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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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Student Dia Brown smiles lightly, with the University of Vermont's Old Mill behind her in distance


Just Building

Dia Brown would like to solve some hard engineering problems. In fact, she’d like to solve some problems that many conventional engineers wouldn’t think of as belonging to their field. “Like how do we make new apartment buildings environmentally sustainable and healthy,” she asks, “while allowing the folks, low-income ...

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Alumna Claire Neaton, smiling and holding a salmon; Professor Michael Ruggiero in his lab; and alumna Ariel Wengroff, executive producer and publisher at Vice Media


Meet UVM’s Brightest Young Leaders

A chemist, a fisherman and a producer. No, this isn’t the start of a “walks into the bar” joke or a Canterbury tale. This is the triad of University of Vermonters who landed on Forbes’ “30 Under 30” list this year. While these three professionals might appear to have little in common at the office—or lab or boat for ...

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UVM’s WE Program Featured on CBS This Morning

The University of Vermont’s Wellness Environment was featured on the network news program, CBS This Morning, on December 12. 

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