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Alumni Advice: Jessie Kalsmith Reflects on Her Global Career in Food & Agriculture

Photo: Nicolas Raymond/Flickr By Sarah Tuff Dunn Long before “farm to table” became the fashionable term du jour for dining, Jessie Kalsmith was practicing the ethos near... Continue Reading

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UVM Alum Sean Lawson Finds Sunshine and the Holy Grail of Craft Beer

Photo: Sean Lawson and his wife, Karen. By Tera Dacek The name “Lawson” may make you think of Lawson’s Finest Liquids, one of Vermont’s most sought-after breweries.... Continue Reading

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How to Create a Digital Marketing Strategy for Your Brewery

By Tera Dacek If you spend all of your time plugged in, you totally get digital marketing, right? Not necessarily. Looking at the landscape, thinking about your... Continue Reading

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Alumni Advice: Gibbs Rehlen on the Advantages of Working and Living Abroad

By Sarah Tuff Dunn In a way, bambini are Gibbs Rehlen’s specialty: After a tutoring stint in South Sudan, the 2001 UVM graduate in comparative religion and... Continue Reading

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Brewery Ownership: How to Avoid Industry Pitfalls and Succeed

Photo: Paul Hale, co-founder of Queen City Brewery. By Tera Dacek Competition in the craft beer market is on the rise. That’s good news for consumers, but... Continue Reading