Learning by Doing

A service-learning approach to teaching research methods offers important lessons in campus sustainability.
students and professor sitting at a table

Learning research methods doesn’t have to be boring, says David Conner, associate professor in UVM’s Department of Community Development and Applied Economics.  

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Alumna Claire Neaton, smiling and holding a salmon; Professor Michael Ruggiero in his lab; and alumna Ariel Wengroff, executive producer and publisher at Vice Media

Meet UVM’s Brightest Young Leaders

A chemist, a fisherman and a producer. No, this isn’t the start of a “walks into the bar” joke or a Canterbury tale. This is the triad of University of Vermonters who landed on Forbes’ “30 Under 30” list this year.

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UVM Researchers Seeking Input from Vermont Organic Dairy Farmers

Burlington, Vermont –  Mastitis is one of the costliest health issues for dairy cows, and a team of UVM researchers is working to address it by exploring the risks and benefits of common bedding strategies used by Vermont organic farmers.

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