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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

College Courses Offer High School Students Access, Opportunity

By Cynthia Belliveau What does a person’s future look like without a post-secondary education? In all likelihood, it’s going to be tougher for many reasons. Let’s face... Continue Reading

New Food System Jobs Exceed Expectations in Vermont

By Rachel Carter More than 2,000 Vermont food system jobs have been added to the local economy since the launch of the Farm to Plate initiative. In... Continue Reading

Traveling for Personal and Professional Growth

As I boarded the plane to Belize, I felt a little nervous and didn’t know what to expect. As the UVM teaching assistant for the Belize: Women’s... Continue Reading

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