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03-25-2015

CNN Money Ranks UVM in Top 25 for Best Four-Year Graduation Rates

Graduating within four years, CNN Money says, is key to keeping the cost of college down. A new ranking published by the financial advice website lists the top 25 public colleges with the best track record at graduating students on time. UVM is 22nd on the list.

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03-23-2015

Hackathon Brings Software Engineers, Students Together

With “Eye of the Tiger” blaring, their fists pumping and cheers erupting, a team of students jogs into the final round of the competition. No, this isn’t a basketball game, and we’re not at Patrick Gym. It’s a Saturday night at Votey Hall, and 70 students have gathered for a hackathon.

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03-19-2015

Panel of Food Experts to Talk Cooking, Writing and American Culture March 31

“Once upon a time,” a food writer recently lamented, “food was about where you came from. Now, for many of us, it is about where we want to go – about who we want to be, how we choose to live.” For better or worse, the kitchen and the table have become sites of intense scrutiny — and food writing, in a profusion of ...

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Electrical engineering major Iain Portalupi (left) discusses his face-tracking software and camera system with business student Dylan Staats.

03-18-2015

Business Students Team Up with UVM Inventors

Any entrepreneur knows the importance of mastering the trade show. It's a chance to quickly explain your new product to customers and to suss out the competition and market trends. That's why Erik Monsen, associate professor of business, organized a trade show of sorts for his Entrepreneurship and Commercialization course. On ...

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Dave Stryker

03-16-2015

Jazz Guitar Standout Dave Stryker in Residence at UVM This Week, to Perform at Recital Hall March 19

Jazz guitarist, composer and educator Dave Stryker will be in residence at the University of Vermont this week, culminating his stay with a concert sponsored by the Lane Series on Thursday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the UVM Recital Hall.

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03-16-2015

Fletcher Free Library Selected as One of 19 U.S. Public Libraries to Host Smithsonian Exhibition

Burlington’s Fletcher Free Library has been selected through a nationwide competitive process as one of 19 U.S. public libraries to host “Exploring Human Origins: What Does It Mean to Be Human?,” a traveling exhibition developed by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History and the American Library Association.

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