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An interdisciplinary network of scholars and community members focusing on the study of Vermont.

Center for Research on Vermont


Vermont Research News; climate change, wine industry, apples and more.....

Species ability to adapt to a warming climate has significant implications for future ecological systems. A study led by researchers at Yale University examined grasshopper populations in Vermont and Connecticut finding that species in regions where temperature drastically varied throughout the year would more successfully ...

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Sen. Leahy 1974 Campaign focus of Sam Hand fall lecture

The Children’s Crusade: How Patrick Leahy's 1974 election changed modern campaigns in Vermont is the October 20th lecture.

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Legislature as Laboratory

It’s mid-morning on March 30 at the Vermont Statehouse, and senior Rachel Peck and first-year student Emily von Weise are listening to experts provide testimony to the Vermont House Judiciary Committee on the pros and cons of marijuana legalization. They take notes and occasionally step outside into the Capitol hallway to talk ...

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Kathy Fox selected as 2016 Frank Bryan Vermont Scholar Summer Research Award Winner

The Center for Research on Vermont has selected Kathy Fox, professor of sociology at the University of Vermont, as the 2016 Frank M. Bryan Vermont Scholar, for her Vermont research project on offender reintegration.

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