Students from the University of Vermont (UVM) put a semester’s worth of classwork into action in the field April 28 as they implemented their restoration plans at the Nature Conservancy’s (TNC) LaPlatte River Marsh in Shelburne.
United Academics past president David Shiman honored by American Association of University Professors
Professor of Education David Shiman, longtime activist and President (2004-2013) of United Academics, UVM’s faculty union, was awarded the Marilyn Sternberg award by the American Association of University Professors (AAUP).
With chronic pain affecting more than half of all veterans eligible for VA health care, the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs today looked at efforts by the Department of Veterans Affairs to increase access to therapies like acupuncture and yoga as alternatives to addictive narcotics.
Patients treated at the Vermont Cystic Fibrosis Center at Fletcher Allen Health Care and the University of Vermont are exceeding targets for lung function, nutrition and other key measures according to a national study that places the Center in the top ranks of 110 certified programs nationwide.
In collaboration with community volunteers and students from the University of Vermont, Malletts Bay School (MBS) will construct an outdoor classroom on April 21.
While Vermont’s high school graduation rate is significantly higher than the national average, the percentage of Vermont graduates who go on to college is much lower.
The Peace Corps today released the 2014 rankings of the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities across the country. The University of Vermont ranked No. 5 this year among medium schools, with 29 undergraduate alumni currently volunteering worldwide.
Student Climate Culture is writing this letter to you because we feel that our Board’s Investment Subcommittee made an unfair decision regarding fossil fuel divestment, and we need your help.
Recent developments at the University of Vermont and St. Michael’s College provide prime examples of a fundamental problem in post-secondary schooling in the United States.
Students eager to chart a clean energy future on campus are joining lawmakers in their push to divest the state’s pension fund of fossil fuel companies. Students from the University of Vermont, St. Michael’s College and Middlebury College gathered at the Statehouse on Thursday to support legislation that would require the state to pull fossil […]