The following memo was sent to the campus community this morning from Annie Stevens, vice provost for student affairs, regarding the Black Lives Matter flag at the Davis Center:
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson will present a lecture on the subject of her much heralded recent book, The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration, at UVM’s Ira Allen Chapel on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 5 p.m.
The University of Vermont has received the 2016 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. UVM’s diversity initiatives are led by Wanda Heading-Grant, vice president of the Office of Human Resources, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs.
The University of Vermont has been named a 2016 Top 30 “Best of the Best” among LGBTQ-inclusive colleges and universities.
A new study analyzing traffic stops in Vermont shows that black and Hispanic drivers are pulled over, searched and arrested far more often than whites, yet white drivers are more likely to be carrying illegal contraband.
In the United States, 5.4 percent of the age five-to-17 demographic has a disability. This large population’s options for contemporary clothing have long been woefully limited. Enter Mindy Menkowitz Scheier ’93, founder of Runway of Dreams, a nonprofit organization leading change in the fashion world and in our perceptions of ...