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Feminism, Science Commingle

February 14, 2018

At the end of J-term, BiHall’s Great Hall was transformed for a day into a gallery housing an art show that brought together science, feminism and art. Co-organizers Mikayla Hyman ’20 and Mika Morton...

The J-Term Workshop of Your Dreams

January 24, 2018

On Wednesday nights in the Scott Center, Daniel Morris ’20 makes tea and leads students through a workshop exploring the psychological, philosophical, scientific and spiritual aspects of sleep,...

Visiting Professor Studies Mechanisms of Cancer

January 17, 2018

Visiting Professor and Postdoctoral Research Fellow Julie Merkle from Princeton University is offering a class this winter term on the potential of stem cell therapy and regenerative medicine. Over the...

Stella Lentzou, Kisha Kalra, Josh Goldenberg and Deniz Bingul (all ’18) have been working with Prof. Dash.

Professor Examines Generation of Consciousness

November 15, 2017

Professor Mike Dash of the psychology department explores the question, how does the brain generate our consciousness? He studies this difficult concept by examining learning and memory in rats, observing...

Giddings conducts her biochemical research on the environmental effect of copper runoff at Ely Brook.

Prof Researches Acid Mine Runoff

October 4, 2017

Lesley-Ann Giddings, a professor in the biology department, launched a new research project this August that combines her interest in extremophiles, organisms thriving in extreme environments, with a local...

Prof. Spatafora and Sunho Park ’18 research tooth decay-causing bacteria.

Professor Earns $2.1 Million Research Grant

September 20, 2017

This summer, Dr. Grace Spatafora, professor of biology department, was awarded a $2.1 million National Institutes of Health grant for her research on the oral bacterium, Streptococcus mutans. The grant...

Don Kjelleren Leaves CCI

February 24, 2016

On Feb. 5, Don Kjelleren resigned as Director of Professional and Career Development for the Center for Careers and Internships (CCI). He ended his 17  years at the College to become the Director of the...

Donna Brazile to Speak at College

April 15, 2015

Vice Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee Donna Brazile will be speaking at Middlebury on Tuesday, April 21 at 7 p.m. in Mead Chapel. The event, titled “Political Outlook: Comprehensive Picture...

Carnival Comes With Scheduling Headache

Carnival Comes With Scheduling Headache

February 18, 2015

On Friday, Feb. 13, students enjoyed a day off classes to partake in the College’s 92nd annual Winter Carnival. Home to the oldest student-run carnival in the nation, the College hosts a variety of activities...

Funding for Bunker Events Approved

January 21, 2015

President of the College Ronald D. Liebowitz presented the Student Government Association (SGA) with $10,000 for student-hosted events in the Bunker at the beginning of Winter Term. The funding, which...

Emily Núñez Cavness 12 was one of three alumni named to the Forbes list. (Courtesy Emily Núñez Cavness)

Alumni Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 List

January 14, 2015

Last week, Forbes released its third annual “30 under 30” list, highlighting young adults in different work fields. The list included three Middlebury alumni: Alexandra Cart ’08 and Emily Núñez...

Phi Beta Kappa Members Announced

Phi Beta Kappa Members Announced

November 19, 2014

On Saturday, Oct. 25, ten seniors were inducted into The College’s official chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest honor society, and it recognizes students for extraordinary...

YouPower Reevaluates Performance

November 5, 2014

YouPower, Middlebury College’s student-run spin classes, prides itself on its unique method of energy production, but because of high costs and low returns, the program is being forced to re-examine...

New Intercultural Center Proposed

New Intercultural Center Proposed

October 1, 2014

As the fall semester reaches its fourth week, progress is being made toward the approval of an intercultural center on campus that will provide resources for students of color, first-generation students,...

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