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Exploring the Debate Society’s Rich History

By Alex Newhouse, Features Editor

May 10, 2017

Filed under Features

The Middlebury Debate Society is one of the oldest extant student organizations on campus. It has been around for over one hundred years, and was founded around the same time as the Campus itself. Although there has been some s...

J Street U Screens “5 Broken Cameras”

By Miguel Espinosa, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017

Filed under Features

Students and faculty gathered to watch the documentary “5 Broken Cameras” in Bicentennial Hall on the evening of May 4. “5 Broken Cameras” covers the conflict between Israel and Palestine from the perspective of a Pale...

Hunter Graham Talks ROTC, Military Service

By Sarah Asch, Features Editor

May 10, 2017

Filed under Features

Every Wednesday, Hunter Graham ’20 drives to the University of Vermont to attend a Military Science class as part of the Reserve Officers Training Core (ROTC) of the Army.  ROTC offers college students a path into military service, in addi...

Ten Things I Know to Be True About Sex

By Sex Panther

May 10, 2017

Filed under Features

Full disclosure: The Sex Panther wrote this piece while slightly (okay — quite) tipsy. And she loves you the most. Alright, y’all. I’m graduating in 17 days. That’s a scary short amount of time. I debated about wha...

Russian Journalist Warns Against Complacency

By Lucy Grindon, Contributing Writer

May 3, 2017

Filed under Features

Last Wednesday, Russian television journalist Tikhon Dzyadko warned the Middlebury community about the similarities between Donald Trump’s behavior toward the American media and Vladimir Putin’s restriction of the press in Ru...

Service Cluster Board Promotes Flex Fund For Volunteer Week

By Sarah Asch

April 26, 2017

Filed under Features

The Service Cluster Board (SCB) is a collective made up of 17 student service organizations on campus. The board includes Kristina Frye ’17 and Jin Son ’18, the two student coordinators, and advisor Ashley Laux from the C...