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Community Council Update

By Nick Garber

March 16, 2016

Filed under News

Community Council met on Tuesday, March 8, and began with a brief presentation by Associate Dean for Judicial Affairs and Student Life Karen Guttentag, and Associate Dean for Judicial Affairs and Student Life AJ Place. Each year,...

PossePlus Retreat Focuses on Speech and Inclusivity

By 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

By Nick Garber

March 2, 2016

Filed under News

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...

Community Council Update

By Nick Garber

February 17, 2016

Filed under News

On Tuesday, Jan. 26, members of the newly-formed Bias Response Team visited Community Council to present their group’s mission and invite feedback. “The three core pieces of what we are thinking as we move forward are prevention,...

New VP for Advancement

By Nick Garber

January 27, 2016

Filed under News

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...

Community Council Update

By Nick Garber

January 20, 2016

Filed under News

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...

Community Council Update

By Nick Garber

December 9, 2015

Filed under News

On Monday, Dec. 7, Community Council held its final meeting of the fall semester. Student Co-Chair Tiff Chang ’17.5 began by noting that the Student Government Association recently passed two recommendations – an extension...

Community Council Update

By Nick Garber

December 2, 2015

Filed under News

On Nov. 9, Community Council reviewed its large list of potential solutions to student stress, discussing whether additional topics should be added. Several students agreed that the advising system could be significantly improved....

Community Council Update

By Nick Garber

November 12, 2015

Filed under News

On Oct. 26, Community Council welcomed Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty Andi Lloyd and Chief Diversity Officer Miguel Fernández, who, along with Dean of the College Katy Smith Abbott, presented a wide-ranging...

Community Council Update

By Nick Garber

October 21, 2015

Filed under News

On Oct. 12, Community Council began to brainstorm specific issues to address during the academic year. When all was said and done, the Council generated 51 different topics which its members hoped to cover to some degree. Issues...