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Preview: UVM men’s soccer coach talks semifinals ahead of the game

Preview: UVM men’s soccer coach talks semifinals ahead of the game

Sawyer Loftus, News and Sports Editor

2 hours ago

As men’s soccer heads into their shot at the America East championship, the team has a sense of unfinished business, said head coach Rob Dow. The team’s last match against now number one seed University of New Hampshire was an awesome test, Dow said. The game ended in a 1-1 tie that brought the...

UVM charts new course for Navigate

UVM charts new course for Navigate

Julianne Lesch, Cynic News Reporter

6 hours ago

Changes to be made to address faculty concerns

Here’s why men’s soccer won’t bring home the championship

Here’s why men’s soccer won’t bring home the championship

Hayley Rosen, Sports Reporter

6 hours ago

While a UVM victory seems probable in their upcoming Nov. 13 game against No. 3 seeded University of Hartford, it appears unlikely that they will advance farther than that. UVM is likely to win in their first contest against Hartford Nov. 13, as the team previously won against Hartford 3-0 Oct. 19 of...

Here’s why men’s soccer can bring home the championship

Here’s why men’s soccer can bring home the championship

Aryanna Ramsaran, Sports Reporter

6 hours ago

The UVM men’s soccer team finished up as co-champions of America East’s regular season with the University of New Hampshire after a 1-1 tie between the teams Nov. 6. This gives both teams a first-round bye to the semifinals of the America East conference with UVM seeded second, right after UNH....

SGA forbids clubs from using Venmo

SGA forbids clubs from using Venmo

Zoe Stern, Cynic News Reporter

1 day ago

SGA has passed an amendment to their financial policy that will now impose penalties for clubs using unauthorized apps, such as Venmo. Use of these unauthorized apps has been banned for years, said sophomore Lana Al-Namee, member of the Finance Committee. Now, any club member caught using Venmo for club purpo...

SGA approves no increase to student fee

SGA approves no increase to student fee

Zoe Stern, Cynic News Reporter

1 day ago

After increasing slightly every year in recent memory, SGA voted to increase the student activities fee 0% Nov. 5. The Peer Advising Center was funded by SGA but will no longer be funded, and the money left over from the cut will be used to offset the activities fee in the future, said senior Olivia ...

Men’s soccer seeded second in semis

Men’s soccer seeded second in semis

Hayley Rosen, Sports Reporter

1 day ago

Both tension and visible breath were in the air during the America East men’s soccer championship game between UVM and University of New Hampshire Nov. 6. Going into the game, UNH was ranked No. 18 nationally, whereas UVM was ranked significantly lower at No. 60. In America East, UNH was the No. 1...

As snow storm approaches, Burlington puts parking ban in place

As snow storm approaches, Burlington puts parking ban in place

Sawyer Loftus, News Editor

2 days ago

Here's what you need to know about tonight's parking ban.

No charges for Burlington police officer in use of force case

No charges for Burlington police officer in use of force case

Sawyer Loftus, News Editor

2 days ago

A Burlington police officer will not face charges after he punched a man in the head, resulting in the man’s death, ruled the Vermont Attorney General. Vermont Attorney General TJ Donovan announced Nov. 8 that Burlington police officer Cory Campbell would not be held responsible for the death of...

Student demand for CAPS services rises

Student demand for CAPS services rises

Irene Choi, Staff Writer

5 days ago

An increase in student demand for mental health services has led to the creation of two new drop-in programs, Let’sTalk and THRIVE, from UVM’s Counseling and Psychiatry Services. At UVM, there has been a 5.6% average increase in student enrollment, but a 29.6% average increase in demand for ment...

UVM forced to add 25 general education requirements

UVM forced to add 25 general education requirements

Ella Ruehsen, Staff Writer

6 days ago

UVM will be forced to triple its number of distribution requirements for students because they are not meeting standards for accreditation.  Students will need to take 40 general education credit requirements in order for UVM to continue being reaccredited with the New England Commission for Hig...

What it’s like to run a UVM meme account

What it’s like to run a UVM meme account

David Cabrera, Podcast Editor

November 6, 2019

Ever wondered what it's like running one of those UVM meme accounts on instagram? David interviewed @uvm50kayearforthis and @grundlegarlicdaily to find out.

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