Latest Blog Posts in UVM Education

The Digital Native Problem

By Lauren Parren In a recent Twitter chat (#vted), we were discussing digital citizenship and the confounded label “digital native” came up. Labels typically get in the... Continue Reading

High School Engineering Projects Go International

By Matthew Brand Can a group of high school students with little engineering experience start an international project building structures out of nothing but carpet, concrete, and... Continue Reading

Sugaring, STEM and Community Connections

By Mark W. Olofson Early spring is sugaring season in Vermont. We produce the lion’s share of the domestic output of maple syrup, and we’re pretty proud... Continue Reading

UVM Named to Princeton Review’s Top 10 Green Colleges List

By UVM Communications The Princeton Review has released its sixth annual guide to the most environmentally responsible colleges — a listing of the schools with “the most... Continue Reading

The Future of Higher Education: Why the Push to Reinvent Ourselves Misses the Point

By Cynthia Belliveau, EdD Dean, UVM Continuing and Distance Education Skyrocketing tuition costs. Falling graduation rates. Lagging performance indicators. The identity crisis and uncertain future of higher... Continue Reading