No Confidence in the Leadership of University of Vermont President Suresh Garimella

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Ace Sanders
May 5, 2021
Suresh making too much money to never have walked campus to see students during a semester like this. Why emails Suresh. Talk to us in a video. Hold a live on teams. Organize a socially distanced event in or outdoors. Have a forum. You’ve shown VERY poor leadership during this pandemic AND sexual misconduct situation.

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Judith deRancourt
May 1, 2021
I believe UVM under Garimella is undermining its core level education mission at significant human cost. UVM must redistribute its resources to retain and support Faculty, staff and students. They are at the heart of UVM. Dismiss Garimella! Do the right thing!

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Marni Rosner
Apr 17, 2021
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Parent of a Geology Department graduate

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Hank Prensky
Apr 15, 2021
As a student at UVM in 1967, I led a campaign to reinstate $3 Million cut from the UVM budget by the Legislature. We succeeded, and avoided staff cuts, course eliminations and deferred maintenance. We need to avoid all of those negative impacts again, today!

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Christina Asher
Apr 13, 2021
As a first generation student, the cut for trio has personally affected me and I am greatly disappointed in how spending decisions have been made

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Lucas Bravo
Apr 12, 2021
Its time for the clowns to go

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Enrique de la Rosa
Apr 12, 2021
I love this school. And I Want to have a reason to love it

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Ethan Whitman
Apr 12, 2021
We are getting lied to and robbed by our own president and senior staff and I want them fired and held accountable for their sins!

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ernest palola
Apr 12, 2021
It is absolutely crucial for any university to maintain its liberal arts core. As a pre-med student, I was told by a medical school faculty member that "the most important course you must take is Shakespeare", which to me underscores the importance of non-science curricula, and the necessity for liberal arts in all professions.

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Mary Lou Isaacson
Apr 10, 2021
I am signing again just to voice my objection to the "business" approach to higher education. Efficiency, cutting, getting more for less out of faculty, relying on part-time, underpaid faculty who have no voice in anything has been the approach beginning back in the 1980s. Education is public good and a public necessity. The Walmart, "just-in-time, as-needed only, approach does not support research or programs.
It takes years to build a program and continuity among the faculty.
This world we live in requires an understanding of foreign languages, cultures and religions. It requires that we understand history, our own and that of other countries. Our society is becoming narrow and ignorant which makes out country weak.
The Board of Trustees must take action and fire this President.
The Board of Trustees must take an honest look at the finances and determine what really matters and is valued. This continued destruction of UVM is on the Board. UVM's future is with the Board.