Student voting participation triples from 2014 to 2018 midterm elections

Student voting participation triples from 2014 to 2018 midterm elections

By NORA PEACHIN

September 26, 2019

Student voting initiatives helped to boost the percentage of students who voted from 15% to 51% in four years.

Varsha Vijayakumar for SGA President

Varsha Vijayakumar for SGA President

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD

April 18, 2019

We are proud to endorse Varsha Vijayakumar for SGA President.

Notes from the SGA President

By NIA ROBINSON

April 11, 2019

Happy (kind of) spring everyone!

This Year, Let’s Close the Turnout Gap

This Year, Let’s Close the Turnout Gap

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD

November 1, 2018

This is a chance for voters to translate critiques of the Trump administration into tangible change by voting for ballot measures and candidates they feel represent their values. 

Local Elections are in Your Hands

Local Elections are in Your Hands

By HAYDEN DUBLOIS

November 1, 2018

If you’re not paying attention to what’s going on in our state and local races, now’s the time. Because your vote may very well be the deciding factor in an election.

Young People: You Should Care, Too

Young People: You Should Care, Too

By ETHAN SONNEBORN

November 1, 2018

It is clear that youth engagement in government and politics is more important than ever. 

Foreign Correspondents: Yaoundé, Cameroon

Foreign Correspondents: Yaoundé, Cameroon

By EMILY RAY

November 1, 2018

It didn’t feel like the country of Cameroon, situated between West and Central Africa, had just elected the same president, Paul Biya, for the seventh time, after having lived under his power for 36 years.

The Pragmatic Left: Dos and Don’ts for Winning Elections

By JOEY LYONS

September 13, 2018

How the Democrats can come out on top.

Response to ‘Germany’s Racist Wake-Up Call’

By JANNIS BUSCHKY

October 4, 2017

As the AfD (Alternative für Deutschland) shattered the traditional political landscape by coming in as the third strongest party with 13 percent of the vote, last week’s German election continues to unsettle Germans and foreigners who fear for the tolerance and inclusivity that has characterized the pol...

Calvin McEathron Finishes Campaign

Calvin McEathron Finishes Campaign

By Harry Cramer

November 5, 2014

On Tuesday, Nov. 4, Calvin McEathron ’16 concluded his bid for the two-seat Addison-1 district in the Vermont House of Representatives. When the votes were tallied Tuesday night, Amy Sheldon and incumbent Betty Nuovo took first and second and will represent Middlebury in the legislature. McEathron...

New First Year Senators Elected

By Emma Dunlap

September 24, 2014

The online voting period for the Student Government Association (SGA) First-Year Senator elections opened last Friday, Sept. 19. First-years placed their votes in ranked order for three candidates: Christina Brook ’18, April Poole ’18, and Jin Sohn ’18. When the polls closed twenty-four hours later...

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