Anthony Rodriguez Jr

Fall 2019 Newsroom Intern

Anthony Rodriguez Jr is our Fall 2019 newsroom intern.

A high brown river under blue cloudy sky.
Jane Lindholm / VPR

The state of Vermont is asking the federal government to assess whether damage from an Oct. 31 storm qualifies homeowners for aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's individual assistance program.

High school climate organizers seated in a radio studio
Bob Kinzel / VPR

A group of Vermont young people will hold what they're calling a "Youth Climate Congress" this Sunday at the Vermont Statehouse. They'll act like a legislative body, and plan to draft a resolution urging state lawmakers to do more to address climate change.

Norwich University, Courtesy

The Norwich University community is in mourning over the unexpected death of longtime lecturer David Orrick. He taught at the university for 17 years, retiring after the 2019 spring semester.

Front of Vermont Statehouse
Angela Evancie / VPR File

Starting Thursday afternoon, a group of activists will camp on the lawn of the Statehouse to push Vermont leaders to address climate change.