Return to Offices & Services College Communications communicationsmarket.jpg MiddNews (hidden) Midd News 2010 MiddNews 2011 MiddNews 2012 MiddNews 2013 August 2013 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 January 2013 February 2013 March 2013 April 2013 May 2013 June 2013 July 2013 MiddNews 2014 MiddNews 2015 Read the latest Middlebury Magazine Site Editor Log On Home » Offices & Services » Administration » Office of Communications and Marketing » MiddNews » MiddNews 2013 » January 2013 Celebration for Febs, Families, and Friends January 17, 2013 – About 65 seniors will complete their academic requirements this month and celebrate Feb. 1-2 with a reception, ceremony, and traditional "ski down" at the Snow Bowl. Alison Byerly Named President of Lafayette College January 17, 2013 – The former Middlebury provost, who has served on the faculty since 1989, will become the 17th president of Lafayette. Panel Will Discuss Endowment and the Environment January 17, 2013 – The discussion on Jan. 22 will be the first in a series of open conversations with the college community about Middlebury's endowment. Tenure for Seven Faculty Members January 16, 2013 – The board of trustees, at its meeting in December, promoted seven faculty members to the rank of associate professor without limit of tenure. Center for Social Entrepreneurship to hold Symposium, Jan. 24-26 January 17, 2013 – Environmental leaders Majora Carter, Billy Parish, and Bill McKibben will speak on social entrepreneurship and social justice. The Vermont World Language Initiative January 16, 2013 – Middlebury Interactive Languages and Middlebury College will provide up to 30 Vermont schools with discounted, unlimited access to Web-based courses in Chinese, French, German, Latin, and Spanish. Dan Rather Reports on Student From Kenya [video] January 17, 2013 – It's a long way from his remote village in Africa, but Gilbert Kipkorir '16 is doing just fine balancing academics and athletics in his first year at Middlebury. Three Colleges Working Together to Cut Costs January 17, 2013 – Middlebury, Saint Michael’s College, and Champlain College will form the Green Mountain Higher Education Consortium. Digital Scholarship in the 21st Century January 17, 2013 – What will faculty publishing look like in the not-too-distant future? Very different, says a panel of experts. McKibben Named Vermonter of the Year January 17, 2013 – Bill McKibben, Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury, was selected as Vermonter of the Year by the largest daily newspaper in the state.