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William Finnegan To Give Talk On New Memoir

Ellie Reinhardt

February 17, 2016

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William Finnegan has spent his career writing and reporting for The New Yorker, but his auto-biography, Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life, exposes a life dedicated to surfing and the search for the perfect wave. This Tuesday, Feb. 23, Finnegan will pres...

Off-Campus Approvals Dwindle

Christian Jambora

February 17, 2016

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The annual off-campus housing lottery was conducted on Tuesday, Feb. 16 in Crossroads Café as a part of the 2016-17 Housing Process. The lottery brought the total number of students approved to live-off campus next fall to 75,...

Petition Calls For Additional Gender-Neutral Bathrooms

Nicole Caci

February 17, 2016

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A new student petition, viewable at go/peeinpeace, urges the College to make all of its bathrooms in public spaces — such as libraries, dining halls and academic buildings — gender-neutral. Octavio Hingle-Webster ’17 and...

Three Faculty Members Granted Tenure

Mitch Perry

February 17, 2016

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Last month, the College awarded tenure and the title of associate professor to three faculty members – Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology Chong-suk Han, Associate Professor of Spanish Enrique Garcia and Associate...

Trustees Meet, Talk Diversity and Inclusion

Holden Barnett

January 27, 2016

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The trustees who serve on the College Board of Overseers discussed diversity and inclusivity last week during one of three of the Board of Trustees’ annual conferences. The Board’s governance system is divided into three Boards...

New VP for Advancement

Nick Garber

January 27, 2016

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The College announced on Jan. 14 that Colleen Fitzpatrick, a current administrator at Duke University, will succeed Jim Keyes  as Middlebury’s next Vice President for Advancement. Fitzpatrick currently serves as an Assistant...

SGA Update

Tess Weitzner

January 27, 2016

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The SGA meeting on Jan. 17 began with announcements from Director of Membership Zak Fisher ’16 who proxied for SGA President Ilana Gratch ’16. Fisher welcomed Abbie Spector ’17 who is replacing Michael Brady ’17.5 as Chief...

Atomic Energy Makes Waves

Atomic Energy Makes Waves

January 27, 2016

Community Council Update

Nick Garber

January 21, 2016

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On Monday, Jan. 12, Community Council held its first meeting of the 2016 Winter Term. The Council welcomed Maddie Orcutt ’16, who discussed The Ribbon Project, an upcoming project centered around the prevention of sexual...

338 Admitted Early for 2020

Eliza Teach

January 21, 2016

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The College notified 338 new students of their early admission to the Class of 2020 via an online portal on Dec. 5. Mailed letters were sent in the next week. The students were chosen from an overall application pool of 636 applicants....

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