The State of Education

All This week VPR Commentators are looking at the state of education. Listen during All Things Considered for this special commentary series.

VPR Presents Lilly Ledbetter

When Lilly Ledbetter learned her male coworkers were paid more for doing equal work, she filed a complaint and began a wage discrimination debate that landed in the Supreme Court. Ledbetter appeared at Vermont Technical College with Senator Patrick Leahy on Saturday, October 17th.

Journalist Paul Roberts Speaks at UVM

Listen to Paul Roberts, author of "The End of Food," at 8 Monday evening.   Roberts spoke at UVM as part of the George D Aiken Lecture Series last week.  Hear his dicussion about the shortcomings of our food system and what you can do to make it more sustainable. 

Gloria Steinem

Vermont Woman Newspaper brought feminist and author Gloria Steinem to Burlington June 11th in celebration of the Magazine’s sixth year and Steinem’s 75th birthday.