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Trustee board moves toward Universal Design, adds second student constituent


March 12, 2020

The Middlebury Board of Trustees approved at their recent meeting the addition of a second Student Constituent Advisor (SSCA) and the use of Universal Design in the renovation of Warner Hall, a set of standards that goes beyond the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) guideline.

First trustee meeting addresses ‘BLUEprint’ commons system changes, student-faculty relationship and more


October 31, 2019

Trustees visited campus for their first meeting of the academic year, mingled with staff and stuff and discussed the Board agenda.

SLG corner: so what is the Board of Trustees, anyway?

SLG corner: so what is the Board of Trustees, anyway?


October 17, 2019

Greetings Middlebury! With this column, we are inaugurating the first “SLG Corner,” a project cooked up between The Campus, Senior Leadership Group (SLG) and the Student Government Association (SGA).

Trustees Meet, Talk Diversity and Inclusion

By Holden Barnett

January 27, 2016

The trustees who serve on the College Board of Overseers discussed diversity and inclusivity last week during one of three of the Board of Trustees’ annual conferences. The Board’s governance system is divided into three Boards of Overseers: one for the College, one for the Middlebury Institute of...

New Members Join Board of Trustees

Baishakhi Taylor, the new Dean of Students

By Caroline Agsten

September 17, 2015

Four Middlebury graduates were elected to the Board of Trustees in July, including two women of color, as term trustees and an alumni trustee. The new trustees include Joseph W. Brown ’90, Leilani McClellan Brown ’93, Janine Feng ’92 and Henry J. Simonds ’97. These appointees will serve on the...

Trustees Discuss Changes to Housing, Tuition

Representatives from a design firm presented the initial plans for new senior housing on Tuesday. (Rachel Frank/The Middlebury Campus)

By Joe Flaherty

February 11, 2015

Changes to tuition and senior housing are on the table following the latest meeting of the Board of Trustees. While the Trustees tackled a variety of topics in their January 22 to 24 meeting, their discussions indicate two significant changes in the months ahead for the College’s finances and infra...

Board of Trustees Restructures

By Ellie Reinhardt

October 1, 2014

The Middlebury College Board of Trustees held their first meeting under the new governance structure on Sept. 18 – 21. The bi-annual meeting of the Trustees was held at the College and addressed resolutions regarding the new Identity System and Sustainability and Carbon Neutrality. The most importan...

The Trustee Who Told Big Oil to Take a Hike

By Julia John

October 16, 2013

Patrick McConathy is an entrepreneur of diverse interests and accomplishments. From Colorado, he joined the Middlebury College Board of Trustees in 2005. McConathy brings to the table a Western-U.S. perspective, enthusiasm for the institution, decades of experience and networks in the energy industry...

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