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...

  • Honored by the U.S. Open for advocacy work with junior tennis
  • Part of a team of UVM physicists who have discovered how to create the thinnest liquid films ever
  • students and Mark Usher on a dig in italy
    Working with UVM students in Italy as they examine the ancient roots of sustainability
  • Ellie Karasch works with vet and animal
    Getting hands-on with her summer internship
  • Mo Beck scaling rock face
    Competitive rock climber shakes up perception of para-athletes
  • Shawna Wells in a school library
    Leveling the playing field for students in educationally underserved communities
  • Professor of educational leadership and policy studies, studying what makes a strong science teacher
  • Angeline Chiu with her plastic skull used in class.
    Classics professor, making Shakespeare accessible
  • Political science alum, judge of North American Women’s and Gender Minorities Debate Championships
  • Professor of sociology, director of the new UVM Liberal Arts in Prison Program