Siefer’s Scoop Episode #19: Brett Perlmutter ’24, men’s swim and dive

By Blaise Siefer

Courtesy Brett Perlmutter
Brett Perlmutter ’24 is a rising sophomore on the men’s swim and dive team.

On the final episode of the academic year, Blaise welcomes Brett Perlmutter ’24, a member of men’s swim and dive, on the Siefer’s Scoop podcast. Perlmutter, a New York native, spent his freshman year at Middlebury in 2019-2020, though he’s currently taking a gap year. To begin the episode, we chat about Perlmutter’s gap year, discussing his jobs and what he’s learned. Next, Perlmutter explains how he landed at Middlebury, why he loves the school and how he manages the demands of a student-athlete lifestyle. The episode closes with an assortment of rapid-fire questions for Perlmutter, who reveals his favorite dining hall, his favorite activities at Middlebury and more.