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Kathy Fox UVM prison program


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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Water Is Focus of UVM’s Fifth Legislative Summit

There was no golden dome on the top of the Davis Center, but the fourth floor of the UVM’s student center bore more than a passing resemblance to the Vermont State House on Monday morning. 

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New Species Invade Campus Dining

This was no ordinary meal. Every dish shared a common element: they each featured an invasive species as a primary ingredient. The plates, colorful and artfully arranged, evoked a tapas menu at a gourmet restaurant.

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Greg Huse in Arlington


Living Memorials

It’s a humid summer morning at Arlington National Cemetery, just across the Potomac from Washington, D.C., but seemingly a long way from its bustle. Heavy mist hangs in the low ground as rays of sun break through the clouds, illuminating rows of white headstones that stretch endlessly into the distance. Flags wave lazily in the ...

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