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Community Council Addresses Cultural Appropriation in Dining Hall Menus

By Sabine Poux, Arts & Sciences Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under News

The Community Council has unanimously called for the College to reassess and change the names of dining menu items that may be deemed offensive. The recommendation, sponsored by Charles Rainey ’19 and passed on April 25, outlines a pla...

Dispatches from Monterey

By Caitlin Towers, Monterey Correspondent

May 3, 2017

Filed under News

This April, the Middlebury Institute of International Studies became the first graduate school to be named a Fair Trade University. Over the course of this academic year, students have been working to complete a fair trade campa...

Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! Delivers Lecture

By Bridget Colliton, Contributing Writer

May 3, 2017

Filed under News

On April 26, Amy Goodman, broadcast journalist, syndicated columnist, investigative reporter and author, delivered a keynote address to more than 200 audience members in Wilson Hall. Goodman’s visit to the College is part o...

SGA Update

By Kyle Naughton, SGA Correspondent & Senior Writer

May 3, 2017

Filed under News

The April 23rd meeting of the Student Government Association (SGA) began with senatorial updates regarding constituent feedback. Senator Pustejovsky first outlined her constituents’ concern over the current laundry system and...

Former Financial Policy Causes Significant Tuition Increase

By Nick Garber, News Editor

April 26, 2017

Filed under News

Editor’s Note: This article is the second in a series that will examine the current financial state of the College. In recent years, the College has run budget deficits and has been forced to rein in spending in order to ensu...

Students Elect SGA President, CC Co-Chairs

By Kyle Naughton, Senior Writer

April 26, 2017

Filed under News

The spring elections for the Student Government Association (SGA) were held on April 19, appointing a multitude of new representatives who will serve in the Senate next year. Jin Sohn ’18 was elected as the new President of SGA, while...

Middlebury Community Observes Holocaust Remembrance Day

By Bridget Colliton, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

Filed under News

A ceremony for Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom HaShoah, took place on Sunday, April 23, in Mead Memorial Chapel. The College’s Charles P. Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life sponsored the event, and students Sarah ...

Student Panelists Discuss “What Should Free Speech on Middlebury’s Campus Look Like?”

By Caroline Agsten, News Editor

April 26, 2017

Filed under News

On April 24 the Student Government Association (SGA) in conjunction with The Campus hosted a panel that addressed the question “What Should Free Speech on Middlebury’s Campus Look Like?” Student panelists included Juan And...

Community Council Update

By John Gosselin, Senior Writer

April 26, 2017

Filed under News

At the April 11 meeting, Director of Financial Aid Operations Michael McLaughlin and Associate Vice President for Financial Services Operations David Provost discussed how outside financial aid impacts the college’s financial aid ...

Meal Plan Changes to be Implemented Next Fall

By Kyle Naughton, Senior Writer

April 26, 2017

Filed under News

Starting in fall 2017, Middlebury will use a swipe-based dining plan to replace the current open dining system. Students will be required to swipe their MiddCards to gain entrance into campus dining halls as opposed to freely ent...