Latest UVM CDE Blog Posts

The campus-wide initiative has a target date of Jan. 1, 2015.
UVM Aims to Ban Tobacco Use and Curb Public Health Risk

Recognizing nicotine addiction as a significant public health issue, the University of Vermont is moving toward becoming a tobacco-free campus, with a target date of January 1,... Continue Reading

Workplace conflicts are often rooted in assumptions.
Surviving Generational Differences in the Workplace

As individuals, we are shaped by the world around us. The stimulation of events, news, and shared values create an ethic that informs how and why engage... Continue Reading

Alessandra Capossela visits Niagara Falls in Canada.
Why You Don’t Have to Travel Far for a Meaningful Experience

By Alessandra Capossela Want to study abroad but feel unsure about whether you’re ready to pack your bags for Timbuktu?  Speaking from experience, you don’t have to... Continue Reading

Ideas, designs,  disciplines, and people come together in the Fab Lab.
UVM Fab Lab Provides Play Space for ‘Makers’ of All Ages

Twenty-four hours a day, the University of Vermont’s Fabrication Laboratory, or Fab Lab, is buzzing with activity. You might not see any students lining up to design... Continue Reading

Being able to navigate the tension between risk and reward is important.
A Survival Guide to Starting a Successful Small Business

Photo courtesy of By Joseph Fusco If you’re reading this, you have an itch that may need scratching — the desire to start and run your... Continue Reading