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Kathy Fox UVM prison program

04-05-2017

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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Tilden Remerleitch

04-20-2018

New Knowledge

Near the entrance to the 2018 Student Research Conference, senior Tilden Remerleitch holds out a pair of headphones. Her thesis project, presented in a very of-the-moment format, is a podcast featuring stories of refugee resettlement in Vermont. “I hope people can listen and connect,” says Remerleitch, a geography major.

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Bikeshare launch

04-19-2018

New Bikeshare Program Gets Rolling at UVM

Undaunted by grey skies and cold temperatures, about a dozen hardy UVM students, faculty and staff helped launch Phase I of Greenride Bikeshare, the first public bikeshare program in Chittenden County, on Thursday by mounting spiffy new bikes – parked at a Bikeshare station on College Street outside the Waterman Building – ...

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Professor Severin Schneebeli talks to student researcher Nata Nudkina in his lab.

04-17-2018

A World to Discover

As hundreds of students prepare to present their research at the Student Research Conference, we take a look at a few outstanding undergraduate researchers, and the faculty who've mentored them.

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