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Center on Disability and Community Inclusion Wins $3.5 Million Grant to Test Intervention for Children with Emotional and Behavior Challenges

The University of Vermont received a $3.5 million grant from the U.S Department of Education to test a promising new individualized intervention program designed to help high school students with emotional and behavior challenges. 

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Laurie Gelles, College of Education and Social Services technology director.


College of Education and Social Services' Technology Director Named an Apple Distinguished Educator

Laurie Gelles, director of technology in the College of Education and Social Services, has been selected to join the Apple Distinguished Educators Class of 2015 for her work in helping integrate technology across CESS.  

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Nina Totenberg


Totenberg Charms Commencement Audience With Rhymes and Reason

Given the presence of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Annie Proulx on the speakers' platform, a less confident person than Nina Totenberg might have had second thoughts about starting her speech at the University of Vermont’s 2015 commencement Sunday morning with two extended pieces of creative writing. 

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2014 commencement


University of Vermont’s 214th Commencement Set for Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17

The University of Vermont will celebrate its 214th commencement exercises on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17. The University Commencement Main Ceremony, where the president will confer baccalaureate degree by college/school, will take place Sunday, May 17. Since the forecast calls for pleasant weather, the ceremony, which ...

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