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Al Gore to UVM: I’m Optimistic About Stopping Climate Change

Usually, climate change activists use melting ice as a sign of approaching trouble. Not Al Gore.

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Environmental Historian and Author William Cronon to Speak at 2015 UVM Aiken Lecture

Renowned writer, scholar, and environmental leader William Cronon will be the featured speaker at this year’s University of Vermont Aiken Lecture Thursday, Nov. 12..

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What's Our Obsession with Steve Jobs All About?

The new movie about Steve Jobs is expected to draw huge crowds eager to see yet another romanticized story about a well known business celebrity. Thomas Streeter, professor of sociology at the University of Vermont, explores why in his new paper, “Steve Jobs, Romantic Individualism, and the Desire for Good Capitalism” in the ...

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Campaign Launch Sets Tone (and Schedule) for October Board Meeting

The launch of the public phase of UVM’s $500 million comprehensive campaign dominated campus last weekend, and even the Board of Trustees meeting made way for pomp, circumstance and a series of major campaign-related announcements.

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