The Vermont Cynic

Your plastic straw is not the problem

Your plastic straw is not the problem

November 2, 2018

The morning started out like any other. I stopped at the University Marche on my way to class to ge...

No ifs, ands or butts about tobacco-free campus initiative failure

No ifs, ands or butts about tobacco-free campus initiative failure

Mills Sparkman

November 9, 2017

Filed under Opinion

On Oct. 17, sophomore Gabriana Whipple tweeted, “‘UVM is a tobacco-free campus,’ uh first of a...

Why the University has a moral obligation to divest from TD bank

Why the University has a moral obligation to divest from TD bank

September 23, 2017

UVM is helping build the Dakota Access Pipeline. UVM invests in three major banks: TD Bank, Ci...

City fights algae problem

September 29, 2016

Filed under News, Vermont

Burlington is starting a new initiative to fight the growing algae blooms in Lake Champlain.   The city has teamed up with the engineering, planning and construction firm EcoSolutions in order to aid in controlling the growing blue-green algae bloom problem in Lake Champlain. EcoSolutions has created two ways to...

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