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Now Open for Innovation
The first classes are now in session at Innovation Hall, the final phase of UVM’s new STEM Complex. It joins Discovery Hall to complete UVM’s cutting-edge facility for scholarship, collaboration, and innovation in science and technology. Read more about what’s new on campus this fall. (Photo: Sally McCay)
Study: The Greener the green space, the happier people are
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. The effect was strongest in big green parks, a finding “that may help public health officials and governments make plans and investments,” says UVM’s Aaron Schwartz. Read more about the findings.