The University of Vermont

SUMMER 2011

FROM THE EDITOR
As the summer issue of Vermont Quarterly was in the mail, President Daniel Mark Fogel announced plans to resign sooner than originally planned and reported in the print edition of the magazine. Read the full text of President Fogel's July 20 letter to the UVM community and Board Chair Robert Cioffi's announcement that followed.

FEATURES

THROUGH THE EYE OF A STUDENT
Classes, concerts, the library, a porch roof on a sunny spring afternoon... senior year through the lens of a student photographer.
Photographs by Bobby Bruderle '11

THE BIG DAY
When Professor Allan Strong '83 heads into the fields and forests for an annual bird count, it's far from an idyllic country stroll..
By Joshua Brown

PRODUCTION VALUES
Top film producer Jon Kilik '78 sits down with Professor Emeritus Frank Manchel and Professor Hilary Neroni for a talk about the art and business of making movies.

VOICE FOR VETERANS
An Academy Award nomination for her short documentary Poster Girl rapidly raised the profile of filmmaker Sara Nesson '97.
By Thomas Weaver

TELLING STORIES
After working up through the journalism ranks and years as a top newspaper editor, Robert Rosenthal '70 is helping write investigative journalism's next chapter.
By Chanan Tigay

TRUE GIFTS
From UVM student trustee to chair of the board, Robert Cioffi '90 has long helped guide an institution where his many ties run family deep.
By Lee Ann Cox

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