When I first arrived at UVM, I expressed my delight, having come from a College of Letters and Science, at being invited to lead a College of Arts and Sciences. My excitement stemmed from a lifetime immeasurably enriched by my exposure to the arts, but also from my belief about the central role of the arts in the civic and cultural life of a nation. I have yet to lose that initial sense of wonder at my good fortune. Read more.
Spotlight on the Theatre Department
The semester is over, the grades are in, and the halls are empty of the hustle and bustle typically found in Royall Tyler Theatre. I sit in my office waiting for a student to knock on my door with a problem or question. Silence, more silence, no one is there. With the end of the spring semester also comes the super-sized event: graduation. Read more of Prof. Jeffrey Modereger's message.
CAS Retiring Faculty
Seven faculty members of the College of Arts and Sciences were recognized for their achievements this year prior to their retirement. Pictured (clockwise from top left) are Timothy Murad, George Moyser, Robert Lawson, and Janet Whatley. Read more.
College of Arts and Sciences Honors Ceremony
This year's Honors Ceremony was held on Friday, May 21, at 3:00 PM in Ira Allen Chapel. Representatives from departments and programs presented awards to top seniors, and the recipient of the prestigious Hannah Howard Prize for Outstanding Achievement in the College of Arts and Sciences (pictured) was announced. Read more.
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