Feeling unhappy and cranky? The treatment: take a walk under some trees in the park.
That may not be the exact prescription of your doctor, but a first-of-its-kind study shows that visitors to urban parks use happier words and express less negativity on Twitter than they did before their visit—and that their elevated mood lasts, like a glow, for up to four hours afterwards.
Dr. Brittany Mosher joins the University of Vermont’s Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources as an Assistant Professor in the Wildlife and Fisheries Biology Program in October 2019.
Following the excitement of Commencement, the summer months that follow on campus may appear to pale in comparison to spring’s liveliness and rigor. That is, unless you know where to look.
- Graduate Lauren Masters Pursues Career in Sustainable Business Management
- Hannah Lachance, a 2020 Finalist for Sea Grant’s Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship
- Policy For Parks
- Associate Dean Allan Strong Comes Back to the Classroom and Field Full Time
- Alumnus F. Peter Rose ’54 Makes $1 Million Gift to Support UVM Lake Research Fleet
- Gund Students Awarded SESYNC Grants
- Older Forests Resist Change – Climate Change, That Is
- Woods Whys
- Congratulations to the Rubenstein School’s Class of 2019
- Bindu Panikkar Honored for Her Work to Advance Environmental Health
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