neubauer, Assistant News Editor

February 24, 2016

Greek life has received new support from SGA in their efforts to remain tax exempt. SGA passed a resolution Feb. 16 in support of bill H725, which will allow Greek housing to be tax exempt, SGA President Jason Maulucci said. As such, he said he will be joining members of Greek life in Montpelier Feb. 23 to ...

UVM Adds New ‘Business of Craft Beer’ Class

UVM Adds New ‘Business of Craft Beer’ Class

Chris Leow

September 24, 2015

More craft beers may be on the horizon for Burlington thanks to a new online course coming to UVM next semester. The Business of Craft Beer professional certificate program is a 12-20 week program starting February 2016 and is a collaboration between UVM and the Vermont Brewers Association, ac...

Greek Life Talks Recruitment Tips

Greek Life Talks Recruitment Tips

Camilla Broccolo

September 22, 2015

As the Greek community plans events and socials for fall recruitment, there are some tips from the vice president of sorority recruitment and the Panhellenic president that you may want to keep in mind if you are planning on rushing. Be yourself Senior Audrey Williams, vice president of sorority r...

Panhellenic council wins national award

Alexandra Shannon

September 1, 2015

The University of Vermont received its first national Panhellenic excellence award this summer. This award is granted by the National Panhellenic Conference to 43 colleges and universities across the country, according to a NPC press release. The NPC is the umbrella group for 26 national and interna...

University planning to dance for a cause

University planning to dance for a cause

Emilee Conroe

February 10, 2015

Every 
year, around 13,500 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with cancer. Thirty-five thousand are currently in treatment, and 25 percent of all those diagnosed will die, according to kidsvcancer.org. UVM Rallython is working to change these statistics, one dance party at a time. Hosted by...

Sorority returns to campus

Sorority returns to campus

November 18, 2014

WALKER SULTZBACHThe Vermont Cynic Members of the sorority interest group that formed the Alpha Theta chapter of Kappa Delta craft at the Redstone Lofts Nov. 12, 2013.  A group of 85 girls have come together in the reestablished sorority, Kappa Delta.In early 2014, in what junior and then Kappa Delta...

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