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Listen to the student body

Listen to the student body

March 30, 2016

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Fall exam schedule is reorganized

Alexandra Shannon

March 30, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

For the second time since December, the fall 2016 exam schedule has been changed. The new finals schedule will consist of a five-day exam period with one reading day that Wednesday, according to the academic calendar. Students will be guaranteed to not have exams between 7:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m. that Wednesday, SGA Vice Presid...

SGA asks faculty senate for course information

SGA asks faculty senate for course information

March 24, 2016

SGA is calling on the administration and faculty to release more in-depth course information.   ...

SGA execs will have no opponents in elections

SGA execs will have no opponents in elections

March 24, 2016

Current SGA President Jason Maulucci and Vice President Tyler Davis are the first pair of students to r...

Post course info online to better inform students for registration

March 23, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion Editorials, Staff Editorial

On March 20, SGA leadership sent a letter to the administration advocating for course descriptions and syllabi to be made available online for all classes during registration.Professors are “expected” to post expanded course descriptions before registration, but in employee contracts, lines can be blurred between w...

SGA Updates March 1

SGA Updates March 1

Alexandra Shannon

March 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Wheeli Co-founder gives presentation Jean-Pierre Adechi, co-founder of the app Wheeli, introduced the app ...

SGA executive elections begin

Alexandra Shannon

March 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

The SGA elections for the next president and vice president are underway.   The process of running for executive positions in SGA began Feb. 29.   Election packets have been available at the SGA office in the Davis Center since then and are due March 18, according to an SGA email sent to the student bod...

Students participate in local city elections

Students participate in local city elections

March 20, 2016

Students used a recent day off to participate in local elections on Town Meeting Day. Classes wer...

Greek Life protests new tax at rally

Greek Life protests new tax at rally

March 16, 2016

Community members assembled at a rally in support of a bill that would prevent the implementation of a...

SGA Updates Feb. 23

SGA Updates Feb. 23

March 1, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Recognition of College Diabetes NetworkA bill recognizing the UVM College Diabetes Network was passed. The C...

SGA objects taxation of Greek houses

Kelsey Neubauer, Assistant News Editor

February 24, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

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 lobby in support of ...

<p>Trustees select student member</p>

Trustees select student member

February 18, 2016

A new student member has been selected for the UVM board of trustees, to follow out-going student tru...

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