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  • Divestment From Fossil Fuels

    Divestment From Fossil Fuels
    dahall on Behind the Scenes of Green
    The movement to divest from fossil fuels at UVM is run by a group called Student Climate Culture. Divestment is the opposite of investment, so divestment from fossil fuels involves getting rid of stocks and bonds […]
    Posted 11 hours ago.
  • Sodexo

    Sodexo
    dahall on Behind the Scenes of Green
    Vermonters and the state of Vermont pride themselves on locally sourced, organically grown food products. Vermont is known for its agriculture and great food. So why is it that UVM chooses to source its food from […]
    Posted 11 hours ago.
  • Plastic Waste

    Plastic Waste
    dahall on Behind the Scenes of Green
    Although many people perceive tap water to be less safe, public water in the U.S. is regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency and required to go through multiple bacterial tests before it can be made […]
    Posted 11 hours ago.
  • Vermont apple scab management in the coming week

    fruit on UVM Fruit Blog
    Friday, April 17: I will be away starting Saturday April 18 through the 25th. I am sending this notice in anticipation of activity next week in my absence, but please recognize that it is made based on a fairly […]
    Posted yesterday.
  • 17 April 2015: Friday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No issues in the LDAP update last night. No issues in the ACCOUNT update this morning. Backups: Thirty (30) windows systems refuse to let our networker server back them up this morning.  This […]
    Posted yesterday.
  • Trash around UVM

    Trash around UVM
    dahall on Behind the Scenes of Green
    The University of Vermont prides itself on being a very “green,” environmentally friendly school. The buses run on recycled energy, we have solar panels and wind turbines, separated compost, trash and recyclable […]
    Posted yesterday.
  • Professionalism—So What Exactly Is It?

    Group of professionals standing in a cluster
    career on University of Vermont Career Center Blog
    Congratulations! You’ve landed that first job—and you’re ready to start. Now those same folks who were asking: “What are you going to do when you graduate?” are giving you advice to get started: “ Remember […]
    Posted yesterday.