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STEM Construction ‘on track’

Caroline Alkire

May 4, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

A light winter has allowed construction on Central Campus to come out of the cold right on schedule. The STEM building’s predicted May 2017 completion date will stay the same, said Bob Vaughan, director of capital planning and management. “Usually after winter we lose a couple weeks because of snow or because of the co...

Greek tax proposal is denied

Greek tax proposal is denied

May 3, 2016

A proposed compromise on a tax on Greek houses was denied by the Vermont Senate. On April 26, the Sen...

Vt. legislators cut ’40 percent rule’

Vt. legislators cut ’40 percent rule’

May 3, 2016

Tuition rates for out-of-state students could soon change due to a new budget passed by the Vermont H...

Committee created to study new budget model

Committee created to study new budget model

April 29, 2016

Due to recent concerns by faculty members, UVM has created a new committee to study the impact of the Univers...

Course syllabi to be added

Course syllabi to be added

April 28, 2016

Students may be able to see course syllabi as early as next semester.   Unlike most other schools, UVM professors do...

ROTC celebrates 100th anniversary

ROTC celebrates 100th anniversary

April 27, 2016

UVM’s ROTC hosted a 5k to celebrate their 100th year anniversary. ROTC programs across the world held 5ks, all...

New advising program to assist first-year students

New advising program to assist first-year students

April 27, 2016

UVM will have a new tutoring program next semester for first-year students.   The Academic Success Center will consist of ...

Alums run for Lt. Gov position

April 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Lieutenant governor candidates came to UVM April 23 UVM hosted a forum April 23 in the Livak Ballroom of the Davis Center, where three candidates running for Vermont’s lieutenant governor position answered questions about issues like education and economic reform. Former state Sen. Randy Brock, state Rep. Kesha Ram...

Students join 4/20 health run

Students join 4/20 health run

April 27, 2016

While clouds of marijuana smoke rose from the Redstone Green, nearly hundreds of students and community...

Police, race topic of new UVM study

Police, race topic of new UVM study

April 26, 2016

A UVM economics professor presented a study to the Burlington City Council April 11 showing differenc...

Burlington mall to be redeveloped

Burlington mall to be redeveloped

April 26, 2016

Students and Burlington residents may soon be able to live above the Burlington Mall on Church Stree...

UVM study on autism tracks eyes

UVM study on autism tracks eyes

April 21, 2016

A recent study on autism by UVM is the first of its kind.   Tiffany Hutchins, assistant professor of com...

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