TRC Students Attend International Transportation Research Program

Transportation Research Center Research Assistants Paola Rekalde Aizpuru and Phoebe Girouard Spencer were selected to attend the highly competitive Aalto University Summer School on Transportation in Finland.  The summer program describes itself as “premier institution offering innovative and practical approaches to understand and solve complex transport problems both in developed and developing countries”.  Paola and Phoebe will be … Continue reading

Curricular Requirements of Certificate

CURRICULAR REQUIREMENTS OF CERTIFICATE A minimum of 15 credits, distributed as follows: – TRC312 Sustainability & Transportation – TRC314 Risk/Behavior in Transportation – TRC 316 (NR377) Land Use Policy and Economics – Two additional courses (6 credits total) selected from approved electives (see below) or other courses relevant to the program if approved … Continue reading

Undergraduate Transportation Research Assistantships Summer 2014

Undergraduate Transportation Research Assistantships Summer 2014 Request for Proposals from UVM Undergraduate Students Submissions should be made by 5pm on March 24, 2014 to: Glenn McRae ( The UVM Transportation Research Center is soliciting proposals to support undergraduate researchers working on projects addressing Sustainable Transportation Systems during the 2014 summer … Continue reading

TRC Student of the Year: Nathan Reigner

Student of the Year Nathan Reigner

Congratulations to Nathan Reigner, the University of Vermont Transportation Research Center 2014 Student of the Year.  Nathan is a PhD. candidate with the Park Studies Laboratory in the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources. His research focuses on informed transportation management in the context of parks and public lands, … Continue reading

Innovative Research on Display at TRC Research Expo

“Drive Like a Local!” proclaims the research poster by Kristine Harootunian, a master’s student in civil and environmental engineering, at the TRC Research Expo.  This year’s poster competition featured 19 student posters, showcasing research from across the disciplines.  Harootunian’s research included the examination of 5 years of the Vermont State … Continue reading

UVM TRC Research Expo ’13 Highlights Transportation Challenges, Innovation, and Research Across Disciplines

AASHTO President Michael Lewis speaks at the TRC Expo “We have a massive amount of infrastructure to take care of”, according to AASHTO President Michael Lewis, and whatever the transport options of the future are it will still be essential for the foreseeable future.  Lewis, also the Director of the … Continue reading