“There Is No Place Like My Home” – Miss Vermont 2017 (Interview With Erin Connor)

Publisher’s Note: Erin Connor, Miss Vermont 2017, is a University of Vermont alumna and Public Communications graduate of our Community Development and Applied Economics (CDAE) program. Here, she opens up about her work as Miss Vermont, her personal and professional… Continue Reading

#BlackLivesMatter in Vermont-“Raise A Flag Of Revolution” (UVM DOC)

In the wake of the Charlottesville tragedy, our VI-supported LA-based comedic news man Jimmy Dore and his progressive colleague Tim Black break down “What People Are Missing About The Charlottesville Protest.” (Hint: Donald Trump did not invent racism in the US).… Continue Reading

Vermont’s Great Auction of 2017 – You Are Invited! (ECON-ECOS/UVM)

BURLINGTON, Vt. – Economic Ecosystems Inc. announces the Great Auction of 2017 on Saturday, May 6th, 2017, in Charlotte, Vermont, from 5:00-9:00 PM. The Auction will feature art produced by EconEcos founder Ezra Mount- Finette, food by YakItToMe mobile BBQ… Continue Reading

2017 “Vermonter” Poll: Support For Vermont Independence and a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR) At An All-Time High (22% – POLL DATA)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2017 “Vermonter” Poll:  22% of Vermonters Support Vermont Independence and a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR) According to newly released 2017 “Vermonter” poll numbers collected by the University of Vermont’s Center for Rural Studies, support for Vermont independence… Continue Reading

Community Energy Projects: Keeping Warm in the Bitter Vermont Cold

  When I had a friend tell me that she was sleeping in her basement, the warmest part of her house but still only 40 degrees, with as many blankets as she could because her family could not afford to… Continue Reading

Fish, On: Seeking Vermont’s Mysterious Brook Trout

Everything is calm and quiet in the back wood mountain streams of Stowe, Vermont. The wind cannot reach inside the valley, so the only noise made is the sound of the brook flowing over the rocks, and small waterfalls. The… Continue Reading

1%FTP: Meet the Vermont-Based Global Network 1% For The Planet

Today, not only are more and more individuals focusing their efforts on environmental issues, but whole universities, cities, and businesses are also beginning to work toward a more sustainable future. The idea behind a sustainable business model is to eliminate… Continue Reading