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Students stage die-in on Waterman Green in protest of UVM admin

Students march from the Davis Center to Waterman Green Sept. 3, carrying a large black coffin and wielding tombstone-shaped signs representing the death of Black Americans and potential death of UVM's reopening plan.

Anna Morrill, Cynic News Reporter

September 8, 2020

As students shuffled between classes on UVM’s Central Campus Sept. 3, a line of students dressed in black, carrying tombstones and a coffin began their somber march to the site of their “death.”  Late Thursday, the students along with other members of the UVM community including professors and...

UVM professors ask VT state government for protection from workload and pay cuts

Members of the Vermont legislature met over Zoom May 21 and heard testimonies from four UVM professors.

Irene Choi, Cynic News Reporter

May 27, 2020

Four UVM professors testified to the Vermont state legislature to ask senators for help in stopping proposed pay cuts and finding budget relief in other places.  UVM faculty members spoke to the Vermont Senate Committee on Education, demanding protection from non-tenure track faculty pay and workload cu...

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