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Students return to Middlebury surrounding senior week, sparking safety concerns

Local residents spotted students on South Street, among other locations in town.

By Abigail Chang

May 29, 2020

“It’s very quiet when there are no students around, and we love having the students come back and all the energy they bring,” said Middlebury resident Barbara Marlow. “This [incident] did not feel like that to the people who were affected. It felt disrespectful, and it felt frightening because of the health concerns involved.”

Senior Week in March: Covid-19 truncates seniors’ final semester

Seniors trekked to the football field for the time-honored tradition of watching the sunrise the day of graduation. But this time, no one was graduating.


March 19, 2020

Last Tuesday, an email leaked announcing Middlebury's move to remote learning. Within minutes, a self-proclaimed "Senior Week" had begun.

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