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Climbers & Rock Stars

Coming to campus this week: The winner of a U.S. engineering competition. An internationally touring symphony musician. A two-time world champ in synchronized figure skating. A singer with her own album. No, they’re not coming to perform or lecture, they’re coming to join UVM’s Class of 2020 — one of the most talented and ...

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Class of 2020 Brings Record SAT Scores, Top Vermont Students to UVM

For the second year in a row, the University of Vermont welcomes an incoming class with record-breaking academic credentials. Topping the Class of 2019's high scores, the incoming Class of 2020 earned an average 3.64 GPA and SAT scores in critical reading and mathematics of 1206. Additionally, a record 39 Vermont students who ...

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New Faculty Get to Know Vermont

Fourteen new UVM faculty members bumped along northwestern Vermont’s back roads in a CATS shuttle bus on Tuesday, getting to know their new home state, various ways it connects with their new university, and finding common scholarly ground and sparking friendships with fellow faculty across disciplines.

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Summer Internships Put Students on Front Lines of War Against Poverty

It’s a hot summer day in downtown Atlanta. Ali Watson is picking vegetables in a garden oasis to be sold at a farmer’s market in a poverty stricken area of the city. A few miles away at a homeless shelter fellow UVM student Kahlia Livingston is caring for the babies of young women who are living there as they learn new skills ...

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SPARK-VT Competition Awards Grants to Four UVM Research Teams with Innovative Business Ideas

As the new academic year is set to begin, the innovative work of four University of Vermont research teams is moving closer to the marketplace in the wake of a Shark Tank-like competition called SPARK-VT held earlier this summer. Faculty teams had 10 minutes to pitch their innovations and commercialization plans to a panel of ...

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UVM Announces New Epidemiology Graduate Certificate Program

The University of Vermont is launching a new graduate certificate program in fall 2016 that features a concise, six-course immersion in the quantitative sciences of public health used for analyzing diseases and health-related conditions.

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