Tuesday, October 28, 2008
UVM Vice President Richard Cate speaks with protestors in the President's Wing inside Waterman building.
Students gathered on the steps of Waterman Friday afternoon to demand that the University start withdrawing its investments in defense companies. The event, organized largely by Students Against War (SAW) along with other on-campus student groups, drew a crowd of about 150 students.… 4 Comments
Confronted with accusations of harboring an Islamic background, Senator Barack Hussein Obama has chosen to parry these "attacks" by denying the accusation on purely factual grounds. But, while it is true that the presidential candidate never attended a Madrassa school, or was ever raised in any fashion under the Islamic tradition, we do not believe this to be the most honest line of defense.… Post the First Comment
Senior Lee Stephane Kouadio (21) gets physical with a Maine defender in Saturday's Senior Day win over the Black Bears. Kouadio's lone goal with less than seven minutes remaining lifted the Catamounts to a 1-0 victory. It was Kouadio's third goal of the season and his first since Sept. 5.
The senior day win could secure a ticket to the A-East Championship for Vermont
Striker Lee Stephane Kouadio provid�ed the spark needed by the men's soccer team to defeat Maine on Saturday. It was senior day for the Catamounts, who have seven departing seniors, including Kouadio. "It's a very emotional day," Kouadio said. "We all have our families here.… Post the First Comment
Saturday night marked the first annual Fall Fest, headlined by Chromeo. Put on by SA Concerts, the event took place in the Patrick Gymnasium. Starting off the show, supporting act Bonjour-Hi! tried to get the crowd dancing, with help from the UVM Catamount Dance Crew who danced on stage with them throughout their set.… Post the First Comment
At approximately 4:30 on Oct 22. the Marble Court was teeming with crowds of people who had come to see the intricate sand mandala that Buddhist monks Lobsang Tashi and Tenzin Thutop had spent a week creating. Children peered through the columns of the staircase, their parents hovering over them.… Post the First Comment