“Undressing Cinderella”: Behind the Scenes

“Undressing Cinderella”: Behind the Scenes

By Maggie Cochrane

April 11, 2013


Filed under The Campus Current

On Tuesday, April 9th, the Theatre department sponsored a lunch and discussion about Middlebury's inaugural New Play Festival.  Assistant Professor Andrew Smith '97.5 sent out a prompt to as many playwrights sources as he could in order to produce two evenings of plays, co-directed by himself and ...

Spring Construction Kick-Off

Spring Construction Kick-Off

By Leah Pickett

April 7, 2013


Filed under Featured, The Campus Current

On Thursday, April 4, Middlebury's Solar Decathlon team welcomed visitors to Ridgeline parking lot, the location of the team's new house, InSite. Festivities included speeches by President Ron Liebowitz and student leaders on the Solar Decathlon team as well as an InSite trivia competition, live music from...

Pulse Found-Object Percussion

Pulse Found-Object Percussion

By Leah Pickett

April 7, 2013


Filed under Featured, The Campus Current

On Saturday, April 6, percussion ensemble Pulse performed in Hepburn Zoo. Pulse, a group from Skidmore College, is a found-object percussion group. Listen to the full 30-minute show here:  [soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/86867768" params="" width=" 100%" height="166" iframe="true"...

Behind the Scenes of the April Fools Edition

Behind the Scenes of the April Fools Edition

By Maggie Cochrane

April 4, 2013


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The Campus editors get serious about satire, discuss the history of the edition, and share some of their personal April Fools bests.  Enjoy this year's April Fools Issue!...

Men’s Basketball: The Road to Salem

Men’s Basketball: The Road to Salem

By Charlotte Gardiner

March 22, 2013


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Men's Basketball defeated Ithaca 73-72 last Saturday, March 16, earning the team a spot in the NCAA Elite Eight in Salem, Virginia. The boys play North Central (Illinois) tonight at 8PM in a Quarterfinal match-up. The winner heads to the Final Four Tournament! GOOD LUCK MIDD! Watch the team's "Roa...

Middlebrow Presents: Paddy O’Furniture

Middlebrow Presents: Paddy O’Furniture

By Maggie Cochrane

March 19, 2013


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On Monday, March 18th, Middlebrow presented "Paddy O'Furniture" in the Abernethy Room.  The improv group entertained the watching crowd with scenes based solely around the suggestion "Horse Track."...

The Middlebury Orchestra Performs

The Middlebury Orchestra Performs

By Maggie Cochrane

March 17, 2013


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On Friday, March 15th, the Middlebury College Orchestra held their first concert of the spring semester in the CFA Concert Hall.  The Concert included Bruce Jia '16 on alto saxophone leading the group in "Scaramouche" by Darius Milhaud.  Jia is the winner of the 2013 Alan and Joyce Buecher Concerto Co...

Wolff Addresses “Power of Sport”

Wolff Addresses “Power of Sport”

By Charlotte Gardiner

March 16, 2013


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On Friday, March 15, guest speaker Eli Wolff from Brown University spoke to a crowd of students and coaches about “the power of sport.” Wolff is the leader of the Sport and Development Project at Brown, where he received his undergraduate degree. He has competed on the Paralympic soccer team twice ...

Water Symposium: Water Divided

Water Symposium: Water Divided

By Charlotte Gardiner

March 15, 2013


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The Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs is hosting the First Annual International Conference (go/waterconference), "The Politics of Freshwater: Access and Identity in a Changing Environment" from Thursday, March 14 through Saturday, March 16. The Campus Current will be live blogging the conference's fir...

Bras in Bi Hall

Bras in Bi Hall

By Kathryn DeSutter

March 13, 2013


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Margaret Cramer '12 presenter her "Commando" line of lingerie and swimwear at the Senior Job Fling on Wednesday, March 13 in McCardell Bicentennial Hall....

Delta House Awaits Fate

Delta House Awaits Fate

By Charlotte Gardiner

March 13, 2013


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On Tuesday, March 12, students flooded an Axinn classroom in support of the Delta House. The social house faces possible disbanding due to violations of the Inter-House Council and college regulations. While the Residential Life Committee was set to reach an agreement yesterday, there was no majority vote, so the decision will be postpo...

Chili Fest 2013

Chili Fest 2013

By Maggie Cochrane

March 11, 2013


Filed under Featured, The Campus Current

On Saturday, March 9th, Middlebury hosted the fifth annual Vermont Chili Festival.  Main Street was crowded with stalls, people, and even pigs as visitors went through hundreds of cups of chili and tried to pick a favorite.  Other highlights of the day included face painting, ascending a firetruck's ladder provided...

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