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Drug offenses drop on campus

Drug offenses drop on campus

April 20, 2016

Between 2013 and 2014, UVM cut its drug and alcohol referral numbers nearly in half. In compliance w...

Exploring Race at UVM

Bryan O'Keefe, Kelsey Neubauer, and Sarah Olsen

February 25, 2016

Filed under Enterprise

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Junior goalie secures the net

October 13, 2015

Filed under Player Profiles, Sports

Starting the season, the goalie situation for the men’s hockey team was still up in the air.In the last two seasons, men’s hockey team had back-to-back 20-wins for the first time since 1996. They reached the Hockey East semifinals last year, due in part to their defensive play and goaltending. Junior Mike Santaguida and ...

Finding a safe ride home

Bryan O'Keefe

September 15, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Finding a ride home from downtown Burlington late at night may become a little easier. Junior Tyler Davis, SGA vice president, is planning a program that would provide students and other Burlington residents with free transportation on weekend evenings. Expanding upon the late-night safety shuttle provided by UVM’s transportation...

Funded by UVM, Burlington police patrol extra hours for off-campus parties

Funded by UVM, Burlington police patrol extra hours for off-campus parties

September 9, 2015

On Saturday night, the streets of Burlington were mobbed by college students returning to school, an...

Burlington Police Patrol: UVM and Burlington Coexisting

Burlington Police Patrol: UVM and Burlington Coexisting

September 9, 2015

Sullivan said he does feel that these extra patrols have made a huge difference in Burlington. “When I started here 16 years ago, it was unbelievable what some of these neighborhoods looked like on an average nig...

Burlington Police Patrol: The flow of Ticket Revenue

Burlington Police Patrol: The flow of Ticket Revenue

September 9, 2015

Not only is the BPD compensated by the University for their hours conducting these patrols, but the reven...

Burlington Police Patrol: “The Problem Houses”

Burlington Police Patrol: “The Problem Houses”

September 9, 2015

UVM and the police department together are working to find the areas of the off-campus neighborhoods...

The march through campus

Enterprise Staff

April 29, 2015

Filed under Enterprise

Smith met with a group of students who accompanied her to her April 12 meeting with Brandes, her supervisor she said. The meeting is required in the investigatory leave policy. Senior Jess Fuller, an intern at the Vermont Workers’ Center was one of the students who accompanied Smith. “I’ve been involved with United...

‘With their heads cut off’

April 29, 2015

Filed under Enterprise

Smith said she filed a complaint with the Vermont Department of Health April 6. Vermont Health Department records show they received a complaint April 6 about “food not being dated, old food being served, temperatures of food not being done [and] no sanitizer solutions being used.” On days when dining facilities are subj...

‘I wouldn’t eat that’

Enterprise Staff

April 29, 2015

Filed under Enterprise

Smith said that not only would she never serve Sodexo food to her family, as of this year she has “not eaten one dime of the food that goes in and out” of Cook Commons. “You don’t know when it’s been cooked or prepared, there aren’t any dates or anything,” she said. Bolio, who often works at Cook Common’s...

Sick of being sick

Enterprise Staff

April 29, 2015

Filed under Enterprise

Employees are afraid of missing work due to the attendance policy and come to work sick to avoid getting a “point,” Smith said. “You have to go in there and be extremely sick before they send you home,” she said. “I mean you [need to be] pretty much blowing [vomit] on the floor. And we are serving you guys.” Ze...

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