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Kathy Fox UVM prison program


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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Faculty Feature: Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst

Assistant professor of religion Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst explains how she harnesses the power of technology – specifically, Twitter – to help students form deeper connections with classmates, academics, and the larger world.

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Photo of foliage on UVM's Main Green


UVM Receives National Award for Work to Reduce High Risk Drinking

The University of Vermont was one of three institutions of higher education whose work to address high risk drinking and other substance misuse was honored with a Prevention Excellence Award at the ninth annual Campus Prevention Network Summit in Boston on June 12. The award was presented by EVERFI, Inc., a leading technology ...

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Kate McCann with a student at U-32 in East Montpelier, Vt.


Teacher of the Year

Kate McCann '96 G'98, a math teacher at U-32 High School in East Montpelier, was named Vermont's 2017 Teacher of the Year.

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