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Gund Catalyst Award Winners

The Gund Institute announced nearly $250,000 in Catalyst Award seed grants and event support today.

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Casey Brinkman


Searching the Stars for Extraterrestrial Life

It’s been a tough winter for aliens. Earlier this month, astronomers showed that the flickering of the so-called Tabby’s Star—some 1280 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus—was not, in fact, caused by a huge sphere built around it by extraterrestrial beings. The more-likely culprit: dust.

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Women's lacrosse stretches at dawn


Catamount Student-Athletes Earn Highest Departmental GPA on Record

University of Vermont student-athletes closed the Fall with their best collective semester GPA on record. The Catamounts combined to post a 3.28 GPA, marking their 27th straight semester with at least a 3.0.

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David Rosowsky


UVM Provost Joins VCET Board

To support and inspire the growing number of student and alumni entrepreneurs, the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies expanded its board of directors with the appointment of two leaders from the higher education sector. University of Vermont provost David Rosowsky and Champlain College president Don Laackman are the newest ...

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