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11-19-2014

Young Alumni Team Up on Inspiring Film

High in Quebec’s rugged Chic Choc mountains last winter, Vasu Sojitra ’13 knew he’d better ski the line below him flawlessly. It had been a six-mile hike in and a steep trudge up thousands of feet — tough for anyone but another level of challenge for a skier with one leg. On a distant ridge, Sojitra’s friend, filmmaker ...

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Kathleen Bashant and Dr. Ralph Budd

11-19-2014

Undergrad Access to Med School Mentors

Kathleen Bashant is busy in the research lab of Dr. Ralph Budd, a faculty member at the University of Vermont’s College of Medicine, working on a project for the third straight year. She’s part of a team that is looking at dendritic cell and gamma delta T cell interactions and their role in the immune system -- in particular, ...

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climate change summit

11-19-2014

UVM Shares Expertise with Policy-Makers at Climate Change Summit

The top floor of the Davis Center was a hive of activity on Nov. 18 as 55 members of the Vermont House and Senate and 11 state agency representatives rubbed elbows and exchanged ideas with more than 50 University of Vermont faculty and a half dozen administrative leaders. The occasion was the second annual UVM Legislative Summit, ...

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11-19-2014

Young Alumni Team Up on Inspiring Film

High in Quebec’s rugged Chic Choc mountains last winter, Vasu Sojitra ’13 knew he’d better ski the line below him flawlessly. It had been a six-mile hike in and a steep trudge up thousands of feet — tough for anyone but another level of challenge for a skier with one leg. On a distant ridge, Sojitra’s friend, filmmaker ...

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