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SGA Debates the Future of Free Speech on Campus

By KYLE NAUGHTON

May 10, 2017

Filed under News

In their final session of the semester, SGA senators voted down a bill that would have protected controversial speakers from being disrupted. Critics said the bill threatened students’ right to protest.

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Students and Administrators Discuss ‘Restorative Justice’

By NICK GARBER and ELAINE VELIE

May 10, 2017

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After two sociology professors led a sit-in to protest discipline for students, the college dean promised a culture shift in its judicial system.

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New Housing Software Suffers Glitch

By Kyle Naughton, Senior Writer

May 10, 2017

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During the scheduled housing registration period on Tuesday, April 25, the new StarRez housing software suffered a glitch that prevented students from signing into their accounts. Students across multiple grades could not gai...

Monterey Boosts Enrollment to Add Revenue

By Ethan Brady, News Editor

May 10, 2017

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The increases coincide with a budget crisis facing the Middlebury corporation, which has been forced to cut spending and find new revenue streams.

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Community Council Update

By John Gosselin, Senior Writer

May 10, 2017

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At Community Council’s May 2 meeting, Associate Professor of French William Poulin-Deltour introduced a letter from faculty which suggests taking several steps to prepare Middlebury for changes to immigration policy under th...

NJF to Host 8th Annual Showcase

By Sabine Poux, Arts and Sciences Editor

May 10, 2017

Filed under News

The fellows of the eighth annual Middlebury Fellowship in Narrative Journalism will present their year-long radio documentary projects to the Middlebury community on Friday, May 12 in the Axinn Winter Garden from 4 to 6 p.m. The fe...

Student Government Recommends Changes to Handbook’s Protest Policy

By Will DiGravio, News Editor

May 3, 2017

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The Student Government Association (SGA) passed a resolution at their April 23 meeting that recommended a series of changes to the “Demonstrations and Protests” section of the College Handbook. The bill aims to change the ...

New Plan Alters Employee Health Care Coverage

By Hye-Jin Kim, Senior Writer

May 3, 2017

Filed under News

Editor’s Note: This article is the third in a series that will examine the current financial state of the College. In recent years, the College has run budget deficits and has been forced to rein in spending in order to ensu...

Community Council Addresses Cultural Appropriation in Dining Hall Menus

By Sabine Poux, Arts & Sciences Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under News

The Community Council has unanimously called for the College to reassess and change the names of dining menu items that may be deemed offensive. The recommendation, sponsored by Charles Rainey ’19 and passed on April 25, outlines a pla...

Dispatches from Monterey

By Caitlin Towers, Monterey Correspondent

May 3, 2017

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This April, the Middlebury Institute of International Studies became the first graduate school to be named a Fair Trade University. Over the course of this academic year, students have been working to complete a fair trade campa...