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You are cordially invited to the Center for Research on Vermont's special
25th anniversary event celebrating Vermont research.
The program, which is free and open to the public, begins at 12:30 p.m.,
in the State House in Montpelier. For more information, please see below.
We sincerely hope you will take advantage of this opportunity
to meet with fellow researchers face to face. Lunch may also be
purchased at the State House cafeteria from 11:30 a.m. on. Please RSVP
by 9/26/01 by telephoning 802/656-4389 or emailing <[log in to unmask]>.
Your help in distributing the following announcement as widely as
possible is much appreciated.
We look forward to seeing you on October 3.
The Center for Research on Vermont cordially invites you to a special
event on the occasion of its 25th anniversary:
"Celebrating Vermont Research"
Wednesday, October 3, 2001
The State House, Montpelier
12:30 p.m. "Why Study Vermont?"
Address by David Moats, _Rutland Herald_
1:30 p.m. "Community: Four Research Perspectives"
Panel Discussion Moderated by Tom Slayton, _Vermont Life_
- Community: A River Runs Through It, Kevin Dann, Author, _Lewis
Creek Lost and Found_
- Community and Leadership, Jan S. Eastman, The Snelling
Center for Government
- Imagined Communities, Paul Eschholz, English, University of Vermont
- Community Economics, Arthur Woolf, Economics, University of
David Moats is the Editorial Page Editor of the _Rutland Herald_. He is
the 2001 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing.
Author Tom Slayton is the Editor of _Vermont Life_ Magazine.
Kevin Dann is the author of _Lewis Creek Lost and Found_ (University
Press of New England, 2001) and _Across the Great Border Fault: The
Naturalist Myth in America_ (Rutgers University Press, 2000) and leads
walking tours in Woodstock.
Jan S. Eastman is Executive Director of The Richard A. Snelling Center
for Government. She served as the Secretary of the Agency of Natural
Resources in the administrations of Governors Snelling and Dean.
Paul Eschholz is Professor of English at the University of Vermont. He
has directed the Center for Research on Vermont since1995.
Arthur Woolf is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of
Vermont and publisher of the _Vermont Economy Newsletter_. He
served as Vermont State Economist from 1988 to 1991.
Lunch may be purchased at the State House cafeteria, beginning at 11:30
a.m. Please RSVP by 9/26/01 by telephoning 802/656-4389 or emailing
<[log in to unmask]>.
This free, public event is dedicated to the memory of friend and
colleague George B. Bryan, Professor of Theatre, University of
Vermont, and former Director of the Center for Research on Vermont.
Please feel free to distribute this message to interested colleagues and
Coordinator, Center for Research
on Vermont and Vermont Studies
Mail: 589 Main Street
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05401-3439
Email: [log in to unmask]
Web site: <www.uvm.edu/~crvt>