University of Vermont

Professional News: May 21, 2014

Publications and Presentations

V. Ernesto Méndez, associate professor of agroecology, is the co-author of two recent publications: “Shade Coffee: Update on a Disappearing Refuge for Biodiversity,” appearing in Bioscience, and “Explaining the 'hungry farmer paradox': Smallholders and fair trade cooperatives navigate seasonality and change in Nicaragua's corn and coffee markets” in Global Environmental Change.

Awards and Honors

UVM student Quinn Wilcox, studying at the Danish Institute for Study Abroad, has won an academic award for architecture. Read a blog entry by the Architecture & Design Program director about the end of semester celebration where awards were announced.