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Volunteer, Instructor and Student; OLLI’s Dr. John Hanagan Brings Passion for Learning to UVM

Sit with Dr. John Hanagan for an hour and you may discuss common poetic themes of scholars Jalal-ad Din Muhammad Rumi and Taigu Ryokan, learn about the... Continue Reading

New Year, Same Grief. End of Life Doula Instructor Offers Ways to Support a Mourner.

Written by Francesca Arnoldy Lead Instructor, UVM End of Life Doula Certificate Certified Doula and Childcare Educator What struck me, following the first meeting of our grief... Continue Reading

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with 3 Qualities of Leadership that can Catalyze Change

Originally posted February 2015 by Mistinguette Smith Updated January 21, 2019 In one of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. famous speeches he declared, “Life’s most persistent and... 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

UVM Is: Chris Danforth Measures Data with a Moral Compass

Associate Professor Chris Danforth uses Twitter to occasionally share scientific research, post photos of his golden retriever, or upload videos of himself biking to work in the... Continue Reading