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  1. Quality in water and farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... of Agriculture is working closely with partners such as the Department of Environmental Conservation, University of Vermont Extension, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Lake Champlain Basin Program and many more. Certainly, there is much more work to ...

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  2. Vermont Bill Aims to Draw in Blockchain Business and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Government Technology

    ... Valley or Wall Street, it is already a moderate tech hub," said Goodenough, a law professor at the University of Vermont. Estonia has shown the world that its ideas can disrupt business; disrupt what it means to be a state; and too, that the small, ...

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  3. University of Vermont investigates anti-immigration fliersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 18 | Washington Times

    The Burlington Free Press reports university officials called the flyers "abhorrent" and "an assault on our values as an institution" in a letter Tuesday. Administrators say the flyers displayed racist, anti-immigration language. Officials did not elaborate on what they said.

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  4. A Centuries-Old Math Equation Used to Solve a Modern-Day Genetics ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Health News Digest

    ... about patient care, adding years to patient's lives." Tavtigian collaborated with Marc S. Greenblatt, University of Vermont; Steven M. Harrison, Partners HealthCare Laboratory and Harvard Medical School; Robert L. Nussbaum, Invitae; Snehit A. ...

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  5. Award may drop name of author tied to sterilization movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | The Island Packet

    ... Scott, was a genetics and psychology researcher. Helene Lang, a former literature professor at the University of Vermont who has portrayed Fisher in living histories, also stood up to protect Fisher's name. She said Fisher's service on the committee ...

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  6. Concert to benefit heating assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Manchester Journal

    ... greats of the genre. The band's members have impressive experience on their resumes: Salisbury, a University of Vermont drum instructor, played with Albert King; Morgan has played with Rutland-based big band Satin & Steel for 40 years; and Moore ...

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  7. a Uvm Cardiologist Advocates Heart-Healthy ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Seven Days

    When Linda Wellings first visited the University of Vermont Medical Center cardiac rehabilitation clinic in mid-2015, she was scared. Wellings, then 67, had just had a heart attack.

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  8. Burlington Ward 3 Candidates Talk Transparency, the Mall and MomosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Seven Days

    The three contenders for the Burlington City Council's Ward 3 seat have more in common than their eagerness to represent the city's western flank. Each moved to the Queen City from somewhere else to attend the University of Vermont - and decided to stick around after finishing college.

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  9. UVM Students Save Escaped Hen From Freezing to Death in BurlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Seven Days

    Two University of Vermont students helped save a black-and-white-speckled hen from freezing to death in Burlington over the weekend. Alex Bennett and his girlfriend, Meaghan Lawrence, found the chilled chicken sitting in a snowbank on South Willard Street around 9 a.m. Sunday after a subzero night.

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  10. WSU chooses dean to oversee agriculture programs across the state - Wed, 17 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... universities in Australia. From 2009 to 2014, he was chairman of the animal sciences department at the University of Vermont. Wright has published 104 peer-reviewed papers and contributed to 18 book chapters, in addition to dozens of lectures and ...

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  11. Marijuana policies nationwide are changing. Here's why Penn's are not.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... of prosecution from the federal government. This move was welcomed by Julia Wenick, a freshman at the University of Vermont, who said she was pleased that the state legislators "seemed to be as liberal as the citizens" with regards to marijuana ...

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  12. Husband of former Gov. Madeleine Kunin diesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 16 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A former administrator at Dartmouth College and the University of Vermont and the husband of former Vermont Gov. Madeleine Kunin has died at age 92. The Boucher and Pritchard Funeral Home in Burlington, Vermont, says John Hennessey died Jan. 11 at Wake Robin, a retirement community in Shelburne. The Valley News reports Hennessey was a dean of Dartmouth College's Tuck School of Business in the late 1960s and '70s.

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  13. Camp Ta-Kum-Ta employee hospitalized with CO poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    An employee of Camp Ta-Kum-Ta was overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning Tuesday morning and is undergoing treatment at the University of Vermont Medical Center. It happened around 10 a.m. at the camp for kids with cancer in South Hero.

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  14. Former Dartmouth, UVM administer, husband of Kunin, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Houston Chronicle

    A former administrator at Dartmouth College and the University of Vermont and the husband of former Vermont Gov. Madeleine Kunin has died at age 92. The Boucher and Pritchard Funeral Home in Burlington, Vermont, says John Hennessey died Jan. 11 at Wake Robin, a retirement community in Shelburne. The Valley News reports Hennessey was a dean of Dartmouth College's Tuck School of Business in the late 1960s and '70s.

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  15. Vermont pulls away late to down UMaine men's basketball teamRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Bangor Daily News

    Drew Urquhart scored 21 points and Trae Bell-Haynes added 18 as the University of Vermont pulled away in the final five minutes Monday night for an 83-62 America East men's basketball victory over the University of Maine at Patrick Gymnasium in Burlington, Vermont. Vermont secured its 25th consecutive regular-season conference victory, the longest such active streak in NCAA Division I, while improving its record this season to 14-5 overall, 4-0 in America East.

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  16. Sandy Visnack takes over as Bend Endurance Academy enters new eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Bend Bulletin

    ... Mount Bachelor," and she has been a mountain biker for more than 20 years. Visnack graduated from the University of Vermont and earned a master's degree in nonprofit management from Regis University in Denver. She has spent most of her adult life in ...

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  17. CISA farm workshops begin ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Recorder

    ... labor issues for farms. The topic is: "The Full Cycle of Labor Management," with Mary Peabody of the University of Vermont Extension. It will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Northampton Senior Center at 67 Conz St. CISA has been doing annual winter ...

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  18. Farm-business consults held in Middlebury, RutlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Denton Publications

    Starting this month, local farmers will have an opportunity to meet one-on-one with a University of Vermont Extension farm business educators for guidance on farm financial matters. Event is planned at the UVM Extensionn office in Middlebury, at 23 Pond Ln., Suite 300, for Addison County farmers.

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  19. A new era at Sylvester Manor with staffing changesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University and a Master of Science in Natural Resources from the University of Vermont. He worked as a land conservation manager at the Peconic Land Trust, and for four years, held the position of Director of Land ...

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  20. Do Less Harm: E-Cigarettes a Safer Option Than SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Health News Digest

    ... and Truth Initiative, Jennifer L. Pearson of the University of Nevada, and Andrea C. Villanti of the University of Vermont. The research was supported by Truth Initiative. About the NYU College of Global Public Health : At the College of Global ...

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