Learning by Doing

A service-learning approach to teaching research methods offers important lessons in campus sustainability.
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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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Rural Economic Development Subject of Sixth Annual UVM Legislative Summit

The Silver Maple Ballroom in the Davis Center was again a home away from home for Vermont state legislators last week as UVM hosted its sixth annual Legislative Summit.

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Public Communication Careers That Make a Difference

As brand managers, digital marketers, reporters, community organizers, designers and Peace Corps volunteers, graduates of the Department of Community Development and Applied Economics (CDAE) are using their careers to make a positive impact in local and global communities.

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