2014 (94)

With Torture, America Hurt Itself for Nothing
CNN, December 10, 2014, Jay Parini

A Native Daughter Returns to Afghanistan on Daring Mission: Educating Girls
National Geographic, December 9, 2014, Shabana Basij-Rasikh ’11

Thousands of Iraq Chemical Weapons Destroyed
The New York Times, November 22, 2014, Jeffrey Lewis, Monterey Institute

Middlebury Announces First Female President
New England Cable News Network, November 18, 2014

Five Great Teachers On What Makes A Great Teacher
NPR, November 8, 2014, Renee Moore MA English ‘97

The Barabbas Theory of Voting
The Daily Beast, November 2, 2014, Jay Parini

Which President Cut the Most Nukes?
The New York Times, November 1, 2014, Monterey Institute

Obama Urges U.S. Leadership to Stem Ebola Outbreak
Wall Street Journal, October 29, 2014, Matt Dickinson

Zuckerberg’s Chinese Lessons are Scalable
Reuters, October 28, 2014, Michael Geisler

Why the Blackwater Convictions Will Do Nothing To Slow America’s "Shadow Armies"
The Washington Post, October 23, 2014, Allison Stanger

Rural Areas Seek Piece of Subprime-Loan Settlement
Yahoo! Finance, October 21, 2014, Peter Nelson 

Incoming Feb Makes TIME's List of 25 Most Influential Teens
TIME, October 13, 2014, Megan Grassell '18.5

Students Respond to TV Host’s Criticism of Islam
USA Today, October 10, 2014, Rana Abdelhamid '15

A Smuggled Girl’s Odyssey of False Promises and Fear
The New York Times, October 5, 2014, David Stoll

Muslim Integration Successes in Europe
The Washington Post, October 3, 2014, Erik Bleich

Can Protest Be Too Peaceful?
The Atlantic, October 3, 2014, Visiting Assistant Professor Orion Lewis

‘Robert Gober: The Heart Is Not a Metaphor,’ at MoMA
The New York Times, October 2, 2014, Robert Gober '76

Schulman Takes Cowboy Boots to PayPal
Bloomberg News, October 1, 2014, Dan Schulman

‘Yes Means Yes’ Is a Bad Coupling of Feminism and the State
The Chronicle of Higher Education, September 29, 2014, Laurie Essig

U.S. Ramping Up Major Renewal in Nuclear Arms
Washington Post, September 21, 2014, Jeffrey Lewis, Monterey Institute

New York, Sound the Climate Change Alarm
New York Daily News, September 20, 2014, Bill McKibben

Entrepreneur Used Her Frustration To Fuel A Business
Forbes, September 10, 2014, Megan Grassell '18

Growing Concerns of Ebola as Weapon
The New York Times, September 10, 2014, Raymond A. Zilinskas, MIIS

The Next Tango With Paris
The Atlantic, September 4, 2014, Ta-Nehisi Coates

How Political Science 'Conquered Washington'
The Christian Science Monitor, September 4, 2014, Matthew Dickinson

On Learning New Things
The Dish, August 30, 2014, Bill McKibben

Acting French
The Atlantic, August 29, 2014, Ta-Nehisi Coates

Get Rid of Assault Weapons
CNN, August 28, 2014, Jay Parini

Socratic Model for the Humanities Today
The New York Times, August 19, 2014, Martha Woodruff

Sophia Tolstoy Has Her Say: ‘The Kreutzer Sonata Variations’
The New York Times, August 19, 2014, Michael Katz

A Fashionable Take on Recycling Military Surplus
ABC News, August 14, 2014, Emily Núñez '12

No Anti-Incumbent Wave in Sight
U.S. News & World Report, August 15, 2014, Matt Dickinson

Bernie Sanders for President?
Washington Post, August 11, 2014, Professor Emeritus of Political Science Eric Davis

The Pope's Ten Tips for Happiness
CNN.com, August 4, 2014, Jay Parini

Good News About Muslims in Europe
The Washington Post, July 22, Erik Bleich

'Stopgap' Government Frustrates Feds and Businesses
Marketplace, July 15, Matt Dickinson

Bringing the Arts Out of the Indiana Jones Storeroom
Times Higher Education, July 3, 2016, Tim Spears

Even Jesus Wouldn't Buy 'The Rapture'
CNN, July 6, 2014, Jay Parini

Filmmaker to Correct Film on Guatemala War
MSN News, July 6, 2014, David Stoll 

Younger Millennials are US Prosperity's Best Hope
Bloomberg Businessweek, June 26, 2014, Astrid Schanz-Garbassi '12

Foreign Investors May Be Behind Your Paycheck
NPR, Marketplace, June 20, 2014, Moyara Ruehsen, The Monterey Institute

Quidditch Documentary to be Released This Fall
The Christian Science Monitor, June 16, 2014

Steven Hauschka's Road to the Super Bowl
ESPN.com, June 13, 2014, Steven Hauschka '07

Middlebury to Host Social Entrepreneurship Summit
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, June 10, 2014

Boston Bus Service Learns Riders’ Rhythms
The New York Times, June 4, 2014, Matthew George '12

Why Did Pope Francis Pray at the Wall?
CNN.com, May 27, 2014, Jay Parini

Avoiding Speech Is a Slippery Slope
The New York Times, May 19, 2014, Laurie Essig

Jay Parini Discusses GOP Hypocrisy
The Daily Beast, May 11, 2014

Can’t Find It at the Mall? Make It Yourself
The New York Times, May 10, 2014, Megan Grassell '18.5

Polio Eradication's Difficult Decade
CBC News, May 10, 2014, Svea Closser

Lawmakers Mull Biological Weapons Threat From Russia
Time, May 8, 2014, Amy Smithson, James Martin Center

Trauma Warnings Move from Internet to Ivory Tower
Associated Press, April 26, 2014, Laurie Essig

Did Jesus Really Rise From the Dead?
CNN.com, April 18, 2014, Jay Parini

Climate Change and the Fossil Fuel Divestiture Movement
Institutional Investor, April 15, 2014

Middlebury Students Get a Taste for Learning
Edible Louisville, April 2014

Data-driven Bus Service Set to Roll Out
The Boston Globe, April 11, 2014, Matthew George '12

Advancing and Assessing Social Entrepreneurship at Middlebury
The Association of American Colleges and Universities Newsletter, April 2014

Bert Johnson Discusses McCutcheon v. FEC 
U.S. News, April 3, 2014

North Korea Vows to Use ‘New Form’ of Nuclear Test
New York Times, March 30, 2014, Jeffrey Lewis,
James Martin Center

Jay Parini: Why Vermont is Not Godless
March 18, 2014

Laurie Essig Discusses Trigger Warnings
The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 10, 2014

Japan Has Nuclear 'Bomb in the Basement'
NBC News, March 11, 2014, Jeffrey Lewis, James Martin Center

Syria Falls Behind Destroying Its Chemical Weapons
NPR, Morning Edition, March 5, 2014, Amy Smithson, James Martin Center

How Most Anyone Can Find Photos of Secret Government Sites
NPR, Marketplace, February 16, 2014, Jeffrey Lewis, James Martin Center

Syria Accused of Stalling Disarmament Process
NPR, Morning Edition, February 5, 2014, Amy Smithson, James Martin Center

Bloomberg's New Plan: Save the Ocean, Feed the World
The Atlantic, February 4, 2014, Monterey Institute

When Is It OK to Call Someone a Nazi?
Huffington Post, January 31, 2014

Two Seahawks Revel in their Mass. Roots
Boston Globe, January 29, 2014

The Languages We're Learning Now
NPR, On Point, January 13, 2014

Removal of Syria's Chemical Weapons Underway
WBUR/NPR - Here and Now, January 9, 2014

Hagel Praises U.S. Nuclear Forces, Gets Reminder of Morale Issues
Chicago Tribune (Reuters), January 9, 2014