University of Vermont Newswire (Page 8)

University of Vermont Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. What To Do If You Find A Baby Songbird Out Of Its NestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Switched

    ... Hopefully it won't notice. Mosco, who has an M.S. degree from the Field Naturalist Program at the University of Vermont, has worked with the National Park Service and other organizations to " present science in accessible, fun ways ," according to ...

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  2. New Study Adds Key Piece to Autism PuzzleRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Newswise

    Innovative use of eye-tracker technology shows children with autism fixating more on the mouth than the eyes during emotional conversations Newswise - Where do your eyes focus during a conversation? An innovative study by University of Vermont researchers reveals that for children with autism spectrum disorder, the answer depends on how emotional the conversation is. The study, published in Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, shows that children with the developmental disability fixate longer on a speaker's mouth rather than the eyes when the conversation turns emotional.

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  3. Amy Ellis Nutt:Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Jewish World Review

    ... probe and Han's eventual sentence. In 2006, Eric Poehlman, an expert on aging and obesity at the University of Vermont, became the first American scientist sentenced to jail for research misconduct not involving fatalities. He received a one-year ...

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  4. Canada eliminates Finns in semi to punch ticket to women's hockey final against U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... Lacquette. Saana Valkama put the Finns on the scoreboard at the 7:00 mark of the first, as the University of Vermont product kept the puck on a 3-on-1 and beat Labonte to the glove side from the top of the right face-off circle. The lone game Canada ...

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  5. Faces & PlacesRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2016 | VermontGuides.com

    ... graduate, he spent time on the U.S. Ski Team and was a two-time 1st Team NCAA All-American at The University of Vermont. The Visiting Nurse Association of Chi ttenden and Grand Is le Counties named Ta ra Graham executive director of hospice and ...

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  6. Q & A with Lt. Gov. Phil ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... Washington County. He is from Barre, a graduate of Spaulding High School, and a 1980 graduate of the University of Vermont. He is a co-owner of Dubois Construction, which is based in Middlesex, Vt. Recently, Scott made a campaign swing through the ...

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  7. Bennington area kindergarten transition workgroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... 24th Annual Vermont Kindergarten Conference in Burlington, sponsored by the Agency of Education, the University of Vermont, and VAEYC. The Bennington area workgroup began transition planning in the fall of 2015 in preparation for the incoming ...

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  8. At Issue: Vermont's First Patented Cider TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... in the top 5 of the 45 or 50 apples that I tested in the lab last year," says Terence Bradshaw, a University of Vermont Fruit Tree Specialist. Terence found the Franklin apple has very high levels of sugar, which lead to higher alcohol potential ...

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  9. Sara Jane Upton MikellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Williston Observer

    ... of Dr. Hiram J. Upton and Doris Dodds Upton. She graduated from Burlington High School in 1950 and the University of Vermont in 1954. She was predeceased by her husband, Judge William E. Mikell, in 2000. Sara and Bill were married for 44 years. They ...

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  10. Massive Deforestation Found in Brazil's CerradoRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | Newswise

    ... and agricultural expansion in the Cerrado has been in the past decade," says Gillian Galford of the University of Vermont, co-author of the study in Global Change Biology. "It's clearly a new hotspot for tropical deforestation." Using ten years of ...

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  11. Arthur W. WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    South Colton- Mr. Arthur W. Wilson, 70, passed away Wednesday March 30, 2016 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, after his courageous battle with cancer. Arrangements are entrusted to Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop.

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  12. When scientists lie about their research, should they go to jail?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... probe and Han's eventual sentence. In 2006, Eric Poehlman, an expert on aging and obesity at the University of Vermont, became the first American scientist sentenced to jail for research misconduct not involving fatalities. He received a one-year ...

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  13. New Use for X-Rays: A Radar Gun for Unruly AtomsRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | Wireless Design & Development

    Now a team of scientists has discovered a new use for X-rays at the atomic scale: using them like a radar gun to measure the motion and velocity of complex and messy groups of atoms. "It's a bit like a police speed trap -- for atomic and nanoscale defects," says Randall Headrick, a professor of physics at the University of Vermont who led the research team.

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  14. Roller hockey draws awareness as coed sport in Sweetwater school districtRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | Star News

    ... with the University of Wisconsin's women's ice hockey team and now serves as an assistant coach with University of Vermont's women's ice hockey program. "It was so awesome to see this girl compete with the boys and often be a more skilled player ...

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  15. 13 Land-Grant Universities Working To Improve Equine Farm SustainabilityRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | Agri Marketing

    ... various land-grant universities, including South Dakota State University's 4-H Horse Committee and the University of Vermont's Across the Fence television episodes. The thoughtful management encouraged by this research, teaching and Extension has ...

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  16. Santa's Land is eyed by animal lover and professionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... from Norwich University and went on to get her masters certificate in sustainable innovation from the University of Vermont. She's received online training for internet marketing and web development and has published a three-part series called, ...

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  17. North Country baby defeating odds after life-changing surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... and then at five weeks he had like a febrile seizure," Joe said. Five-month-old Nate was taken to the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington where he was diagnosed with hemimegalencephaly. It's a rare condition where one half of the ...

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  18. Volunteering for infection in hunt for dengue, Zika vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, who led the vaccine development. Researchers at Hopkins and the University of Vermont gave 41 healthy people who'd never been exposed to dengue either a single dose of the vaccine or a dummy shot. Six months ...

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  19. Lebanon City Council votes to suspend managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... to terminate his employment. Luttrell has until Thursday to ask for a formal hearing. Luttrell, a University of Vermont graduate, took the job in Lebanon last September. He previously held municipal jobs in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. An accused ...

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  20. Santa's Land is eyed by animal lover and professionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... from Norwich University and went on to get her masters certificate in sustainable innovation from the University of Vermont. She's received online training for internet marketing and web development and has published a three-part series called, ...

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