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January 24, 2015

Carmen Smith with students


Mastering Math Through Movement

Picture this: a classroom full of 9-year-olds are up and moving around, contorting their bodies and waving their arms. But it’s not gym period or even music class getting them moving — these kids are learning math.

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Paul Besaw dancing


Artful Allies

It was time for dancer Paul Besaw to create a solo piece. In 2008, the professor and founding faculty member in UVM’s dance program sought a return to performing more himself. Having just completed a very large collaborative dance project, he was also of the mind that a pendulum swing toward a round of creative independence ...

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Salman Rushdie


Salman Rushdie Defends Free Speech at UVM Talk

Acclaimed author Salman Rushdie gave a powerful defense of free speech and Charlie Hebdo at sold-out UVM lecture.

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