Ryan Chartier

  • My First Year Out (So Far) - Olivia Peña '17

    My First Year Out (So Far) - Olivia Peña '17
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Today we have another edition of My First Year Out, featuring your classmate Olivia Peña. From graduate school at UVM to travels in Kenya and interning in Senator Patrick Leahy’s office, she’s been up to quite a […]
    Posted 6 days ago.
  • We're Calling You Next Week (To Catch Up)

    We're Calling You Next Week (To Catch Up)
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Hi all, After months of emails, it’s time to for us to chat…like for real! We personally wish we could speak with all of you individually, but we have employed the Chatty Cats to do it for us. Don’t w […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • Checking in With Your Classmates

    Checking in With Your Classmates
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    This week we’re doing our first round of check ins! We reached out to Darla Quijada, Meghan Egan, and Kelton Bogasky to see what they have been up to since graduation. We also asked them a few fun “this or […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • My First Year Out - Joseph Thomas '08

    My First Year Out - Joseph Thomas '08
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Hey everyone, we hope you are settling in nicely to the new year. Remember a few months back when we featured class of 2016 graduate Sarah Weiss? She shared a bit about what she was up to in her her first year out […]
    Posted last month.
  • My First Year Out So Far - Travel Edition

    My First Year Out So Far - Travel Edition
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    You graduated in May and while that may feel like eons ago, it’s only been about seven months. So we asked ourselves, what have some of you been up to in that time? We know a lot of you travel after graduation, […]
    Posted last month.
  • Thank You Class of 2016!

    Thank You Class of 2016!
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Hey 2016ers, thank you for following along the past 16 months. Yes, it is time for us to say goodbye, but only in the form of weekly posts. We get how you feel. We want you to know that this is the last […]
    Posted November 10, 2017.
  • Making Your First Loan Payment - 2017 Edition

    Making Your First Loan Payment - 2017 Edition
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Yep. It’s finally arrived. For many of you, your first loan payment is this month. We get it. Even though it has been in the back of your mind for a while now, it still feels like a surprise. But never […]
    Posted November 03, 2017.
  • A Special Video Message for the Class of 2017

    A Special Video Message for the Class of 2017
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Hi all, Still haven’t registered for your upcoming class party at Alumni House on Friday, October 6th? As we mentioned a few weeks back, it’s gonna be lit, but to maximize the fun we need your help! Make […]
    Posted September 22, 2017.
  • You are Invited to a Party at Alumni House!

    You are Invited to a Party at Alumni House!
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    In July we asked you what kind of events you’d like to attend and the overwhelming majority said: happy hours. Well, we heard you loud and clear, and we are going a step further and throwing a party for yo […]
    Posted September 01, 2017.
  • Get Off the Pile: Cover Letters, 2017 Edition

    Get Off the Pile: Cover Letters, 2017 Edition
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Here at Afterword, we want to provide helpful advice to guide you through the real world of job searches, interviews, personal finance and much more. This series “Get Off the Pile” is where we focus on these […]
    Posted August 04, 2017.
  • Get Off the Pile: A Survey for You!

    Get Off the Pile: A Survey for You!
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    We want to help! For the past year we have been offering up career tips and hacks through our Get Off the Pile series, now we want to expand and include tips from experts at UVM on how you can best manage your […]
    Posted July 21, 2017.
  • Class of 2017: Check-in Survey

    Class of 2017: Check-in Survey
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Wow! It’s been two months since you graduated. That might feel like a really long time, or no time at all. It really depends on what you are up to. With that in mind, we have a survey for you to complete so we can […]
    Posted July 21, 2017.
  • What's the Deal with My UVM Email? 2017 Edition

    What's the Deal with My UVM Email? 2017 Edition
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    You’ve had your UVM email address for 4+ years now and you may be wondering what’s going to happen with it now that you are an alum. Two things are going to happen very soon: You’ll get some weird messages […]
    Posted July 13, 2017.
  • Domino's, Dining Halls and Dives. Your Favorite Burlington Eateries, Part 1

    Domino's, Dining Halls and Dives. Your Favorite Burlington Eateries, Part 1
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    This week we are launching a new series where we visit our favorite Burlington haunts, bring one of you with us for lunch, and discuss why these spots will always have a place in our heart. (You can sign-up […]
    Posted July 07, 2017.
  • Summer Events Around Burlington

    Summer Events Around Burlington
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Even though it may still feel like spring in most of the northeast, summer is almost here! Crazy right? Classic New England. So, whether you are staying in Burlington or planning to visit for a weekend, here is […]
    Posted June 01, 2017.
  • 2017 Summer Socials

    2017 Summer Socials
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    June marks the beginning of the summer. That means its time to mark your calendars for the UVM Young Alumni Summer Socials. This year we are hosting in five cities: New York, Boston, Burlington, […]
    Posted May 26, 2017.
  • What's Next for the Class of 2017?

    What's Next for the Class of 2017?
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    With graduation coming up this weekend for the class of 2017, it’s an exciting time to check in with a few seniors to find out what their plans are for next year. You all might remember where you were at […]
    Posted May 18, 2017.
  • Grad-a-versary Gift Reminder!

    Grad-a-versary Gift Reminder!
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Hey everyone! In case you missed last week’s post, we’re celebrating your one year grad-a-versary with a special gift. In honor of your first year out, we commissioned a print exclusively for you. We’ […]
    Posted May 12, 2017.
  • Your 1 Year Grad-a-versary Gift

    Your 1 Year Grad-a-versary Gift
    Ryan Chartier on AFTERWORD
    Surprise! We wanted to celebrate your one year grad-a-versary (that’s right, we made that word up) with a special print designed by one your classmates and artist, Jess D’Amelio ’16! Earlier this year we […]
    Posted May 05, 2017.
  • A Special Gift Just for You!

    A Special Gift Just for You!
    Ryan Chartier on Reunion at UVM
    Congratulations Class of 2007, not only is this your 10 year reunion year, It’s also your 10 year grad-a-versary! Yep, we made that word up. To celebrate, we commissioned a local artist and UVM alumna, […]
    Posted May 05, 2017.