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Student Profiles

Aaron Schwartz


Grad Student, Alumni Win Top Research Prize

UVM graduate student Aaron Schwartz got word last Tuesday that he’d been awarded a coveted National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

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Courtney Hammond Wagner with cows and dog.


Rubenstein School PhD Student Receives This Year’s Thomas J. Votta Fund for the Environment Award

Rubenstein School graduate student, Courtney Hammond Wagner, received the 2015-2016 Thomas J. Votta Fund for the Environment Award. Courtney is a Rubenstein School PhD student, Gund Institute for Ecological Economics fellow, and member of the international Economics for the Anthropocene (E4A) research initiative cohort.

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Elias Rosenblatt in Zambia


Six Graduate Students Receive RSENR Scholarship and Fellowship Awards

The Rubenstein School is pleased to announce this year’s recipients of its RSENR graduate scholarship and fellowship awards.

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Isabelle La Motte filming on the ski slope.


Recipients of ENVS Ian A. Worley Award Express Creativity through Film, Writing, Art and Herbalism

The Ian A. Worley award allows undergraduates in the UVM Environmental Program to go beyond conventional forms of problem solving to pursue creative and innovative approaches. Although these approaches vary greatly among students, they are all geared toward a common goal: to address current and future environmental challenges.

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