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Convocation 2015

08-31-2015

A New Year Begins

On the eve of the first day of classes, a colorful tradition ushers in the new academic year and officially inducts the incoming class to the UVM community. On Aug. 30 in Patrick Gymnasium, students gathered to hear their Student Government Association president, their university president and their provost offer words of welcome, ...

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08-28-2015

#MoveUVM Welcomes the Class of 2019

On Aug. 28, the most academically talented class in UVM history arrived on campus, and the entire community joined together to welcome them. As faculty, staff and fellow students hefted boxes and bags to rooms, alumni from around the world shared their advice for the new students. All together, the UVM family donated more than ...

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08-27-2015

Burlington Schools Superintendent to Teach at UVM

Incoming superintendent of the Burlington School District Yaw Obeng will teach two three-credit courses at the University of Vermont this year, one is the fall and one in the spring. 

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Alice Fothergill, Lori Peek

08-27-2015

Sociology Professor's New Katrina Book Details Long-Term Impact on Children

The vulnerability of children was starkly apparent in Hurricane Katrina, the most disruptive and destructive disaster in modern U.S. history.

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