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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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A collage of book covers related to Black history


What to Read, Listen to and Watch This Black History Month

This year, engage with Black History Month in a meaningful way.

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Tom Payeur instructs a student while using a laptop


Education for All

On paper, Vermont’s 2019 Teacher of the Year is a math teacher, but at the heart of Tom Payeur’s work, he’s a persistence teacher. At Winooski High School, located in the state’s most diverse community, Payeur ’10 G’12 and his colleagues are leveling the education playing field by building and implementing a ...

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Down Under: Ground-Penetrating Radar Technology Reveals What's Beneath the Surface

As the world’s cities grow, understanding underground infrastructure becomes more crucial than ever before.

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