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Kathy Fox UVM prison program

04-05-2017

UVM Students Learn About the Criminal Justice System from the Inside Out

When sociology major Emily Fixx ‘17 arrives for her 6 p.m. class on Monday, she leaves her keys, cellphone, and water bottle at the door and walks through a metal detector under the watchful eye of a correctional officer. This is not part of an extreme new measure to remove distractions from the classroom. It’s part of the ...

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Casey Brinkman

01-12-2018

Searching the Stars for Extraterrestrial Life

It’s been a tough winter for aliens. Earlier this month, astronomers showed that the flickering of the so-called Tabby’s Star—some 1280 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus—was not, in fact, caused by a huge sphere built around it by extraterrestrial beings. The more-likely culprit: dust.

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Women's lacrosse stretches at dawn

01-11-2018

Catamount Student-Athletes Earn Highest Departmental GPA on Record

University of Vermont student-athletes closed the Fall with their best collective semester GPA on record. The Catamounts combined to post a 3.28 GPA, marking their 27th straight semester with at least a 3.0.

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David Rosowsky

01-11-2018

UVM Provost Joins VCET Board

To support and inspire the growing number of student and alumni entrepreneurs, the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies expanded its board of directors with the appointment of two leaders from the higher education sector. University of Vermont provost David Rosowsky and Champlain College president Don Laackman are the newest ...

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