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Middlebury, magnified: reframing ‘J-Term play term’

Middlebury, magnified: reframing 'J-Term play term'


February 20, 2020

Touring Middlebury, prospective students are told to be excited about J-term.

SGA to Fund Financial Aid for Lessons at Snow Bowl


November 15, 2018

On Sunday night, the Student Government Association (SGA) passed a Snow Bowl Scholarship Bill allocating $2,500 towards the scholarship fund.

Ski Squads Have Historic Weekend on Slopes

The nordic teams raced in their second competition of the season at the St. Michael’s Carnival on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 20 and 21.


January 24, 2018

The Alpine Ski Team opened up their season last weekend at Sugarloaf Mountain in Carabassett, Maine. High winds cancelled the first day of the Colby Carnival, but the Panthers got on the mountain this past Sunday. The women’s side finished in a tie for first place with Dartmouth, finishing with 22...

Severe Weather Impedes Winter Activities

The view from Heaven’s Gate chairlift on Lincoln’s Peak.


January 17, 2018

Over winter break and into New Year’s, the country as a whole and New England in particular experienced severely cold temperatures. Vermont saw many days of below zero degree weather with temperatures in Burlington dipping to 28 below during the day and as low as 40 below at night. The cold weather eve...

Nordic Skiing Nets Nice Start

A Middlebury skier races down the mountain at the 2017 Middlebury Carnival, which the Panthers placed third out of 15 teams in.


January 17, 2018

The Middlebury Nordic ski team opened their 2018 campaign at the Colby Carnival this past weekend, with both the men’s and women’s squads managing an impressive showing despite the unfavorable weather that caused Saturday’s races to be cancelled at Quarry Road Trails in Waterville, Maine. Skiers c...

Skiers Look to Take on Slopes


January 17, 2018

The opportunity to ski and snowboard factors into the college decision for a good number of Middlebury students. With convenient shuttles to the Snow Bowl offered almost hourly and Sugarbush Mountain less than an hour away, opportunities to get on the snow are everywhere. The mountains are a place of e...

Panther Skiers Combine for Eleventh Place at NCAA Race

By Nicole Roos

March 16, 2016

The Alpine and Nordic ski teams combined for an 11th place finish at the NCAA Championships this past weekend. The Colorado Buffaloes hosted the Championship in Steamboat Springs, Colo. on March 9-12. The Panthers finished in 11th out of the 21 teams total, with 133 points. Meanwhile, Denver’s...

Panther Skiiers Finish Fourth at Home Carnival

Kae Fink '16 prepares for the mass-start race on Sunday, Feb. 28th.
Photo by Michael O'Hara

By Nicole Roos

March 2, 2016

A handful of podium finishes, including Rob Cone ’17’s first-place finish in the slalom, propelled the Panther ski teams to a fourth place finish in the Middlebury Carnival this past weekend. The EISA Championship races were held at the Snow Bowl on Feb. 26-27 for the Alpine teams, and at ...

Skiing Builds Momentum for Winter Carnival

By Nicole Roos

February 24, 2016

Wins by Nordic skier Annie Pokorny ’16 and Alpine skier Colin Hayes ’17 in the second day of racing led the Middlebury ski teams to a combined fourth place finish in the Williams Carnival on February 19-20. The University of Vermont won the competition with 992 points, followed by Dartmouth (919),...

Panthers Skiers Find Success In Recent Carnivals

By Nicole Roos

February 18, 2016

Over the past few weeks, the Panther ski teams have combined for two fourth place finishes at the University of Vermont and Dartmouth carnivals. At the UVM carnival, the alpine team was first to compete on Jan. 29-30, while the Nordic portion of the carnival took place on Feb. 5-6. First-year Caroline...

Panther Skiers Combine to Place Fourth at Colby Carnival

By Nicole Roos

January 27, 2016

Senior Nordic captain Kelsey Phinney ‘16 picked up her second win of the season as the Alpine and Nordic teams combined for a fourth place finish last weekend, Jan. 23-24. Alpine events took place at Sugarloaf Mountain while the Nordic team took to the trails at the Quarry Road Recreational Area in...

Panther Ski Team Places Fourth at Bates Carnival

By Nicole Roos

January 20, 2016

Nordic skier Kelsey Phinney ’16 picked up her first career win on Saturday, Jan. 16 as the nordic and alpine teams combined for a 4th place finish in the opening carnival of the season. Alpine events took place at Sunday River, while the nordic teams competed at the Quarry Road Recreational Area in...

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