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An interdisciplinary network of scholars and community members focusing on the study of Vermont.

Center for Research on Vermont


Vermont Research News: Migrant labor, Vermont rankings, beer history and more...

Vermont has been named the safest place in the country for on-line dating according to one recent study. Vermont also ranks high in public safety and overall health, but low in some critical areas, such as alcohol abuse and rural isolation. We’ve collected Vermont’s ranking on more than twenty lists here, ranging from health ...

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Center Hosts French Connections Conference

March 20th, 2017, International Francophonie Day                                                 

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Legislature as Laboratory

It’s mid-morning on March 30 at the Vermont Statehouse, and senior Rachel Peck and first-year student Emily von Weise are listening to experts provide testimony to the Vermont House Judiciary Committee on the pros and cons of marijuana legalization. They take notes and occasionally step outside into the Capitol hallway to talk ...

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Kathy Fox selected as 2016 Frank Bryan Vermont Scholar Summer Research Award Winner

The Center for Research on Vermont has selected Kathy Fox, professor of sociology at the University of Vermont, as the 2016 Frank M. Bryan Vermont Scholar, for her Vermont research project on offender reintegration.

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