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SGA Recaps Active Year

By Emily Singer

May 7, 2014

Filed under News

The current Student Government Association (SGA) administration has been faced with a great deal of scrutiny this year, due in part to the especially high voter turnout last year, which elected Rachel Liddell ’15 as SGA President...

Change the Post Grad Move-Out Policy

By Emily Singer

May 7, 2014

Filed under Opinion

I will graduate from Middlebury College in two and a half weeks. It’s a painfully surreal concept that makes me wax nostalgic for the debauchery and laughter and stress and quarter-life crises I experienced over the past four...

Advising Under Review

By Emily Singer

April 16, 2014

Filed under News

The Educational Affairs Committee (EAC) has been presented with a series of recommendations compiled by an ad hoc committee to reform the First Year Seminar (FYS) program. The committee’s report is the first in-depth report...

Nyad to Speak at Commencement

By Emily Singer

April 9, 2014

Filed under News

The College has announced that Diana Nyad will deliver the 2014 commencement address on Sunday, May 25. At the age of 64, Nyad made history last year when she became the first person to swim the 110-mile stretch between Havana,...

SRI Panel Discusses Fossil Fuels

By Emily Singer

April 9, 2014

Filed under News

On Monday, April 7, the College hosted its third panel on the subject of Socially Responsible Investing and the College’s endowment in the past 15 months. Six investment experts were invited to speak on how fossil fuel investments...

Staff Undeterred by Late Winter Storm

By Emily Singer

March 19, 2014

Filed under News

A late winter blizzard on Thursday, March 13 blanketed the campus with over a foot of snow. Despite treacherous roads, high winds and inaccessible sidewalks, the College conducted daily operations as usual, albeit with a limited...

School in China Safe After Attack

By Emily Singer

March 5, 2014

Filed under News

At 9 p.m. local time on March 1 in Kunming, China, a group of men dressed in black began stabbing people with long knives at random, aiming for the head, neck and shoulders, according to witnesses. The attack left 33 people dead,...

Swipe System to be Implemented

By Emily Singer

February 12, 2014

Filed under News

In an effort to cut costs and reduce waste, the College will be reorganizing top-level management positions and introducing a one-card swipe system within Dining Services. The restructuring comes after discussions with consulting...

Oxford Added to Schools Abroad

By Emily Singer

January 22, 2014

Filed under News

The College is expanding its network of schools abroad with the newly re-named Middlebury College - CMRS Oxford Humanities Program, in which the College will take on operations conducted by Centre for Medieval and Renaissance...

Poll Seeks Info on Attendance

By Emily Singer

December 4, 2013

Filed under News

During the week of Nov. 18, prior to Thanksgiving break, the Faculty Council, in consultation with members of the administration, sent a survey to all faculty with the goal of learning about pre-vacation attendance policies across...