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SGA Addresses Club Sports Funding

Tess Weitzner

March 16, 2016

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The Student Government Association (SGA) voted to pass the Club Sports Funding Methodology bill on Sunday, March 13. The proposal, sponsored by Sophomore Senator Colin Boyle ’18, calls for the creation of a committee tasked...

Faculty Talk Policy, Articles and Lunch at March Plenary

Will DiGravio

March 9, 2016

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At the monthly plenary faculty meeting on March 4, the faculty discussed a proposal to create an open-access repository at the College. The proposal was presented by Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology Svea Closser...

SGA Update

Will DiGravio

March 9, 2016

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The Jan. 21 meeting of the Student Government Association (SGA) began with an announcement from Larson Lovdal ’16.5 that $43,000 has been raised to construct the Ian Burgin ’08 Memorial Lodge, exceeding the project team’s...

Fraker Prize Awarded by GSFS Department

Ellie Reinhardt

March 9, 2016

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Last Tuesday, March 8, the Women’s and Gender Studies department honored Elizabeth Dunn ’18 with the Alison Fraker Essay Prize, an annual award that commemorates the memory of Alison Gwen Fraker ’89. Fraker was a “much-beloved,...

National Media Energized by Drink Ban

Rae Aaron

March 9, 2016

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Dining Services’ announcement to cease the sale of energy drinks on campus following a proposal from the Community Council has caught the attention of the national media and been the focus of a range of scrutiny. The debate...

AEI Hosts Talk on Inequality, Poverty and Policy

Eliza Teach

March 9, 2016

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The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) Club, along with the Economics and Political Science Departments hosted Scott Winship to speak this past Thursday, March 3 in McCardell Bicentennial Hall. Winship, the Walter B. Wriston...

PossePlus Retreat Focuses on Speech and Inclusivity

Nick Garber

March 9, 2016

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Middlebury Posse scholars attended the PossePlus Retreat this past weekend, March 4-6, in Silver Bay, New York. Held every year, the retreat aims to address national and on-campus issues often involving race, class, gender and...

Community Council Update

Nick Garber

March 2, 2016

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On Tuesday, Feb. 16, Community Council welcomed Cheryl Mullins, Acting Associate Vice President for Human Resources. As the Council prepares in the coming weeks to tackle the issue of staff wages, Mullins gave a presentation explaining...

SGA Senate Passes Elections Reform Bill

Will DiGravio

March 2, 2016

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On Feb. 21, the Student Government Association [SGA] passed a bylaws amendment to reform the organization’s election procedures. The bill, written by SGA Director of Membership Zak Fisher ’16, and sponsored by SGA President...

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