Emilie Munson

Articles

What is Your Cure for Writer’s Block?

Bill McKibben Schumann Distinguished Scholar It’s never been a huge problem for me. I grew up writing for newspapers, and that tends to cure you[...]

New Leadership to NOM Initiative

On beautiful Thursday last week, I accompanied the student initiative NOM (Nutrition Outreach Mentoring) to the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Vergennes. Inside a[...]

Power Couples

The Campus sat down with faculty couples this week to find out if they know each other as well as they know their subject matter.

Middkid Who Competed on Jeopardy! Who is Erika Sloan?

This February, Erika Sloan fulfilled her childhood dreams when she watched herself appear on national television, competing on Jeopardy!’s annual College Championships.

Davis Puts Fresh Spin on Masculinity in Sports

On Tuesday evening, former National Football League (NFL) cornerback Wade Davis received snaps and laughs from a packed Mead Chapel audience as he honestly —[...]

SRI Creates New RISE Endowment Fund

The College’s divestment debate took a break from being in the spotlight during the Fall semester, but a new initiative from the Socially Responsible Investment[...]

IHH Event Planned for January

It Happens Here (IHH), a student group that raises awareness of sexual assault at the College, announced that it will be holding its third annual[...]

Students Form Local Food Group

This year, the College’s numerous student organizations focusing on food consciousness have joined forces to create a Food Cluster group. Led by College Food and[...]

Public Safety Cuts Parking Ticket Fee

A reduction in parking ticket fees this year from $50 to $10 marked a concession of Public Safety to the demands of the Student Government[...]

College Revives Finance Courses

In concession to strong student demand, the College has agreed to continue offering a finance course this academic year in a last-minute addition to the[...]

MCAB Announces Upcoming Speaker

  Inspired by the fervor for educational reform among members of the college community, Middlebury College Activities Board (MCAB) has invited Mike Feinberg, co-founder of[...]

Bartlett To Give Talk on Tolstoy’s Karenina

Today, April 25 eminent scholar of Russian literature and history, author and translator Rosamund Bartlett will visit the College. Bartlett most recently published a biography[...]

Middlebury Foods Tackles Local Hunger

Though most of us overlook it, the College, one of the wealthiest institutions in the state, is located in one of the poorest counties in[...]

Biology Professor Accepts Perkins Award

  On April 4, 2013, the Perkins Award for Excellence in Teaching was presented to Assistant Professor of Biology Catherine Combelles in recognition of her[...]

Committee Reviews Honor Code

On Monday, March 13, the Student Government Association (SGA) invited students, staff and faculty to discuss a question of central importance to the college community:[...]

Posse Retreat Spurs Dialogue and Discussion

On Friday March 1, 54 current Middlebury Posse scholars and 76 of their student, faculty and staff guests, called “plussers,” traveled to Silver Bay, N.Y.[...]

Students Protest XL Pipeline in D.C.

  On Sunday Feb. 17, over 50 students and Schumann Distinguished Scholar Bill McKibben attended the “Forward On Climate” rally in Washington, D.C. The rally,[...]

Alum Speaks On Global Fracking

On Tuesday, Feb. 12, international freelance journalist and Middlebury alumnus Dimiter Kenarov ’03.5 spoke to students and community members in a lecture titled “Shale Gas:[...]

Affolter Speaks on Race in the Classroom

Visiting Assistant Professor of Education Studies Tara Affolter addressed the entangled issues of race and education in her lecture on Thursday, Dec. 6 entitled “Tell[...]

Panel Discusses Racial Diversity

On Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 7 PM., the Student Government Association (SGA) sponsored an Affirmative Action panel in the McCullough Social Space. The panel, which[...]

Dickinson Finds Election Too Close to Call

During his lecture “Who Will Win the 2012 Election?” on Oct. 31, Professor of Political Science Matt Dickinson tentatively predicted that Barack Obama will win[...]

Crime Stats Expose Swell in Alcohol Citations

On Oct. 1, Public Safety released the Middlebury College Annual Security and Crime Report. This report, emailed to all students in compliance with the Jeanne[...]

WRMC Headlines Vacationer for Fall Concert

On October 27th, WRMC, the College’s student-run radio station, is hosting its annual fall concert in the McCullough Social Space. Starting at 8 p.m., students,[...]