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James Finn
James Finn ’20.5 (he/him pronouns) is an editor at large.

He previously worked as Staff Writer, Features Editor, Opinion Editor, Senior Opinion Editor, News Editor and Managing Editor. Finn is pursuing a degree in History with a minor in Spanish.

During the summer of 2018 he worked as a reporter for the Addison County Independent in Middlebury, writing news and feature stories on local politics, community businesses, environmental issues and sports for the twice-weekly publication that covers Addison County’s 23 towns. This summer, he worked as a reporter for the Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting, covering the intersection of poverty and the pandemic in rural Mississippi.

Originally from Mill Valley, CA, Finn played two years of varsity basketball at Middlebury. He speaks Spanish and has traveled and worked in Guatemala and elsewhere in Central America.

Twitter: @rjamesfinn

James Finn, Editor at Large

Dec 03, 2020
After last-minute cancellation, Febs swap Snow Bowl graduation for stadium celebration (Media)
Nov 17, 2020
Two students test positive for Covid-19, 17 quarantined (Story)
Sep 07, 2020
Covid rules enforcement falls on student leaders (Story)
Aug 31, 2020
After delays, Aug. 28 testing results show no new Covid-19 cases (Story)
Aug 11, 2020
Following entry testing, Middlebury to test 750 people per week for Covid-19 this fall (Story)
Jul 03, 2020
Leaked via social media, letter from four accused professors criticizes administration’s response to racism allegations (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
From cluttered homes to an uncertain fall, survey lays bare students’ pandemic struggles (Story)
May 14, 2020
Students and counselors navigate challenges of tele-mental health care (Story)
Apr 26, 2020
College Instagram campaign features sanctioned student protester, reviving Murray tensions (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Coronavirus news in brief: first employee case of Covid-19, wage continuity update and summer planning (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
With no end to Covid in sight, college will finish semester remotely (Story)
Mar 23, 2020
Midd students scramble to get home as Covid-19 shuts down programs abroad (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Onward: How The Campus is continuing its coverage (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
College confirms suspension of on-campus classes in response to coronavirus concerns (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Middlebury mourns death of Will Nash ’20 (Story)
Jan 25, 2020
Murray waived speaker fee for upcoming talk (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Charles Murray invited back to Middlebury by College Republicans (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Most students choose to remain in Chile despite continued civil unrest (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Update: Study abroad office opts against mandatory evacuation of programs in Chile, offers students options (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Public safety to install security cameras (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Security cameras to be installed on campus (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Black Studies major begins inaugural year (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Beloved basketball coach Russ Lewis Reilly passes away at 74 (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Please, read this newspaper (Story)
Jul 29, 2019
Spotlight on the South (Story/Media)
May 09, 2019
College Struggles to Meet Surging Demand for Mental Health Support (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Major Study of Inclusion on Campus Drops Tomorrow (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
More Details On Legutko Lecture Cancellation; Professor Promises to Re-invite (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
Legutko Still Speaks to Politics Class After Administration Cancels Public Lecture (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
College May End Commons System ‘As It Exists Now’ (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
Snow Bowl, Rikert Slash Prices for Students (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
Middlebury Moves to Divest as Part of New Energy2028 Plan (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
Middlebury Memes Page Partners with Archives (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
Notes from the Desk: Best Summer Ever, Right in My ‘Backyard’ (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Wake & Bake: A Morning With Proctor Baker Ashley LaDuke (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
External Reviewers Assess Impact of Commons System (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
GSFS Alumni Call for Patton to Respond to Title IX Changes in Open Letter (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Community Joins Nation to Rally for Mueller (Story)
Nov 10, 2018
Demonstrators Take Stand in Support of Mueller Investigation (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
O’Brien’s Hair Salon Trims its Last Locks (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Middlebury Rallies to Support Survivors (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
College Parent Driving Force for National Support of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
Cavaliers GM Koby Altman ’04 Talks Life with the Liberal Arts (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
Koby Altman ’04 Facebook Live Interview: Campus Editor James Finn Speaks with Cavaliers GM (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
Town Hall Theater Pitches Beautified Fence Project (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
Middfiles Back Online After Five-Day Malfunction (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Library Display Celebrates Black History Month (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Dining Hall Staff Innovates with Dairy-Free Ice Cream (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Snow Removal Staff Tackles Winter Weather (Story)
Nov 29, 2017
History Department Changes Requirements, Makes Thesis Optional (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Scarnecchia of Kent State Gives Lecture on Race in Zimbabwe (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
SGA Conducts Student Dining Survey (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Mail Center Receives Nearly 13,000 Items Each September (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Calling All Investigators (Story)
May 10, 2017
Hundreds Attend Annual Maple Run (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
Global Health Screens Poverty Inc. (Story)
Apr 20, 2017
Vermont Senate Passes Shield Law Bill (Story)
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