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Faculty Conversations Inspired By The First Year Read

[Spirit Catches You]All are welcome to join UVM Libraries for a panel discussion with faculty members on their work with New American and refugee communities. The panel discussion will take place on February 18 at 4:30 p.m. in the John Dewey Lounge (Old Mill 325). The event is organized in conjunction with the library’s current exhibit, and was inspired by the 2015 First Year Read, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down. Both the event and the exhibit are free and open to the public.

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Conducting Effective Performance Reviews

[Effective Performance Reviews]The Office of the Vice President for Human Resources, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs has organized a kick-off training event entitled “Effective Performance Reviews” with Dr. Judith Aiken.

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Updates from the UVM Program Board

[UPB]The UVM Program Board (UPB) is a group of students who bring dynamic events and activities to campus. Stay connected by checking out their calendar of upcoming events.

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Shares Available for the Catamount Educational Farm's 2016 CSA Program

[Catamount Farm]Are you interested in enjoying fresh, organic produce grown right here at UVM? Check out four share options with on-campus or on-farm pick-up.

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Coaching and Diagnosing: Responding to Student Writing Workshop Series Offered by Writing in the Disciplines

[Writing]Faculty are welcome to join their colleagues in investigating principles for selecting strategies in responding to student writing.  Explore key findings from composition research that can guide decisions about the purpose and form of effective responses.

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Upcoming campus events

  *   Rakin Lecture Series Features Muna Ndulo of Cornell University
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  *   Love an Entrepreneur Day
Thursday, February 18, 10:00 am<>
  *   Burlington Chamber Orchestra
Saturday, February 20, 7:30 pm<>

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     Gary L. Derr
     Vice President for Executive Operations

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