University of Vermont

The College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences (CEMS) is composed of a constellation of brilliant and vibrant departments and programs. Our interdisciplinary approach prepares graduates for leadership roles while cultivating a diverse community of scholars. It’s our mission to provide the State of Vermont an intellectual resource for technologically driven economic growth and to promote engineering, computer science and mathematics as professions in service to humanity.
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UVM-GIV Engineering Institute

Summer 2015

This Summer high school students will explore basic and advanced engineering concepts, delve deep into sustainable engineering applications and techniques, and work hands-on on projects spanning energy, structural, electrical, mechanical, design and manufacturing engineering.

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Growing STEM at UVM

An artist’s rendering of UVM’s proposed STEM complex

A new, two-part science building will house state-of-the art labs, offices and classrooms. Read The Case for STEM by UVM Provost and Senior Vice President David Rosowsky.

In the Spotlight

07-01-2015

Researchers Pitch their Ideas: UVM Hosts First University-Wide SPARK-VT

With proposals ranging from low-cost ground-penetrating radar to a lung sealant derived from seaweed, six research teams from the University of Vermont pitched their ideas to a panel of experts at the first university-wide SPARK-VT session, all hoping to receive a seed grant to help move their innovative work one step closer to ...

06-29-2015

New Role for Twitter: Early Warning System for Bad Drug Interactions

A team of scientists has invented a new technique for discovering potentially dangerous drug interactions and unknown side-effects — before they show up in medical databases, like PubMed, or even before doctors and researchers have heard of them at all.

06-22-2015

UVM’s Home State Ranked #5 in the Nation for Start-Ups

In the just released Kauffman Index of  Startup Activity, the Kauffman Foundation has ranked the University of Vermont’s home state of Vermont #5 in the country for business start-ups. 

06-15-2015

In search of the smart grid

Not quite sure what the “smart grid” really means? You’re not alone. We’re here to help with a look at the flow of power and how UVM faculty and alumni are shaping its future in Vermont. 

06-11-2015

UVM Signs New Dining Contract to Better Serve Campus Community, Support University Values and Priorities

The University of Vermont has signed a new dining services contract with Sodexo that will better respond to student dining preferences, will provide greater integration with academic food system initiatives, and will be closely aligned with institutional priorities and values.

05-19-2015

George F. Pinder Named Honorary Diplomate of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers

George F. Pinder, professor at the University of Vermont in the College of Engineering and Mathematics, was recently named an Honorary Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers (AAWRE), a subsidiary of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

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