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UVM Students Learn About the Criminal Justice System from the Inside Out

When sociology major Emily Fixx ‘17 arrives for her 6 p.m. class on Monday, she leaves her keys, cellphone, and water bottle at the door and walks through a metal detector under the watchful eye of a correctional officer. This is not part of an extreme new measure to remove distractions from the classroom. It’s part of the ...

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Former Health Commissioner Chen to Lead UVM’s Center for Health and Wellbeing

Dr. Harry Chen has been named executive director of the Center for Health and Wellbeing and public health officer at the University of Vermont. He begins work on October 15.

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Beth Kirkpatrick presenting at TGIR-COBRE press event


$12.3 Million NIH Grant Establishes Translational Global Infectious Disease Research Center at UVM

Leaders at the University of Vermont and Larner College of Medicine today announced $12.3 million in funding for a new Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) called the “Translational Global Infectious Disease Research Center” (TGIR) that will join together two traditionally distinct groups of scientists to develop ...

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Unveiling the Andrew Harris monument


UVM Honors First African-American Graduate with Creation of Andrew Harris Commons

Cloudy skies and periodic drizzle couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm of four speakers and a large group of well-wishers who gathered on Sunday morning to dedicate the Andrew Harris Commons on the University of Vermont campus commemorating UVM’s first African-American graduate.

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