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UVM students learn beside local inmates

UVM students learn beside local inmates

April 12, 2017

Local prison inmates are studying alongside UVM students as part of a new program. UVM has beco...

Adjusting the attitude toward liberal arts education

Adjusting the attitude toward liberal arts education

January 26, 2017

I've learned a few things in college. I’ve gotten pretty good at executing turns on my bic...

CAS tackles declining enrollment

CAS tackles declining enrollment

October 6, 2016

The College of Arts and Sciences has plans to increase student enrollment within the next five years. ...

Defending liberal education

December 9, 2015

Filed under Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Liberal education, and the study of the liberal arts and sciences, must remain the foundation of the American higher education system. Nationwide, we’ve seen this concept fall under attack from the pundits, and even politicians from both sides of the aisle. President Obama recently quipped about the value...

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