The University of Vermont’s class of 2013 will get their parting words of wisdom from the legendary jazz and classical musician, Wynton Marsalis. Marsalis will deliver the keynote speech at UVM’s commencement ceremony on May 19. Marsalis has a son, Simeon, who is a member of the 2013 class. Marsalis has had a storied musical […]
Education Recap 2012: Secretary of ed, school consolidation, test scores, university restructuring at center of reforms
On December 18 at 4:00pm the Vermont Folklife Center will present a Gallery Talk by University of Vermont Professor of German and Folklore, Wolfgang Mieder.
Measuring well-being instead of gross state product: Genuine Progress Indicator relies on alternative economic measure
All UVM classes and activities were halted at 4 p.m. on Monday and are slated to resume on Tuesday morning. VERMONT STATE COLLEGES ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR HURRICANE SANDY MONTPELIER, VT (October 29, 2012) – In advance of Hurricane Sandy, the Vermont State Colleges wishes to announce the following plans across the five colleges. Castleton State […]
Vermont residents who served as Peace Corps volunteers will participate in a panel discussion at Fletcher Free Library on October 26. The session, which is free and open to the public, begins at 4:30 p.m.
EXC A large part of our responsibility is to encourage students to stretch their imaginations and push their curiosity beyond “how things are,” to raise expectations and aspirations, and to dream the big dream. We need to help them set forth lofty goals, to ask AND answer … “Why not?”
Lake Champlain Sea Grant’s excellent performance has earned it a promotion in the four-tiered system NOAA follows to establish new Sea Grant College programs, which are funded by NOAA to promote the wise stewardship of coastal resources.
More than 800 University of Vermont employees will for the first time be able to vote on joining a union Sept. 18 and 19, the Vermont Labor Relations Board announced today. It will be the largest such election ever conducted by the board.