The Vermont Cynic

Cat Chat – Who is Cher?

May 8, 2018

Who works at the Harris Millis Dining Hall? Multimedia reporter Chloe Chaobal interviews an employee...

Complaints from a graduating senior

Complaints from a graduating senior

May 3, 2018

As I finish out my super-senior year, I’d like to take a minute to look back at some of my general...

Grooving with the Mountain Goats

Grooving with the Mountain Goats

April 29, 2018

Four men in suits ran on stage, looking like a band of dads  hurrying from a business meeting to this...

SGA needs to represent all students

April 19, 2018

To build a truly representative students’ union, we can use the government body we already have. I bega...

Call out gender bias issue

Call out gender bias issue

Staff Editorial

April 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

This week, a discrimination lawsuit four years in the making is finally going to trial. Cindy Ruescher, form...

Reclaiming Identities of Addiction

Reclaiming Identities of Addiction

April 12, 2018

Language is a powerful form of representation, and one that is largely absent on this campus for our...

SGA demands counselors

SGA demands counselors

Staff Editorial

April 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Last week, SGA highlighted a desperate need for a counselor dedicated to the serving students of color at U...

How to engage SGA voters

How to engage SGA voters

April 4, 2018

If we were to write the staff editorial expected of this paper, we would say that only 20 percent of...

UVM, bring Arabic back

Khalid AlMubarak

March 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

UVM hardly has a diverse student demographic by any measure, and that is why teaching non-European languages is critical to widen students’ perspective. There is a great deficiency of languages being taught at the University and possibly a misunderstanding over the purpose of teaching foreign languages. Let’s take my fir...

We can rename buildings

We can rename buildings

March 28, 2018

Two weeks ago, the board of trustees created a committee to discuss renaming buildings on campus. Fo...

Be skeptical of ResLife changes

Be skeptical of ResLife changes

March 22, 2018

Living/Learning Communities seem like the way to maximize a residence hall experience, especially fo...

Eggplants: Cooking and Connecting with the Old World

Eggplants: Cooking and Connecting with the Old World

Brigitte Riordan, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018

Filed under Features, Food

Food is culture. I am a first-generation Romanian-American, but I don’t know much about Romanian food....

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