The governor becomes a teacher

November 4, 2010

Vermont Governor Jim Douglas, a 1972 graduate of Middlebury, will teach and serve as a student mentor when his term of office ends in January.

Picking up Butch goes national, again!

November 17, 2010

Since 1960, Middlebury athletes have gone to the home of Richard "Butch" Varno to take him to football and basketball games. See ESPN's latest take on the "Picking up Butch" tradition.

Pet-friendly Midd joins national trend

November 17, 2010

Many colleges are now allowing pets in the dorms as a way to help students adjust to life away from home. At Middlebury one of the best-known pets on campus is a furry rabbit named Fugu.

Tales from the crypt

November 15, 2010

West Cemetery beckons. It's the final resting place for some of the College's most familiar names. So we let historian Jim Ralph '82 be our guide.

Game day at Alumni Stadium

November 17, 2010

There's nothing quite like a football game at Alumni Stadium. Click "Read More" for the sights and sounds of a fall afternoon on the gridiron, and a few surprises, too.

What's next for your computer?

November 17, 2010

The College owns about 3,000 computers and most of them last four or five years. Where do they go when their days are done?

At the movies with Antonio Macia '00

November 17, 2010

With memories of Sundance still fresh in his mind, screenwriter Antonio Macia, Class of 2000, talks about his latest film Holy Rollers, which premiered at the Colorado film festival earlier this year.

"Those were the days..."

November 17, 2010

Meandering trips down memory lane don't always make for great stories. Unless, of course, they involve John Hunisack, a rental car, and a 40-pound bronze sculpture.