The Middlebury Campus

College Plans to Fundraise for Growing Financial Aid

By ELAINE VELIE

May 9, 2018

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Although Middlebury College has yet to set targets for its goal to increase the number of students receiving financial aid, the incoming first-year class will have more students on financial aid than this year’s first-year ...

Patton Forms New Cabinet of Senior Administrators

By BOCHU DING

May 9, 2018

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President Laurie L. Patton announced changes this week within the senior leadership group, the 17-member advisory council. A nine-member cabinet will be formed out of that group to “improve the efficiency of decision making...

Athletes of Color Form Group in Response to Lack of Diversity

By NICOLE POLLACK

May 9, 2018

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The percentage of students of color on sports teams is lower than Middlebury’s already low percentage of students of color on campus. Middlebury is 63 percent white, and of the ollege’s 2561 students, only 25 percent iden...

Homecoming Parade Wins Tradition Contest

By ELAINE VELIE and ETHAN BRADY

May 9, 2018

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The college announced the winner of the new traditions contest this week. The winning entry, submitted by sophomores Emily Barnard, Ben Snow, Kate Zecca and Sophia Peluso, will be a “Panther Day” parade from downtown Middlebur...

College Recruits from Richer, Whiter High Schools than Peers

By BOCHU DING

May 2, 2018

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College recruitment data cited in a recent New York Times article reveals a trend of recruitment at whiter and richer high schools, with Middlebury’s recruitment strategy noticeably lacking in comparison to its peers that demonstrate...

24/7 Lib Here to Stay… for Now

By ELIZABETH SAWYER

May 2, 2018

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Davis Family Library will remain open for 24 hours each day of finals week, according to Michael Roy, the dean of the library. Roy reached this decision after considering student survey data and deliberating with administrators...