New Occupational Therapy Course Promotes Cultural Humility

On a beach in Morocco, a UVM occupational therapy student leads a chair yoga session with women undergoing treatment for cancer.

In Morocco, religion plays a significant role in the structure of people’s daily lives, and the call to prayer rings out over cities and towns five times a day, recalls Addie Irvin, '25, of her recent trip to western North Africa with UVM's new occupational therapy (OT) program. The Birmingham, Alabama native and her 15 classmates began each morning with a breakfast of Msemmen, a warm, fried...

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Dr. Damon A. Williams with Dr. Amer F. Ahmed

UVM Celebrates MLK with Annual Keynote on Jan. 25th

Registration for University of Vermont’s Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Keynote is now open. The 2024 address welcomes back diversity leadership strategist, Dr. Damon A. Williams.

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ahmed khanani

ahmed khanani announced as new Director of the Mosaic Center for Students of Color

The Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is pleased to announce that ahmed khanani (they/he) will be joining the UVM community as the director of the Mosaic Center for Students of Color (MCSC) starting mid-December.

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