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06-28-2016

Alumna Named Prestigious Supreme Court Fellow

Alumna Caryn Devins, a law clerk to the Honorable Peter W. Hall of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, is among four individuals nationwide to be chosen as a 2016-2017 Supreme Court Fellow.

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SEMBA class

06-15-2016

SEMBA Wins National Award for Innovative Sustainability Curriculum

The University of Vermont’s Sustainable Entrepreneurship MBA (SEMBA) program in the Grossman School of Business has been named the 2015 Grand Prize winner of the Dr. Alfred N. and Lynn Manos Page Prize for Sustainability Issues in Business Curricula.

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Pramodita Sharma being awarded degree

06-15-2016

Business Professor Awarded Honorary Doctorate from Jönköping University

Pramodita Sharma, the Sanders Professor for Family Business in the Grossman School of Business, was awarded an honorary doctorate from Jönköping University at the Swedish university’s inauguration and conferment ceremony in May.

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06-02-2016

Jacques and the Bee: In Conversation with UVM's Celebrity Pronouncer

It’s official: UVM Classics professor Jacques Bailly is an actual celebrity. A few days after the 89th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee concluded — culminating in an ESPN telecast of the final rounds late last week — the event’s longtime pronouncer hopped on a plane to New York to appear on "Live with Kelly," a kind ...

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Williams Hall, Old Mill, UVM campus

05-25-2016

Board Approves 7.7 Percent Financial Aid Hike to Go with 3 Percent Tuition Increase

At its May meeting, the UVM Board of Trustees approved a three percent tuition increase, and continued its commitment to offset rising tuition by increasing financial aid 7.7 percent. Approximately one-half of all tuition increases goes toward increasing financial aid. As a result, the net revenue tuition increase is only about ...

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05-23-2016

UVM Seniors, Alumni Win Fulbrights

Two UVM seniors and two young alumni have been awarded Fulbright Scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. The prestigious awards are yearlong fellowships which enable seniors, recent graduates, and graduate students to live abroad and represent the United States as a part of the world’s largest intellectual and cultural ...

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