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04-18-2014

Eighth Annual Scholarship Dinner Brings UVM Students, Donors Together

The University of Vermont raised nearly $8 million in scholarship support from alumni and other private donors last year, and Thursday night was the moment for grateful students to say “thanks.”

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04-18-2014

Two UVM Students Receive Honorable Mention Recognition in Udall Scholarship Competition

University of Vermont students Katelyn Stoner ’16 and Claire Wiggin ’16 have received Honorable Mention recognition in the 2014 Udall Scholarship competition. Named for former Congressman Morris K. Udall and Interior Secretary Stewart L. Udall, the Udall Scholarship is the preeminent undergraduate award given out by the Udall ...

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Greenland ice sheet

04-17-2014

Science: There’s Something Ancient in the Icebox

Glaciers are commonly thought to work like a belt sander. As they move over the land they scrape off everything — vegetation, soil, and even the top layer of bedrock. So scientists were greatly surprised to discover an ancient tundra landscape preserved under the Greenland Ice Sheet, below two miles of ice.

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04-16-2014

Burack Lecture to Explore the Global Politics of ‘Walls and Fences’

The Dan and Carole Burack President’s Distinguished Lecture Series will present a talk by prominent political scientist Charles-Philippe David on Wednesday, April 23, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Silver Maple Ballroom, Davis Center, with a reception immediately following. The talk will examine “The Globalization of Walls and ...

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investiture ceremony

04-16-2014

UVM Honors Endowed Professors and Chairs at First Investiture Ceremony

For the first time in its long history, the University of Vermont paused Wednesday to specifically honor dozens of its best and brightest faculty members in a colorful ceremony for endowed chairs and professors.

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Sarah Rutherford

04-16-2014

Living/Learning Center Mural Work Under Way

Spray-paint in hand, alumna artist Sarah Rutherford is at work on a new mural on the Living/Learning Center wall. The 2006 grad, a studio art major and Living/Learning resident during her UVM days, is a guest artist in residence with L/L for the week as she creates the mural on the wall that for years featured the El ...

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