Diallo House Quartet at 51 Main

Diallo House Quartet at 51 Main

By Gregory Woolston

November 11, 2012


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On Saturday, Nov. 10 the New York City-based Diallo House Quartet performed at 51 Main. The quartet has been one of many jazz groups to perform here in the past weeks, with other concerts by the Justin Perdue Quartet, Eight 02, and the Sound Investment Jazz Ensemble. For those interested in jazz, the ...

Music Extravaganza!!!

Music Extravaganza!!!

By Gregory Woolston

November 9, 2012


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On Friday, Nov. 9 the Middlebury College MLK Spiritual Choir performed their "Music Extravaganza!!!" at the Mahaney Center for the Arts Concert Hall. The large choir was directed by Twilight Artist in Residence Dr. François S. Clemmons and accompanied by Dr. Burt Dudding. Following an introduction and dedication to the victims of Hurricane Sandy, the fifty-member ensemble o...

Victory for Political Scientists

Victory for Political Scientists

By Gregory Woolston

November 9, 2012


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After monitoring and analyzing election returns with students on Tuesday evening, Professors Matt Dickinson and Bert Johnson discussed the election with Middlebury Magazine, as part of their "Professor Pundits" series. It’s all about the data. Wrapping up their year-long series of commentaries about t...

Vermont Collegiate Choral Consortium

Vermont Collegiate Choral Consortium

By Maggie Cochrane

November 9, 2012


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On Thursday, Nov. 8 five local choral groups joined together to sing at Mead Chapel. Each group performed a piece of their own before combining for Fauré's "Requiem" with a live Orchestra.  The Middlebury College Choir, University of Vermont College Choir, Saint Michael's College Chorale, Johnson ...

Election at the (Karl Rove) Crossroads Cafe

Election at the (Karl Rove) Crossroads Cafe

By Gregory Woolston

November 7, 2012


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On Tuesday, Nov. 6 students and faculty gathered at the (Karl Rove) Crossroads Cafe to monitor and analyze election results with the help of Professor of Political Science Matt Dickinson and Associate Professor of Political Science Bert Johnson. Professor Dickinson liveblogged presidential election...

Dalai Lama’s Return to Middlebury

Dalai Lama’s Return to Middlebury

By Gregory Woolston

November 6, 2012


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Middlebury Magazine recently released the following short video by Brendan Mahoney ’11, documenting "the Dalai Lama's Return to Middlebury" for two days in mid-October. In addition to backstage footage and that of His Holiness' lectures, the video also makes use of the Campus' interview with t...

Global Rhythms Talent Show

Global Rhythms Talent Show

By Rachel Frank

November 5, 2012


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On Saturday, Nov. 3 Wonnacott Commons hosted Global Rhythms, an annual talent show, in the McCullough Social Space. Nick Warren (above left) put a new twist on a Harry Potter scene with his retelling, RIDDIM (above right) performed a hip-hop dance medley , The Casual Ales (bottom left) gave the...

Men’s Water Polo Championship

By Rachel Frank

November 3, 2012


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On Saturday, Nov. 3 the men's water polo team played against Tufts in the first game of the Division III Club Water Polo Championship; though the game was close, it ended in a 11-12 loss for Middlebury. A live stream of the tournament, as well as additional coverage on each game, can be found on the...

Mamajamas Perform Halloween Concert

Mamajamas Perform Halloween Concert

By Gregory Woolston

November 3, 2012


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On Wednesday, Oct. 31 the Mamajamas performed for a large crowd of students gathered in Hepburn Lounge. Most, including the entire a cappella group, came in costume to celebrate the occasion; the Mamajamas also threw candy into their audience throughout their first song, a remixed version of Nelly...

Old Chapel: Liberal Arts Evolution

By Gregory Woolston

November 2, 2012


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With the ongoing discussion regarding the value of a liberal arts education – including an faculty op-ed, comments on the Project on Creativity and Innovation and a Campus editorial – Middlebury Magazine recently interviewed President of the College Ronald D. Liebowitz about the topic. On the eve of the fall semester, Presiden...

DLWC Given Reprimand by Judicial Board

By Bronwyn Oatley

November 2, 2012


Filed under The Campus Current

UPDATE: Just past 1 a.m. — over 10 hours after the beginning of the proceedings — the students were found guilty by the Community Judicial Board and given a reprimand. They will not be subject to any official College discipline. ---------- At 3 p.m. a capacity crowd was in attendance in Dan...

Me and My Guitar

Me and My Guitar

By Rachel Frank

October 30, 2012


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Arnav Adhikari belts out a song that he wrote with his band back home. Arnav was one of four talented Middlebury students who performed in the Gamut Room on Tuesday evening. (Campus/Rachel Frank)...

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