Senior Olivia Lopez Awarded for Campus Environmental Leadership

Olivia Lopez uses GPS equipment to locate a plot in the woods of the UVM Jericho Research Forest

Senior Olivia Lopez ‘21, from North Andover, Massachusetts, came to the University of Vermont (UVM) as an Environmental Sciences major, added a double major in Forestry, and became a leader for environmental sustainability and inclusion across campus.

During her sophomore year in the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, she was required to...

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Olivia Vought

Senior Olivia Vought Sets Her Sights on Climate Research and Heads into a PhD Program

“I have always been interested in climate change work and feel it is an important ecological problem to which I would like to contribute through research,” said University of Vermont senior Olivia Vought ‘21, an Environmental Sciences major in the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources.

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Andrew Romano stands in snow-covered, empty ski resort parking lot at sunrise

Senior Andrew Romano Shares His Passion for Outdoor Recreation to Raise BIPOC Participation

University of Vermont senior Andrew Romano ’21 has a mantra. “Everything and everyone outdoors,” he says. “I’d like to help close the gap between less represented People of Color and White-dominated participation in outdoor recreation.”

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