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10-30-2014

UVM Students: Instagram Your Research and Scholarship Story

Whether alone in the lab or or deep in quietest corners of Bailey/Howe Library, the research experience can be a uniquely solo endeavor. But it doesn’t have to be isolating.

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10-29-2014

Lecture: On the Importance of Medieval Manuscript Research to the Universitas Viridis Montis

What can medieval manuscripts tell us about power, dissent and religious ideology — issues that concern the modern word as much as the medieval? That’s the nature of scholarly work by Sean Field, professor of history. He’ll discuss his scholarship in a talk, “On the Importance of Medieval Manuscript Research to the ...

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Recital Hall

10-29-2014

Theatre, Music and Dance Host Fall Festival of the Arts

The Department of Music and Dance and Department of Theatre have joined together to create the first UVM "Fall Festival of the Arts," Nov. 6-20, featuring student performences and events from both departments. The festival will display the wide range of performances and other creative work including performances by student ...

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Howard Dean at CDAE event

10-29-2014

Gov. Dean, Goat Roast Help CDAE Celebrate 20th

What a difference 20 years make.

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Biomass to Biofuels Course Service Learning Projects

Wood & Grass Energy
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The Biomass to Biofuels 2011 course student moves the work he started earlier and develops a buisness plan to produce local wood pellets in Vermont (project under progress). More info under forthcoming RSENR eNewsletter (link will be posted soon)


BioHeat
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Two Biomass to Biofuels 2011 course student's project on a study to compost as an energy source for diversified farms. More info published in RSENER eNewsletter (scroll down to the bottom). Also check out their project presentation


Biodiesel
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Two Biomass to Biofuels 2012 course student's project on a study for Cost Analysis of Oilseed Crop Production for Biodiesel. The effort became a background for the 2013 students who worked on taking the study to the next level. More info under forthcoming RSENR eNewsletter (link will be posted soon)