Latest Blog Posts in UVM Pre-College

Adventures in Neuroscience: Understanding the Human Brain and Nervous System

The brain is the human body’s most complex organ. Weighing about 3 pounds in adulthood and consisting of billions of tiny cells, the brain—the central organ of our... Continue Reading

A Summer College Prep Course Confirms a Passion for Health and Medicine

Becca Bingham, a junior at South Salem High School in Salem, Oregon, knows in her heart that she wants to work in medicine. A summer college prep... Continue Reading

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Vermont Dual Enrollment Makes College More Accessible for Students

By Cynthia Belliveau, Ed.D. Dean, UVM Continuing and Distance Education Vermont is known for having one of the best high school graduation rates in the country. But... Continue Reading

High School Students Benefit from a Summer Academy College Prep Program

UVM Summer Academy is an outstanding, academically challenging 4-week program (2 weeks on-campus, 2 weeks online) for high school students who have completed 10th, 11th, or 12th... Continue Reading

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How Dual Enrollment Programs Benefit Students

Offering opportunities for high school students to earn college credit can produce valuable longer-term benefits in college, especially for lower-income students. D. Derek Wu of Ithaka S+R,... Continue Reading