TOWNIE TALK

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Elizabeth Lathey The other day while enjoying a meal in a Middlebury dining hall my friend and I were talking about Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream. Being a Vermonter, I know a thing or two about Ben & Jerry's, and I guess I had assumed that most other people have the same innate knowledge a...

Council Approves Academic Interest House Recommendations

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Peter Simon The Community Council Subcommittee on Social and Academic Interest Houses has made recommendations for the future of Middlebury College's nine academic interest houses. The subcommittee's suggestions came as the result of a new system of house evaluation implemented in January, 20...

ADA Fund Awaits Class of 2002 Endorsement

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Claire Bourne The Senior Class Gift Committee, now in its 21st year at Middlebury College, has compiled a list of three potential gifts among which the Class of 2002 will select one in online voting to begin next week. According to Co-Chair Kristie Gonzalez '02, the options include a thesis carrel...

Grad School Beckons Senior Job Hunters Poor Economy Prompts Students to Reevaluate Future Plans

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Claire Bourne The Class of 2002 arrived at Middlebury College four years ago in the midst of the dot-com boom. The prospect of finding a desirable job was favorable, and seniors had the upper hand in the recruiting process. Graduates with bachelor's degrees in engineering and computer science bo...

Education Serves Up More Than Drinks

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Erich Kahner They are friends, counselors and physicians to hundreds. Patrons flock primarily on weekends or after hard days at work seeking the help of these people and taking advantages of the services and products they offer. In their world, the night scene is their playground and the alcohol f...

COLLEGE SHORTS

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Andrea Gissing Bates Senior Killed in BrawlMorgan W. McDuffee, a senior at Bates College, was stabbed to death in a street brawl in Lewiston, Maine, early Sunday morning. The fight involved almost a dozen Bates students and 10 local youths. Maine State Police arrested Brandon Thongsavanh, 19...

New Room Draw Policy Distributes Blocks, Houses Among Commons

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Emily Thayer Last Wednesday, Residential Systems Coordinator Mariah McKechnie '01 met with the Student Government Association (SGA) to present two scenarios for the distribution of senior housing blocks among the five commons and to answer questions concerning changes in room draw procedure. ...

New Safety Phones to be Installed

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Campus Editor in Chief Student Government Association (SGA) President Brian Elworthy '02.5 announced plans to place four additional emergency phones around campus in the coming month. Even though the call box units have already arrived, Facilities Management must await final approval from Direct...

Town Residents to Hear Porter Lot Proposal

By Middlebury Campus

March 5, 2002


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Author: Paul Barnwell A comprehensive Middlebury College parking plan will be presented on Wednesday night at the Middlebury town planning meeting, enabling citizens to voice concern over or support for the proposal. The report, prepared by Director of Public Safety Lisa Boudah, includes a plan to crea...

Proposed Relocation of Town Hall Spurs Controversy

By Middlebury Campus

February 26, 2002


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Author: Devin Zatorski The debate over whether to relocate the Middlebury Municipal Building has splintered town residents into several competing factions, all offering different solutions to a problem that has dragged on for over eight years. According to Town Planner Fred Dunnington, the issue has been fuel...

Trail Around Middlebury Offers Local Recreation, Education

By Middlebury Campus

February 26, 2002


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Author: Megan Michelson Winding its way around Middlebury and surrounding towns is a 14-mile footpath called the Trail Around Middlebury (TAM) that offers students and members of the local community a source of outdoor recreation and a physical landscape in which to learn about the natural environment...

COUNTING ON VERMONT

By Middlebury Campus

February 26, 2002


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Author: [no author name found] 18The age Vermont teens must be in order to legally have a body piercing in any location besides their earlobes, regardless of parental consent, according to a new legislative agreement that will be passed as soon as the proposal receives Governor Dean's signature. The bi...

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