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Ellen Andersen


Gay Rights Litigation Expert Responds to Supreme Court's Marriage Ruling

When UVM Today interviewed Ellen Andersen, associate professor of political science and gender, sexuality, and women’s studies in January, the author of Out of the Closets and into the Courts: Legal Opportunity Structure and Gay Rights Litigation predicted that the U.S. Supreme Court would vote 5-4 in favor of same-sex ...

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Popular Historic Tours of Campus Resume July 4

The University of Vermont will launch a new season of its popular historic tours on July 4. Led by UVM emeritus professor William Averyt, the free, weekly tours will take place Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon through Oct. 10. There is no tour on Aug. 15.

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arguing parents


Study: Arguing Parents Affect Kids' Brains

Children of parents who are frequently in conflict process emotion differently and may face more social challenges later in life compared with children from low-conflict homes, according to Alice Schermerhorn, assistant professor in UVM’s Department of Psychological Science and the author of a new study published in the Journal ...

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Stephen Cutler, professor emeritus of sociology.


Professor Emeritus Receives Fulbright Specialists Award

Stephen J. Cutler, professor emeritus of sociology and former Bishop Robert F. Joyce Distinguished University Professor of Gerontology at the University of Vermont, has been selected for a Fulbright Specialists project in Romania at the University of Bucharest during October, 2015.

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