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Receiving the Swiss Young Bioinformatician of the Year Award 2014


Alumni Corner: Josh Payne

Dr. Josh Payne was recently awarded the highly competitive Ambizione Fellowship, a major 3-year grant awarded by the Swiss National Science Foundation to promote junior scientists into the role of "group leader," prior to their first faculty position. We asked Josh -- who is still in Switzerland -- to write an essay about his time ...

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Will Plug-in Cars Crash the Electric Grid?

Selecting a Chevy Volt, Tesla Model S, Nissan Leaf — or one of many other new models — shoppers in the United States bought more than 96,000 plug-in electric cars in 2013. That’s a tiny slice of the auto market, but it’s up eighty-four percent from the year before. In Vermont, as of January 2014, there were 679 plug-in ...

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Chris Danforth Appointed to the UVM Flint Professorship of Mathematics

Dr. Chris Danforth, Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics, has been appointed to the Flint Professorship in the College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Vermont.

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BBC News highlights Hedonometer project

UVM's Hedonometer project has been featured in a BBC News story on big data, "Tomorrow's cities: How big data is changing the world."

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