Bill Falls, chair of the Department of Psychological Sciences, has been appointed interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, effective July 15, 2015, the University of Vermont has announced.
University of Vermont Professor Barry Guitar, the 2015 recipient of the George V. Kidder Outstanding Faculty Award, reminded guests at a luncheon Tuesday that listening to students is what makes a great teacher.
Whoever says English majors have poor job prospects hasn’t met Josh Goldsmith. Less than one year out from graduation, he’s part of a team that’s up for a Webby award for its work promoting the Christopher Nolan film Interstellar.
Dropping off a child at kindergarten for the first time can be one of the most memorable yet terrifying experiences of parenthood. Among the many concerns parents face is the worry whether your child will make friends – a key factor, research shows, in reducing anxiety, depression and the likelihood of being bullied.
Imagine that you’ve lost your hard drive. Argh. There goes your term paper or perhaps those beach photos. Now jump forward into a foreseeable future and imagine that you’ve lost a hard drive — that’s wired into your brain and links out to the Cloud. There goes…what? Your memories? Your transhuman app for doing calculus ...
The Princeton Review has released its sixth annual guide to the most environmentally responsible colleges — a listing of the schools with “the most exceptional commitments to sustainability based on their academic offerings and career preparation for students, campus policies, initiatives, and activities.” The University ...