Climate Adaptation Research Will Benefit Future Reforestation Efforts

Brittany Verrico and Steve Keller standing next to a lab bench in the Keller Lab.

How are plants and animals affected by rapid changes in their environment? Researchers at the University of Vermont's Keller Lab are combining aspects of evolutionary biology and ecology—known as ecological genomics—to find out. Steve Keller is an associate professor in the Department of Plant Biology, and leads the Keller Lab with a group...

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graduates seated in chairs 6 feet apart on the University of Vermont field with commencement stage in the background

The Class of 2021 Goes Forth

After more than a year of social distancing and many online courses, University of Vermont graduates gathered at the UVM Athletic Complex for a series of in-person commencement ceremonies held Thursday, May 20, Friday, May 21 and Sunday, May 23. All ceremonies followed strict COVID-19 safety protocols and were broadcast live for graduates, family and friends joining virtually.

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Eric Coughlin, Margit Burgess, Lindsay Quella and Brittany Verrico

2021 Outstanding Student Awards

UVM’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) has awarded its college-wide academic awards to four students who have demonstrated excellence through scholarship, research and service. The awards recognize one undergraduate junior, one senior and two graduate students who have distinguished themselves through their achievements and character.

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