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SGA Updates Feb. 9

SGA Updates Feb. 9

Alexandra Shannon

February 17, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Funds to UVM Gymnastics Club SGA granted $9,000 to the Gymnastics Club to help them fund travel, hotel r...

SGA Updates Feb. 2

<p><b>SGA Updates Feb. 2 </b></p>

Alexandra Shannon

February 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Dean of the Rubenstein School visits Student Senate Dean Nancy Matthews of the Rubenstein School spoke ...

SGA Updates

<p>SGA Updates</p>

Alexandra Shannon

January 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Interim Dean Speaks on Public Forum Bill Falls, the interim dean of the College of Arts and Science...

UVM developing new drone policy

UVM developing new drone policy

December 10, 2015

UVM is developing a policy to make drone use safer on campus and at University-sanctioned events. The University forme...

<p>Reading days cut starting in fall</p>

Reading days cut starting in fall

December 8, 2015

Students will have five consecutive days of exams starting fall semester 2016. Reading days will be r...

Member of Squash Club apologizes

Alexandra Shannon

November 18, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Squash Club remains on probation after an email with a racial slur in the subject line was sent to the 68 members on the club’s listserv. Junior Edward Smith, the member who sent the email, sent another to the team’s listserv apologizing for the subject line Nov. 4. “For anyone who was displeased with my last subject ...

Clean Energy Fund struggles to complete review

November 12, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

The UVM Office of Sustainability is reviewing its progress in completing one of the University’s green initiatives. However, this project is behind schedule.The office is using the Clean Energy Fund, made up of $10 paid from every student’s tuition, to fund an evaluation of its own track record to make sure it can reach...

Search begins for new student trustees

<p>Search begins for new student trustees</p>

Alexandra Shannon

November 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Each year the board of trustees student selection committee is responsible for choosing a student trustee....

Squash Club member uses racial slur in email

Alexandra Shannon

November 10, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

The UVM Squash Club is on probation after SGA officials received word of an email that a club member sent out to the club which used a racial slur. A member of Squash Club sent an email to over 60 students through the club’s listserv Nov. 2, according to the email. The subject line: “Club Squash? Nah, it’s a squash team...

Campus suits-up for the 2015 Halloween weekend

Camilla Broccolo

October 28, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Life

With the Halloween weekend approaching, students and campus organizations are preparing for the festivities. Students like junior Erin Mahoney use the weekend as an opportunity to go out more. “I plan on going to a party at my friend’s house,” Mahoney said. “I’m going to be a ‘pink lady’ from Grease.” ...

As interest builds, drone club is a possibility

Courtney Cunningham

October 27, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

About 30 students gathered in the Living/Learning Complex to fly drones Oct .20 Members of the UVM Tech House at Living/Learning hosted the drone-flying event. Drones of shapes and sizes were displayed on tables around the room. Some were built by UVM students. “You can make a drone out of pretty much anything,” ...

SGA Plan looks toward the future

Alexandra Shannon

October 22, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

SGA is developing a plan that will work to create continuity in the projects and goals that the student body is working on for the next five years. The 2020 vision plan will incorporate both SGA and student body goals for the next four or five years, SGA President Jason Maulucci said. In order to develop the plan, SGA wi...

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