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Trump on the campaign trail

11-30-2016

Presidential Expert John Burke Talks Trump Transition

Every four years, John Burke, the John G. McCullough Professor of Political Science, is in high demand as the foremost expert on presidential transitions. This year is no exception as he's already apperared on CNN, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Financial Times, The Hill, The Globe and Mail and New Republic, among others. His book ...

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Nick Strayer, data visualization expert and UVM alum

11-20-2016

The Deeper Story in the Data

The way Nick Strayer '15 tells the story, it seems simple. How did he get a post as a data journalist at The New York Times a few months after he graduated from UVM? “They contacted me,” he says. A captivating narrative in three words. But beneath it—like the interactive visualizations, maps, and other stories he has created ...

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11-18-2016

Healthcare Policy Focus of Fourth Legislative Summit

The University of Vermont hosted its fourth annual Legislative Summit on Wednesday, November 16, in the Davis Center. Forty-two legislators attended this year’s event, titled Healthcare: Issues and Opportunities for Policy Makers, to engage with faculty experts on a topic the legislature will grapple with in a variety of forms ...

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lake champlain

11-17-2016

Study: Climate Change Could Outpace EPA Lake Champlain Protections

Powerful new model indicates that current pollution standards may be inadequate to ward off worsening algae bloom.

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Waterman Building, UVM campus

11-17-2016

UVM Offers New Online Graduate Certificate in Health Care Management and Policy

The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont will offer a new online Certificate of Graduate Study in Health Care Management and Policy starting in January.

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UVM soccer player Brian Wright

11-16-2016

Tourney Time for the Catamounts

Big night at Virtue Field on Thursday, as the men’s soccer team hosts Rider University in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Cats, 13-6-1 on the season, received an at-large bid into the 48-team tournament field.   

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