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‘More than just food’: Tracing the history of The Knoll from grassy hill to community haven

The Knoll has been growing produce to help fulfill the community’s emergency food needs during the Covid-19 pandemic.

By Cecelia Scheuer

October 15, 2020

When the Knoll was founded by members of the class of ’04.5 they never imagined it would become an escape for students seeking peace during a pandemic.

From the 1950s to 2020, couples recount falling in love at Middlebury

From the 1950s to 2020, couples recount falling in love at Middlebury

By Hannah Bensen and Nora Peachin

April 22, 2020

It’s exam week in the early 1950s and the endlessly ringing pay phone outside of Mary Peterson’s* room in Battell South is interrupting her studies. Determined to end the disturbance, Mary finally answers the phone. “I’d like to speak with Mary Peterson,” says the voice on the other e...

Postscript: A Q&A with Midd couples through the ages

Postscript: A Q&A with Midd couples through the ages

By HANNAH BENSEN and NORA PEACHIN

April 22, 2020

We interviewed seven Middlebury couples about the dating scene at Middlebury, challenges, and their takes on love.

Who started Proc Crush Lists, anyway?

Who started Proc Crush Lists, anyway?

By RILEY BOARD

April 22, 2020

We tracked down the student behind the Middlebury tradition, which started in 2005.

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History of Love at Middlebury