After all those years roofing, my father was making something like thirty-two dollars a week and bringing up seven of us on that.”
Dr. Robert Larner ’39 MD ’42 on being the lone member of his family to attend college.
With thanks to scholarship support, the Burlington native earned his bachelor’s and medical degrees at the state university. Long a generous supporter of the UVM College of Medicine, the alumnus and his wife, Helen, made a historic gift this spring. Read more.
Lake Champlain and its watersheds and their health and resilience in the face of extreme weather events are the
focus of a study led by UVM and supported with a new
$20 million award from the National Science Foundation
to Vermont EPSCoR. Read more: go.uvm.edu/lake
CREAM AND L/L
A pair of videos about two programs at the heart of the UVM experience for many alumni and current students have drawn thousands of looks and likes on UVM’s Facebook feed. CREAM (Cooperative for Real Education in Agricultural Management) and the Living/Learning residential program are the subjects of the short pieces, the work of photographer/videographer Ian Thomas Jansen-Lonnquist ’09.