Category Archives: Events

EVENT: Energy Forum, Saturday 4/27, 1:30 pm, Billings Auditorium

Vermont’s Energy Choices: Old Dirty Problems and Clean Energy Solutions Saturday, April 27th, 1:30 PM at the Billings Auditorium at UVM in Burlington Do you want to stop dirty energy?  How can we find common ground in promoting wind, solar … Continue reading

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VOLUNTEER: Plant Trees in the Old North End, Saturday 4/27

Trees, trees, trees!!!!! Join us Saturday, April 27th for a community tree planting event! We will be planting 14 large shade trees (~15 feet tall, 2.5-3 in. caliper) on Cedar, Rose, and Lafountain Streets in the Old North End and … Continue reading

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EVENT: Student Project Presentations for Modeling Environmental Systems, on 4/30 at Aiken 103

ENVS 295-Modeling Environmental Systems Student project presentations Tuesday, April 30 from 1-3 PM in Aiken 103 There will be two student presentations to the staff and board members of their community partner, Vermonters for a Sustainable Population: 1.    Impacts of … Continue reading

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EVENT: Thesis Dance Performance, Tuesday 4/23 at 3:15, Livak Ballroom (Davis Center)

“how are we to make sense of the world, and ourselves within it?” An Environmental Studies and Dance thesis performance by Michelle Marion presented at the Undergraduate Research Conference. Tuesday, April 23rd at 3:15 in the Frank Livak Ballroom (Davis … Continue reading

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Event: Seedbomb Burlington Earth Day Events

Seedbomb Burlington will host two free seedball making workshops to celebrate Earth Week. Participants will use clay, compost, and native Vermont seeds (all provided) to create seedballs, which can be placed or thrown into any earthen environment to yield flowers, … Continue reading

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Beyond UVM: Film Screening of Chasing Ice, April 24th, Middlebury College

Wednesday, April 24 Film screening: Chasing Ice Followed by discussion with James Balog, photographer and founder of The Extreme Ice Survey Dana Auditorium, Middlebury College 7:00p Free & open to the public In the spring of 2005, acclaimed environmental photographer … Continue reading

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Beyond UVM: May 2013 Classes and Events at City Market

May 2013 City Market Classes and Events Calendula Cream City Market Thursday, May 2 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. $5 City Market Members, $10 non-members Calendula is healing to bruises and chapped skin and is soothing for relief of pain, itching … Continue reading

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EVENT: Future of Vermont’s Agriculture and UVM, April 9, 7:00pm Billings North Lounge

The University In Vermont: Collaborations, Challenges, Commitments UVM is Vermont’s public research university and land-grant college. It is both a private and a public institution, serving Vermonters and students from around the world.  Its service, research, and educational programs involve … Continue reading

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EVENT: Field Trip to Highfields Composting and Jasper Hill Farm, April 26th

The Clean Energy Fund is sponsoring an all day field trip to Highfields Composting and Jasper Hill Farm’s Green Machine on Friday April 26, 8:30-5pm.  Highfields just completed a successful kickstarter campaign to build a compost heat recovery system (like … Continue reading

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SCHOLARSHIPS/GRANTS: Fulbright U.S. Student Program Info Sessions

Research/Teach Abroad: Upcoming Fulbright Grant Information Sessions Fulbright U.S. Student Program Info Sessions Tuesday, April 9, 5:30 p.m., Jost Foundation Room, Davis Center 4th Floor For more information, contact Fellowships Director Brit Chase at britten.chase@uvm.edu or 802-656-4658 Juniors, seniors, and … Continue reading

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