Students who start small businesses and break new ground; professors who inspire in the classroom and in their fields of research; alums who change the world at work. At UVM, inspiring stories are everywhere. Take a closer look...

  • Mona Sharafi
    Post-doc who helped build a tiny tool that can untie knots of protein, plastic or other polymers
  • Melody Walker ’05 G’11
    Former chair of the Vermont Commission on Native American affairs, reimagining what it means to be a Native Vermonter today
  • Alice Fothergill on the UVM Green
    Expert in disaster sociology, studying and teaching about the multiple impacts of the pandemic
  • Professor emerita elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences
  • Recognized for excellence in research, creative and scholarly activities
  • Kia’Rae Hanron
    Art education major found her passion and purpose at UVM
  • Deb Kim in NYC
    UVM alumna and emergency preparedness expert reports to New York City to assist with COVID-19
  • Vitor Mori
    UVM postdoc, winner of competitive cancer research fellowship
  • Kate Ash
    Government and economic development consultant
  • Heather Darby in the field
    Agronomist and soils specialist, professor, fellow, friend to farmers