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Course syllabi to be added

Course syllabi to be added

April 28, 2016

Students may be able to see course syllabi as early as next semester.   Unlike most other schools, UVM professors do...

Record number of senators join SGA

Record number of senators join SGA

April 14, 2016

A record number of candidates were elected in the most recent SGA election.   Thirty-seven senators were elected for fall ...

Students propose new club for artists

Students propose new club for artists

April 1, 2016

Absence can sometimes be intentional in art, like in the use of white space. Other times, it’s noth...

Listen to the student body

Listen to the student body

March 30, 2016

[media-credit name="ALYSSA HANDELMANN" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]A reading day has been ...

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 19, 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...

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