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Rehana Pothiawala, Fathima Samen and Christopher Thomas Veal


Medical Mentors

Spring semester of senior year is hectic for any UVM student staring down that Sunday, May 18, graduation date on the calendar. Christopher Thomas Veal has upped the ante in recent weeks with trips to academic medical conferences in Florence, Italy and Harvard University to present research he’s been involved with as an ...

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Two UVM Students Receive Honorable Mention Recognition in Udall Scholarship Competition

University of Vermont students Katelyn Stoner ’16 and Claire Wiggin ’16 have received Honorable Mention recognition in the 2014 Udall Scholarship competition. Named for former Congressman Morris K. Udall and Interior Secretary Stewart L. Udall, the Udall Scholarship is the preeminent undergraduate award given out by the Udall ...

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Greenland ice sheet


Science: There’s Something Ancient in the Icebox

Glaciers are commonly thought to work like a belt sander. As they move over the land they scrape off everything — vegetation, soil, and even the top layer of bedrock. So scientists were greatly surprised to discover an ancient tundra landscape preserved under the Greenland Ice Sheet, below two miles of ice.

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Burack Lecture to Explore the Global Politics of ‘Walls and Fences’

The Dan and Carole Burack President’s Distinguished Lecture Series will present a talk by prominent political scientist Charles-Philippe David on Wednesday, April 23, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Silver Maple Ballroom, Davis Center, with a reception immediately following. The talk will examine “The Globalization of Walls and ...

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