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UVM Students Learn About the Criminal Justice System from the Inside Out

When sociology major Emily Fixx ‘17 arrives for her 6 p.m. class on Monday, she leaves her keys, cellphone, and water bottle at the door and walks through a metal detector under the watchful eye of a correctional officer. This is not part of an extreme new measure to remove distractions from the classroom. It’s part of the ...

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UVM Launches New Historic Tour Season

The University of Vermont will launch the 2019  season of its popular historic tours on July 6. Led by UVM emeritus professor William Averyt, the free, weekly tours take place Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon through Oct. 12. There will be no tour on Sept. 21.

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Two scientists work with high-tech equipment


Creating Molecular Movies of Thin Film Growth

“Like watching paint dry,” is sometimes used as a way of describing the most dull kind of movie. But a new research technique now allows an exciting, first-of-its-kind “movie” that reveals the intricate molecular motions of growing thin films, like those in drying paint.

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President Garimella speaks with members of the media in his office


New UVM President Meets with Media on First Day

On his first day on the job, new UVM president Suresh Garimella took time to meet with local and regional media during a late Monday morning session.

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