The Middlebury Campus

“Read Books Written By Those You Disagree With”

By Rachel Frank

April 23, 2014

Filed under Opinion

I am a student in Professor Dry’s Race, Sex and the Constitution course and for my presentation at the Spring Student Symposium reading a paper I wrote for the class, I’ve been called a racist. First, in beyond the green’s previe...

Donation Manipulation

Donation Manipulation

April 16, 2014

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(Your Opinion Here)

April 16, 2014

Things We Won’t Tolerate

By Guest Contributor

March 5, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Last week, our fellow editor Edward O’Brien ’17 wrote an interesting Notes from the Desk calling out a group of straight Middlebury guys who verbally berated men who tried to dance with them at a Q&A (Queers and Allies) pa...

Middlebury-U?

By Sarah Sicular

February 26, 2014

Filed under Opinion

In the fall of senior year at my high school, the question people were constantly asking each other was not ‘where are you applying ED?’ but rather ‘to which Ivy are you applying ED?’ Given this attitude of my classmates,...

Tolerance: More Than a Number of Beers

By Edward O'Brien

February 26, 2014

Filed under Opinion

You don’t control where you came from or how you were born. You don’t have control whether you were born with privilege any more than you can control whether you were born without it. The one thing you do have absolute control...

Introducing Our Newest Writers

By Molly Talbert

December 4, 2013

Filed under Opinion

This week our paper looks a little different because we have a few new writers — high school students! Two weeks ago, middbeat posted a video made by an English class at Middlebury Union High. Although the video was made...

Why Apathy is Easier

By Alex Edel

November 13, 2013

Filed under Opinion

If anyone has ventured down to the CFA recently, they will see a bizarre looking sculpture perched on top of the hill by the pond. With its door open, one can look inside Vito Acconci’s “Way Station,” which had been previously displayed outside of Bihall starting in 1983. The piece w...

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