Success at the Nexus of Fashion and Fish

Alumna named to Forbes’ 2019 “30 Under 30” Social Entrepreneurs list
Claire Neaton wrestling a very large fish out of a fishing net in a boat.

It might sound like an odd pairing, but fashion and fishing are all in a day’s work for Claire Neaton ’12, cofounder of Salmon Sisters. The unconventional company is run by — you guessed it — two sisters who oversee a sustainable fishery and apparel line based in their home state of Alaska.

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High School teacher Tom Payeur on teh floor with a student mapping something out on a sheet of paper.

UVM Alum Payeur Named Vermont Teacher of the Year

Thomas Payeur, a mathematics teacher at Winooski High School who earned both undergraduate and graduate degrees at UVM, has been named the 2019 Vermont Teacher of the Year by the Vermont Agency of Education.

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Sanford Friedman

Building LGBTQA Alumni Community

UVM alumni, families, and friends gathered in New York City for a museum tour and reception one Saturday this fall. Similar gatherings happen all the time.

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