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Students Remember Late Professor

Students Remember Late Professor

September 29, 2015


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Kind, dedicated and passionate; the words used by many to describe Sondra Solomon, who died Sept. 13 from cancer.She was an associate professor of psychological science and clinical associate professor of psychiatry.During her time at UVM, she directed both the undergraduate program in the department ...

UVM Plans to Host Fundraising Campaign

Bryan O'Keefe

September 29, 2015


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President Tom Sullivan will be announcing the largest fundraising campaign in Catamount history Oct. 2 at 3 p.m. in the Davis Center Atrium, according to an email from the UVM Foundation. While the details are being spared until the release, the campaign is designed to give UVM a “better chance ...

Life in Sheraton Hotel is a ‘unique’ experience

Caroline Alkire

September 15, 2015


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After the demolition of the Chittenden Buckham Wills complex, students said they’re excited about the opportunity to live at the Sheraton Hotel and Quarry Hill apartments. The University was limited in their options for off-campus housing due to an agreement with the city. “UVM has an agreement...

Student focuses on climate change

Caroline Alkire

September 15, 2015


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Being invited to the White House is not something many people can claim; however, sophomore environmental studies student  Gina Fiorile already had it checked off her bucket list when she went back to the White House Aug. 20. This summer, the White House hosted a Back-to-School Climate Education Event, i...

UVM hosts senator for Town Hall

UVM hosts senator for Town Hall

Hannah Kearns

February 17, 2015


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One Vermont Senator returned to Burlington to talk about important issues for young people. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders came to UVM Feb.17 for a town hall meeting. SGA President Aya AL-Namee worked with the Senator to organize the event. She thinks it will be a good opportunity for students to eng...

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