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UVM’s April Fool’s Day Prank Featured in Guardian’s “Best of the Web”

Students, staff and faculty at UVM woke on April first to an article from University Communications touting a new plan to recycle used ice from the Gutterson rink Zamboni machines into frozen treats. The satirical story, ending with a declaration of “happy April fool’s day” from President Sullivan, made the list of top public pranks from around the world. Read the story (scroll to 6:56 p.m. for UVM)…