Discovery Abounds

A spotlight on student research
Daron Forohar in University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine Lab

From shaping our understanding of cancer to tracking the effects of climate change, we take a look at some of this year’s most exciting student research.  

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Public Communication Concentrations Launched

Public communication careers can take many forms. Graduates of UVM’s public communication program have landed jobs in government, corporate communications, brand management, advertising, music, nonprofits and everything in between.

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hand holding cell phone with nutrition/diet app open over a plate of salad

Is the Most Effective Weight-Loss Strategy Really That Hard?

If you want to lose weight, research shows, the single best predictor of success is monitoring and recording your calorie and fat intake throughout the day -- to "write it when you bite it."

But dietary self-monitoring is commonly viewed as so unpleasant and time-consuming, many would-be weight-losers can’t muster the will power to do it.

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