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Vermont Produce Safety
UVM Helps Farms, Consumers Find Middle Ground on Produce Safety

For the first time in U.S. history, the production and distribution of fruits and vegetables will be regulated by the federal government in an effort to prevent... Continue Reading

UVM Peace Corps
UVM Among Top Peace Corps Volunteer-Producing Colleges

By University Communications Staff The Peace Corps last week released the 2014 rankings of the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities across the country. The University of Vermont... Continue Reading

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Pre-Med Student on a Mission to Improve Women’s Health

Like many graduates of the University of Vermont’s Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program, Emily Ryan was thrilled to find out she was accepted to medical school. But though she... Continue Reading

UVM breakthrough leaders
A Tweet from Michael Pollan Leads Food Systems Student to Vermont

A tweet from best-selling author Michael Pollan changed Rex Manchester’s life. “Breakthrough Leaders Program in food systems at UVM opening enrollment for this summer,” Pollan shared on... Continue Reading

Vermont ACO
Improving Health Care Delivery through ACOs

By Meg O’Donnell Paying attention to health care reform recently? If so, you’ll have heard the acronym “ACO” bandied about . . . . maybe even at... Continue Reading