University of Vermont

Xxxxxx Xxxxx

Menu item 4 (news)

Nina Totenberg

05-17-2015

Totenberg Charms Commencement Audience With Rhymes and Reason

Given the presence of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Annie Proulx on the speakers' platform, a less confident person than Nina Totenberg might have had second thoughts about starting her speech at the University of Vermont’s 2015 commencement Sunday morning with two extended pieces of creative writing. 

Full Story >>

res hall rendering

05-20-2015

Trustees Hear Details of Campus Transformation at May Board Meeting

Highlighting last week’s meeting of the university’s Board of Trustees was a capital projects presentation summarizing six major building projects that will transform the campus over the next few years and signify the university’s continued commitment to invest in quality.

Full Story >>

Adrian Del Maestro

05-20-2015

Building the World’s Smallest Faucet

We all know intuitively that normal liquids flow more quickly as the channel containing them tightens. Think of a river flowing through narrow rapids.

Full Story >>

Lindsey Ruhl, Benjamin Teasdale, Stephanie Burrows and Meg Ziegler

05-20-2015

Four UVM Students Win Fulbrights

Four UVM students have been awarded prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student grants for the coming academic year. Three of the students are members of the Class of 2015: Stephanie Burrows, Benjamin Teasdale and Meg Ziegler. The fourth Fulbright recipient this year is Lindsey Ruhl, who graduated with a master’s degree in soil science ...

Full Story >>