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 MiddNews 2016 Site Editor Log On Home » Offices & Services » Administration » Office of Communications and Marketing » MiddNews » MiddNews 2013 » November 2013 Trustees Discuss Governance and Investment Performance November 13, 2013 – The Board of Trustees reviewed a proposal to amend its committee structure, examined the endowment, and approved an MA in teaching Hebrew. Once-Controversial Sculpture Returns 30 Years Later [video] November 13, 2013 – A provocative work that once caused outrage is reinstalled as part of Middlebury's public art collection. Student Filmmakers Win Top Honors [video] November 12, 2013 – A short creepy thriller produced in 24 hours by five Middlebury students won first prize in the Sleepless in Burlington Festival. Syria's Chemical Weapons Trace Back to Russia November 12, 2013 – Amy Smithson of the Monterey Institute is one of the media's go-to experts about the elimination of Syria's chemical weapons. New Grant Will Help College Prevent and Respond to Sexual Violence November 12, 2013 – The three-year $272,528 grant from the Department of Justice will support education and training programs. Homecoming '13 Highlights [slide show & video] November 13, 2013 – Music, football, storytelling, and good cheer were in store for the alumni who returned for Homecoming. Young Writers Honored with Ward Prize November 12, 2013 – The cash prize named for a member of the Class of 1925 recognizes outstanding essay writing by first-year students. Print Journalism in the Age of Twitter November 13, 2013 – Peter Savodnik ’94, a former print journalist, is now traveling the globe producing short films for Stateless Media. Phi Beta Kappa Chapter Inducts 11 Students November 13, 2013 – The nation's oldest academic honor society welcomed new members during Fall Family Weekend.