Fall Faculty Forum celebrates faculty research

Fall Faculty Forum celebrates faculty research

By EMMA AUER and EDYTH MOLDOW

October 3, 2019

The Fall Faculty Forum is an academic event hosted every year during Fall Family Weekend. Featuring faculty research and innovation, the forum consists of different panels centered around themes of exploration where professors can present their projects to students, parents and members of the community.

The Librarian is in

The Librarian is in

By KATRINA SPENCER

October 3, 2019

Solange Knowles' album "A Seat At the Table" shares a beautiful message about Black womanhood.

Reel Critic: ‘Downton Abbey’

Reel Critic: ‘Downton Abbey’

By JOHN VAALER

October 3, 2019

Following the hit TV series, the "Downton Abbey" film brings viewers back to Downton with vivid period-design and acting.

Reel Critic: ‘American Factory’

Reel Critic: ‘American Factory’

By OWEN MASON-HILL

October 3, 2019

A new documentary on Netflix, "American Factory" demonstrates the effects of growing technology and new Chinese management on factory workers in Ohio.

Clifford Symposium examines future of the global ocean

Clifford Symposium examines future of the global ocean

By KAYLA LICHTMAN

September 26, 2019

The three-day Clifford Symposium last week brought together a variety of disciplinary perspectives on the future of the ocean.

“Votes… for women?” exhibit opens at Middlebury College Museum of Art

“Votes… for women?” exhibit opens at Middlebury College Museum of Art

By EMMANUEL TAMRAT

September 26, 2019

This new exhibit at the Middlebury College Museum of Art celebrates the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

Funny Femme Fest rewrites the comedy narrative

Funny Femme Fest rewrites the comedy narrative

By ROSE EVANS and SOPHIA HILAND

September 26, 2019

Some say comedy is a boy’s club ... but the joke’s on them! 

Sophie Shao and Friends kick off Performing Arts Series

Sophie Shao and Friends kick off Performing Arts Series

By JOHN VAALER

September 26, 2019

Cellist Sophie Shao's sextet amazed her audience last Saturday, as the first concert in this year's performing arts series at the Mahaney Arts Center.

The Librarian is in

The Librarian is in

By KATRINA SPENCER

September 26, 2019

Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart" highlights the culture of the fictional West African Umuofia and how this framed its interactions with European colonizers.

Reel Critic: ‘Ad Astra’

Reel Critic: ‘Ad Astra’

By OWEN MASON-HILL

September 26, 2019

In a futuristic, intergalactic setting, "Ad Astra" explores the limits of our solar system as well as the complexity of human consciousness.

Newsroom influencers: CrossFit

Newsroom influencers: CrossFit

By ELSA KORPI, SARAH BOYLE, and APRIL QIAN

September 26, 2019

Here at Arts & Academics, we spend our time in the newsroom covering the cultural happenings on campus. But what about the latest phenomena in the online world? These topics often enter our conversations while editing the section, and we thought it was about time to let you all in on...

An interview with Jason Mantzoukas ’95 from “Parks and Rec”

An interview with Jason Mantzoukas ’95 from “Parks and Rec”

By GREG SWARTZ

September 19, 2019

Greg Swartz '18 interviews comedic actor Jason Mantzoukas '95 about his time with Otter Nonsense Players at the college and career beyond.

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