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UVM Update: Partial Shutdown Monday October 29th PM

At 8:33 pm on Sunday October 28th: From:   Gary L. Derr To:        UVM Community Re:       Hurricane Sandy Update The latest forecast from the National Weather Service station in Burlington is calling for powerful wind gusts between 5:00 p.m. and midnight on … Continue reading

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Press Release from UVM re: Hurricane Sandy

(October 26th, 1:45 pm) From:   Gary L. Derr To:        UVM Community Re:       Storm Preparations UVM’s Emergency Operations Group is making early preparations on campus in anticipation of any possible impact from Hurricane Sandy. Based on early predictions from the … Continue reading

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Spontaneous Volunteerism

I (Sarah) had the pleasure of guest speaking in UVM’s fall course on Rebuilding Vermont, which was launched shortly after Irene to explore as many aspects of disaster response and recovery as can be covered in a 15 week course. … Continue reading

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Information: UVM

Dear Faculty, Staff, and Students: While we are thankful that the Burlington area and UVM campus were only minimally affected by Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene, we are greatly saddened by the devastation and destruction elsewhere in our state. The University, in … Continue reading

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Information: UVM Employees

University of Vermont President John Bramley Approves Paid Release Time to All UVM Employees to Help with Recovery Effort: EXCERPT: To support employees interested in volunteering in either Irene recovery activities or fundraising efforts, I am amending University policy related … Continue reading

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