North Country News
9:15 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

UVM Graduate Tuition Break Could End

University of Vermont
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A bill up for debate in the Vermont House this week would end the in-state tuition break for University of Vermont graduate students.

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North Country News
9:30 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

VT Lawmaker Buxton Resigns From UVM Trustee Post

University of Vermont campus
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A Vermont state lawmaker has resigned her seat on the University of Vermont Board of Trustees because she was concerned about a possible conflict of interest.

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North Country News
4:57 pm
Tue March 26, 2013

UVM Hires Firm to Recruit International Students

University of Vermont

The University of Vermont has hired a private company to recruit more international students.

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New England News
3:22 am
Mon January 14, 2013

Better Bring Your Own: University Of Vermont Bans Bottled Water

A student walks past a sculpture made of empty water bottles on the University of Vermont campus. UVM has banned the sale of bottled water.
Toby Talbot AP

Originally published on Mon January 14, 2013 3:27 pm

When students at the University of Vermont resume classes on the snow-covered Burlington campus Monday, something will be missing: bottled water. UVM is the latest university to ban on-campus sales of bottled water.

At one of UVM's recently retrofitted refill stations, students fill up their reusable bottles with tap water. For many of the 14,000 students and staff on this campus, topping off their refillable bottles is an old habit.

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5:30 pm
Wed November 28, 2012

Ex Interim UVM President to Lead Relevance Push

The former interim president of the University of Vermont is going to lead an effort to help the state get more from its investment in the state's flagship university.

The appointment of John Bramley was announced Wednesday by Governor Peter Shumlin and UVM President Tom Sullivan.

Bramley will head a panel tasked with implementing some of the ideas contained in a report issued in June called "New Ideas for Changing Times."

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5:10 pm
Fri September 21, 2012

UVM Says Frat Not Responsible for Rape Survey

The University of Vermont has concluded that a fraternity was not responsible for a survey that asked members whom they would like to rape.

The campus chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon was closed last December and an investigation launched after a student reported the survey to university officials.

UVM said Thursday that the "Sigma Ep as an organization" was not responsible for putting the question in the survey. But other findings could lead to sanctions against the fraternity.

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