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University of Vermont (Burlington, Vermont) 

Undergraduate Population: 10,612
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College Newspaper: The Vermont Cynic


Hunter Hill
Hometown: Aspen, Colorado,
High school: Aspen High School
Year in College: Class of 2022
Current Major: Neuroscience with a Spanish minor
Hunter’s Place: President of the Inter Residence Association, Member of the UVM snowboard team
Reach out to Hunter on Instagram @hunterrmhill


Jake Gess
Hometown: Glen Rock, NJ
High School: Glen Rock High School
Year in College: Class of 2022
Major: Environmental Science with a concentration in Agricultural Policy
Jakes Places: Senator on the Student Government Association's Committee on the Environment, VP of External Affairs for Delta Upsilon, student representative on the Dining Advisory Committee, and student representative on the College of Agriculture's Dean Search. UVM Advocat (tour guide), Sunrise Movement Burlington, and the Ski and Snowboard Club
Reach out to Jake on Instagram @jake_gess


Lydia Ambaye
Hometown: South Burlington,
High School: South Burlington High School,
Year in College: Class of 2022
Major: Neuroscience, French minor
Lydia’s Places: executive board of Neuroscience club, member of Science Literacy Club, member of Minority Association of Premedical Students (MAPS)
Reach out to Lydia on Instagram @lydiambaye


Sam Pasqualoni
Hometown: Rye, New Hampshire
High School: Portsmouth High School
Year in College: Class of 2022
Major: Neuroscience, minor in English
Sam’s Places: Committee chair on UVM Student Government Association
President of the College of Arts and Sciences Deans Advisory Committee
Volunteer at UVM Medical Center ICU, Faculty Senate, student representative
Reach out to Sam on Instagram: @sampasqualoni



New York Times bestselling author Harlan Cohen talks with current University of Vermont students about life in college.  This open and honest group of students and alumni, share how the University of Vermont changed their lives. From the snow to the community, the University of Vermont has everything.  Watch the entire college conversation with U of Vermont students.  For more videos visit BeforeCollegeTV on YouTube.

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College Conversation Links:

UVM Student Government
Inter-Residence Association
UVM Snowboard Team
Sunrise Movement
UVM Neuroscience Club
Medical groups focused on diversity and inclusion

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