Update: President Vijayakumar will not be impeached for winter term absence

Update: President Vijayakumar will not be impeached for winter term absence

By SARAH ASCH

December 8, 2019

Over 30 students attended Sunday's SGA meeting, at which the senate voted unanimously to approve Vijayakumar's interpretation of the constitution.

Senate to discuss impeachment of SGA President

Senate to discuss impeachment of SGA President

By SARAH ASCH

December 8, 2019

While the discussion hinges on the interpretation of a flawed constitution regarding the president’s presence over winter term, many worry that the force driving the debate is personal.

Structural change and new initiatives top SGA agenda

By PORTER BOWMAN

December 5, 2019

As the semester came to a close, the SGA discussed eliminating the commons senator positions, voted down a proposed referendum to make Atwater Dining Hall fully vegetarian over Winter Term and began developing a bill to make Thanksgiving break a week long.

Sexual and Relationship Respect Committee develops interactive consent training workshops

By NORA PEACHIN

November 14, 2019

Middlebury is the only school in the NESCAC that does not include a non-online mandatory consent training program in its first year orientation. Elissa Asch ’22.5, head of the SGA Sexual Respect and Relationship Committee (SRR), is changing that.

Is this a magic trick?

By MYLES MAXIE

November 14, 2019

A few weeks ago, I was disappointed to see the removal of the commons system.

On respect and dignity

On respect and dignity

By VARSHA VIJAYAKUMAR

October 31, 2019

I remember exactly what I was wearing: a white, spaghetti-strapped, shirred crop top and my favorite high-waisted blue jeans. Gold hoop earrings. Worn-in Stan Smiths.

Exchange students need representation

Exchange students need representation

By DAN GOLSTEIN

October 17, 2019

Leaving behind your friends and family for a year is an immense decision, and when I touched down in Burlington after 30 hours of traveling, I couldn’t help but feel that I had chosen wrong.

Update on SGA ‘13 Proposals’

Update on SGA ‘13 Proposals’

By PORTER BOWMAN

October 3, 2019

The Student Government Association (SGA) Senate ended the last semester with threats of dissolution if the administration did not comply with a series of 13 proposals. This year, the new senate hopes to move in a new direction.

SGA Decides Against Dissolution as Academic Year Ends

SGA Decides Against Dissolution as Academic Year Ends

By PORTER BOWMAN

May 23, 2019

Since the Student Government Association (SGA) presented its 13 Proposals for Community Healing at a town hall on April 23, the administration has agreed to address several of the SGA’s demands. For now, the administration’s actions appeared to appease the SGA Senate, who ended the academic year ...

Re-visioning Our Education: A Call to Support SGA’s Proposals

By VEE DUONG and JULIANA DUNN

April 25, 2019

This past week, we were angry. We were disappointed. We were not surprised.

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.

On Flags in Ross Dining Hall

By GEORGE WERNER

March 21, 2019

Middlebury's SGA considers hanging a set of national flags in Ross Dining Hall, inspiring a geopolitical discussion.

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