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Chellis House Invites Speaker to Tell Personal Story of Human Trafficking

By KAYLA LICHTMAN

December 6, 2017

Filed under Features

A black and white picture of a young blonde girl at the beach faced the audience throughout Barbara Amaya’s presentation about human trafficking in Dana Auditorium on Nov. 29. The girl in the picture is a younger version of Amaya,...

Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence

By EMMA PATCH

December 6, 2017

Filed under Features

The Sixteen Days Campaign Against Gender-Based Sexual Violence began on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Nov. 25, and will end on International Human Rights Day, Dec. 10. Each day that passes b...

Spanish Professor Showcases Research on Mayan Language and Culture

By BENJY RENTON

December 6, 2017

Filed under Features

Students, faculty, and community members gathered on Nov. 29 to hear Assistant Professor of Spanish Professor Brandon Baird present on his work as part of the Carol Rifelj Faculty Lecture Series. In a talk titled “Unequivoca...

Project Pengyou Speaker Discusses International Relations

By BENJY RENTON

November 29, 2017

Filed under Features

At the culminating event of the Middlebury chapter of Project Pengyou’s “Pengyou Week,” the organization invited Professor Andrew Mertha, a specialist in Chinese and Cambodian politics at Cornell University, to talk about...

Sister to Sister Mentoring Program Holds Annual Summit

By KAYLA LICHTMAN

November 29, 2017

Filed under Features

On November 11, middle school girls from Middlebury Union Middle School (MUMS), Vergennes, and Mount Abe, joined female Middlebury students in the Kirk Alumni Center to experience some of Middlebury’s extracurriculars and discuss b...