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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.

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Get to Know the Grads

This year, UVM will award its 100,000th bachelor’s degree at commencement ceremonies taking place Sunday, May 17. Here’s a sampling of some of the graduates who make up the milestone Class of 2015. Learn about their time at UVM, what’s in store for their future and the advice they have for the incoming class.

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Frances Iannucci conducting research in Mongolia

Field Research in Mongolia Informs Senior's Thesis

Fly fishing in Mongolia for the world’s largest trout species, Hucho taimen, may be a fly fisherman’s dream, but for Frances Iannucci, a senior honors student in UVM’s Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, it was all about serious research last summer. Mongolia’s inland rivers, including the Eg-Uur, are ...

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Nathan Gasek undergraduate research Beckman Scholar

UVM Students’ Research Supported by Beckman Scholars Program

Nationwide, there are only 61 undergraduates who are part of the prestigious Beckman Scholars Program. At the University of Vermont, there will soon be five.

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