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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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Upcoming Events


The CS Fair is a UVM event which provides Computer Science students the opportunity to display web, app, and other computer related projects for the chance to win up to $1000 in cash

December 1st
12:50 PM to 3:50 PM
Davis Center, Grand Maple Ballroom, University of Vermont
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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.

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Karin Emanuelson


Student, Alumni Awards Spotlight Growing Success of Women in Engineering

“The ability to attract young women is a significant challenge faced by the engineering community,” the National Academy of Engineering wrote in an influential 1999 editorial in its publication, The Bridge.

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Richard Galbraith


New Research VP's Initiatives Aim to Help Faculty Succeed

After a long and distinguished tenure as a faculty member, clinician, research scientist and administrator in UVM’s College of Medicine, Richard Galbraith was named UVM’s vice president for research in July 2014. UVM Today recently sat down with Dr. Galbraith, an M.D. who also holds a Ph.D. in molecular and cellular biology, ...

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UVM Expands SPARK-VT Initiative to Stimulate Research Innovation

SPARK-VT, an initiative that helps bring promising research discoveries to the marketplace piloted in 2012 by the UVM Department of Medicine, has been expanded to engage faculty across the University of Vermont, launching this week with a Call for Proposals to all UVM researchers.

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Ting Tan and Brian Ribbans


UVM Engineers Build Tiny Renewable Wind Turbine for Developing World

.00002 miles per hour might remind you of a bad day on the interstate. But that’s how fast some bamboo can grow: up to 35 inches every day — a world record. It’s a grass that can, in a few months, grow as tall as a tree. And, as it grows on, say, a mountainside in China or Chile, it gets hammered by the wind. But it ...

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