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04-23-2015

The CrossFit Connection

Even though Mat Fraser was relatively new to CrossFit when he started competing in 2013, games and sports run in his blood. The son of Canadian Olympic figure skaters, Fraser grew up testing his physical boundaries: waterskiing at 18 months, graduating to slalom water skiing at age six, and learning aerial skiing as a teenager. In ...

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04-22-2015

Solving 'Months of the Skinny Cows'

They call it los meses de las vacas flacas – the months of the skinny cows. The phrase refers to the dry months in mountainous Nicaragua, where coffee is the principal crop. During the four rainy months of the year, coffee growers can harvest their cash crop and buy enough food to feed their families. But in the dry months, ...

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Class of 2014 graduates

04-22-2015

UVM Class of 2014: Where Are They Now?

Whoever says English majors have poor job prospects hasn’t met Josh Goldsmith. Less than one year out from graduation, he’s part of a team that’s up for a Webby award for its work promoting the Christopher Nolan film Interstellar.

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