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A Vaccine for Ebola?

In the past year, the largest and deadliest outbreak of the Ebola virus has spread through West Africa -- now with confirmed cases in five countries -- and more than half of those who have contracted the virus have perished from it. These frightening statistics have put the development of a vaccine on a fast track, and the ...

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UVM Board of Trustees Complete Membership With Addition of MIT Chancellor

The UVM Board of Trustees completed its membership for the upcoming year with the addition of alumna Cynthia Barnhart, chancellor and professor of civil engineering and engineering systems at MIT. 

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UVM Alumni Participate in NASDAQ Opening Bell Ceremony

On Wednesday morning, Leslie Black Sullivan ’77, joined UVM Foundation staff members at ceremonies marking the opening bell at the NASDAQ in New York City. Sullivan, wife of UVM President Tom Sullivan, was invited to the stock exchange by Jordan Saxe ’02, NASDAQ’s Managing Director of the Americas and a featured speaker at ...

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Four-Year Plan Helps Students Chart Course Toward Careers

Getting a first-year student to think about life after graduation when he has just barely lugged the mini-fridge to the fourth floor of Converse Hall is a challenge. But fresh initiatives, and greater investment in staff and programs are swiftly transforming how aggressively that message is communicated to UVM students and the ...

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