UVM precollege

Experiencing a Drone Training Course and a Chance to Learn about UVM. Drones Course Goes Online for 2020.

Cedar Zobel-Williams loves flying drones. So, when he learned that UVM offered a Drones for Environmental Mapping course¬†last summer as part of its Summer Academy program, he jumped at the chance to participate. The high school senior from Roslindale, Massachusetts, enrolled in the drone training precollege course to get a chance to fly drones in […]

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Victor Rossi’s Engineering Academy Gives High School Students an Edge

By Sarah Tuff Dunn Jack-of-all-trades, master of none? No way. UVM lecturer Victor Rossi is more like a master of four trades, and a professional at one. His trades: drafting, metalworking, welding, and woodworking. His profession: teaching. That makes Rossi, also fluent in the language of computer-aided design, the ideal Renaissance man behind the podium […]

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Getting a Second Chance at College through UVM GAP

Getting into college was much harder than Deniz Sehovic ever anticipated. The child of Bosnian refugees, Deniz always assumed she would get into college without much trouble. She liked her teachers and enjoyed high school, but struggled a bit with her grades early on and found it difficult to concentrate in class. Ultimately, she preferred […]

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