Abby Mattera has joined the TRC as our new Clean Cities Coordinator and Outreach Professional . Abby has worked in the transportation demand management field for 7 years, with an additional 2 years working on sustainable community development. She has experience building comprehensive state-wide programs, drafting bike and pedestrian improvement plans, … Continue reading
The Vermont Clean Cities Coalition was very please to present University of Vermont Transportation Services the Northern Stars of New England award. UVM Transportation Services manages the campus’s bus fleet and was selected for their efforts in cutting carbon emissions, reducing the use of petroleum, and promoting and utilizing alternative … Continue reading
Last year Geoff Battista was a Graduate Research Assistant the TRC studying how transportation availability can impact healthcare in the state of Vermont. After graduating from UVM with his Masters Degree, Geoff has moved a couple hours north to McGill University in Montreal where he is pursuing his PhD. Geoff … Continue reading
Tim Pede explored the relationship between building and transportation energy use in cities as a UVM graduate student and a Graduate Research Assistant at the Transportation Research Center. After graduating with his Master’s Degree from the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, Tim started a PhD program at the … Continue reading
Lisa Aultman-Hall, University of Vermont For many decades, the majority of research on travel patterns has focused on daily activity patterns within people’s home region. Long distance and intercity travel, including most tourism, leisure and much business travel, were rarely modeled by university researchers or public planning agencies. Airlines, hotel … Continue reading
The impact of Tropical Storm Irene on Vermont was felt everywhere a road followed along a river or stream. Roads washed out, bridges failed and fell into turbulent waters, and state and town highway departments scrambled to restore roadways to permit responders to get in and help. The response by … Continue reading
If you missed last Friday’s Brown Bag Lecture Series presentation by Dr. Jeff LaMondia you’re in luck because we recorded the entire presentation. There was a problem with the projector during the presentation which is why the screen appears yellow but fortunately we have the presentation in PDF form which you can access by Clicking here.
The UVM University Transportation Center is part of the National Center for Sustainable Transportation. The Center is made up of a partnership of five other universities and is funded by the US Department of Transportation. Learn more about the Center by watching the video below and visiting the National Center … Continue reading
We had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Kari Watkins on Thursday March, 19th. Dr. Watkins graciously allowed us to share her presentation live and to record it for later viewing. Please enjoy her presentation “Real-time Transit Information: Enablers, Impacts, and Implications”.
THe Vermont Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) is seeking a call for proposals for Graduate Research Assistantships for the 2015-2016 academic year and for summer 2016. In order to be eligible you must be a Graduate Student seeking a M.S. or Ph.D. in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline. … Continue reading