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Ray Vega


The Creative Mind

While teaching a fundamental lesson of jazz, trumpet player and senior lecturer in music Ray Vega will say, "Let's have a conversation." Then, the instant his student talks, Vega interrupts, jabbering incoherently. Looking confused, maybe insulted, the student asks the professor what he's doing. "I'm not listening," Vega replies. ...

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Frederic Sansoz


Super Strong Stretchy Silver

Try bending your iPhone in half. Or roll up your tablet like a scroll. Or wrap a touchscreen TV around a pole. Didn’t work out so well, did it? That’s because the ceramic material used to make many of today’s touchscreens has only two of three needed qualities: it’s conductive, it’s transparent—but it’s not flexible.

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Scott Bailey


UVM, Tech Council, VCET to Host Twelfth Invention2Venture Conference on April 6

The University of Vermont, the Vermont Technology Council and the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies will host the twelfth annual Invention2Venture (I2V) Conference on April 6 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Dudley H. Davis Center on the UVM campus.

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Six Emeriti Faculty Receive the UVM Retired Scholars Award

The University of Vermont has honored six distinguished emeriti professors with its Retired Scholars Award, which supports longtime faculty members in completing a research or scholarship project during their retirement.

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