Middlebury's 587 first-year students learned about the College's cherished history and traditions at the 215th convocation.
The third annual International Politics and Economics Symposium will gather scholars for a series of discussions on September 12.
Included are new works by veteran authors, among them Peter Cooley, Stephen Dixon, Debora Greger, Bob Hicok, and Carl Phillips.
This year's Alumni College offered topics ranging from the mountain geology of the Northeast to the foods and "foodways" of Italy.
The latest addition to the College's public art collection is a large cor-ten steel sculpture by alumnus J. Pindyck Miller ’60.
On a warm, sunny Labor Day 587 first-year students moved into their residence halls to begin Middlebury orientation.
The College will host a memorial service on Sunday, Sept. 14 at 3 p.m. in Kirk Alumni Center, followed immediately by a reception at the Squash Center.
Two art history majors conducted an inventory of art and objects at Middlebury's historic Community House.
Professor Emeritus Michael R. Katz has translated into English two previously unpublished novellas written by Sophia Tolstoy.
Held for nearly two years by an Al Qaeda affiliate in Syria, Peter Theo Curtis ’91 was released unexpectedly.