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10-01-2014

Professor to Talk 'Corruption, Ottoman Style'

We know corruption when we see it. Or do we? Bogac Ergene, UVM associate professor of history, will address how the Ottoman state and society defined political and administrative corruption at the College of Arts and Sciences’ Dean’s Lecture. “Corruption, Ottoman Style,” free and open to the public, will take place ...

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10-01-2014

Spiders: Survival of the Fittest Group

Along rivers in Tennessee and Georgia, scientists have been studying brownish-orange spiders, called Anelosimus studiosus, that make cobwebby nests “anywhere from the size of a golf ball to the size of a Volkswagen Beetle,” researcher Jonathan Pruitt says. The individual spiders are only the size of a pencil eraser, but they ...

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UVM Theatre production

10-01-2014

UVM Department of Theatre Presents 'A Grand Night for Singing'

The UVM Department of Theatre opens the 2014/2015 season with A Grand Night for Singing, a musical tribute to two of Broadway’s most beloved composers, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II.

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Pothiawala and Hartman

10-01-2014

Alumni Start-Up Amplifies Artisans’ Reach

Alma Hartman ’12 and Parvez Pothiawala ’06 are making the world a little smaller, a little more connected. Their business, Rock + Pillar Trading Co., works with Peruvian artisans to bring their hand-made clothing and textiles to the U.S. market, narrowing the typical gulf between producer and consumer, and sharing the history ...

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