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The Honors College

The University of Vermont Honors College offers talented and committed students the intellectual opportunity of a lifetime.

A residential college enrolling some of the most capable students from the full spectrum of academic programs at the University of Vermont, the Honors College provides students a rigorous, multi-disciplinary academic challenge that complements and enriches the entire undergraduate experience.

Top Honors College News


UVM Student Joins Classical ‘Dream Team’

When David Fickes played Carnegie Hall this summer, he brought his trusty violin and the flashiest pair of sneakers he could find.

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Honors College Announces the Creation of the Career Development Award

The Honors College is pleased to announce the creation of the Career Development Award, a competitive opportunity that will provide financial support to students who want to gain career and workplace experience. The Honors College Career Development Award seeks to support students who intend to participate in a career-related ...

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Donna Rizzo

Diving into Big Data

UVM professor of engineering Donna Rizzo knows how messy problems of groundwater pollution can be brought into a tidy framework. She’s developed mathematical techniques to cleverly probe and connect bucket loads of data collected from, say, scattered well holes dug around a leaking landfill. Her result: detailed 3-D pictures of ...

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