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Before Leaving Administration, Katy Smith Abbott Looks Back

By NICK GARBER and ELIZABETH SAWYER

December 6, 2017No Comments

President Laurie L. Patton announced in August that Katy Smith Abbott, vice president for student affairs and dean of the college, would step down from her position at the end of...

Inside Midd Football Players’ Decision to Kneel During Anthem

By WILL DIGRAVIO

December 6, 20172 Comments

It was not until “The Star-Spangled Banner” began to play that Ian Blow ’19 decided to take a k...

O’Keefe Promotes Himself in Uneventful Appearance

By NICK GARBER and ELAINE VELIE

December 6, 2017No Comments

The controversial conservative activist James O’Keefe spoke on Thursday evening at the Courtyard Marri...

Werner Christmas Tree Farm Gears Up for Holidays

By AMELIA POLLARD

December 6, 2017

As the holidays descend on Middlebury, the Werner Christmas Tree Farm has gone into overdrive to prepare for its 26th season. The owners, Cheryl and David Werner, started...

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Eyes Middlebury

By SADIE HOUSBERG

December 6, 2017

On Monday, Nov. 27, the Middlebury Development Review Board (DRB) heard a proposal by Champlain Valley Dispensary (CVD) to establish a medical-marijuana dispensary in Addison...

By VINCENT RECCA

December 12, 2017No Comments

I am happy that dean Smith Abbott will be able to spend more time in the classroom and in closer contact with students.

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD

December 7, 2017No Comments

In our last editorial for this fall semester, we think it is important to further compound our finals stress by considering some of the dangerous repercussions of the Republican tax plan, a bill passed...

By PAUL CARRESE

December 6, 201710 Comments

Re “Response to 'Response to Setting the Record Straight’” (online, Dec. 1) The academic department at Arizona State University that I direct — the School of Civic & Economic Thought and Leader...

Love, Loneliness and Loss Take Center Stage: Middletown Meets Middlebury

December 6, 2017

Last weekend, the Middlebury College Department of Theatre presented Middletown, a play written byWill Ano and directed by Alex Draper ’88. The play centers on a generic small...

ISO Show Takes Audiences Around the World

December 6, 2017

The International Students’ Organization’s 2017 Show on Dec 2 featured dance, music and poetry acts representing countries and regions from all over the world, such as ...