In his latest book, Professor Emeritus Michael Katz reveals that Sophia Tolstoy was a literary figure in her own right.
The 2014-15 season at the Mahaney Center promises an exciting line-up of visual and performing arts.
Middlebury's squash center has a new living roof designed to reduce stormwater runoff and help cool the building.
Middlebury's renowned Language Schools conferred master's and doctoral degrees to graduates at Commencement.
Art historians at a summer institute are breaking new ground using geographic information systems (GIS).
Student interns in Washington this summer are connecting with alumni mentors in law, government, and other fields.
Forty-seven students graduated from the Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont on August 9.
The Middlebury Language Schools will celebrate commencement on August 15 at Mead Chapel.
Students tackled a rigorous six-week inaugural session of Middlebury's School of the Environment.
More than 60 student research assistants shared the results of their summer work with the campus community at the Summer Research Symposium.
Middlebury's Bread Loaf School of English will confer 86 master's degrees among its three campuses.
Enjoy this creative expression of gratitude from Middlebury students to the College's generous donors.
Middlebury alumna and writer in residence was one of 11 recipients at a White House ceremony.
Strong donor support has created one of the best fundraising years in Middlebury history.
Find out what student researchers have been up to this summer at the symposium in McCardell-Bicentennial Hall, Thursday, July 31, at 2 p.m.
A panel of alumni from the Summer Language Schools urged students to leverage their language and cultural skills.
At the College museum, an exhibit of work by British photographer Martin Parr shows a humorous glimpse into the quirky aspects of humanity.
The College's art museum has mounted a special exhibit in recognition of the German School centenary.
Thanks to generous donors, College-funded internships are helping 248 Midd students gain real-world experience around the globe this summer.
A roundup of recent quotes from Middlebury faculty, staff, and students in the news media.
The public is welcome to view the night skies through the College's telescopes on three evenings in July, and two in August.
Senior Hannah Waite blended her two majors -- music and physics -- by creating, and playing, a unique musical instrument.
Four Middlebury students developed a community garden in partnership with students and teachers at the Bronx Academy of Letters.
Dristy Shrestha '11.5 spent her last summer before graduation immersed in microfinance, helping a Washington, D.C.-based non-profit address poverty in the developing world.
More than 350 students shared the culmination of their research at the Spring Student Symposium.
Experts from Middlebury and the Monterey Institute hosted this year's Clifford Symposium on translation.
A day after delivering the Fulton Lecture, Angelique Kidjo electrified the crowd in a concert at Nelson Recreation Center.
Team Middlebury wrapped up their remarkable 2-year project with a strong showing at the Solar Decathlon competition in Irvine.
Economics professors Caitlin Myers and Jessica Holmes look at how prenatal testosterone might impact women's earnings.
The Middlebury Dance Program presents new work by students and faculty Nov. 23.
The College's first U.K. site welcomes students this fall to the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies.
A senior environmental studies seminar is working with Rutland, Vermont Mayor Chris Louras on several creative economy initiatives.
On a brief U.S. tour, the Heath String Quartet will play Beethoven, Bartok, and Mendelssohn at the Mahaney Center for the Arts April 9.
Middlebury College has offered admission to 1,422 students for the class of 2018.
In the latest public forum related to endowment policies, a panel of investment experts discussed the trends, challenges, and opportunities of socially responsible investing.
Midd. alum Steven Hauschka '07, kicker for the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks, will give two talks during a visit April 17-18.
Members of the Creating Connections Consortium met to review progress and look to the future of diversifying higher education.
The New York Times European correspondent shared her experiences covering Pope Francis, Amanda Knox, and Silvio Berlusconi.
Middlebury has a new assistant professor teaching astronomy and a new telescope specialist running the Observatory.
Sec. Ernest Moniz will join Vermont's congressional delegation and state energy leaders to discuss the path to a clean energy future, May 16 at McCullough Student Center.
Twelve students will join the Middlebury-affiliated Potomac Theatre Project this summer in New York.
The College's new scanning electron microscope gives students unusual access to sophisticated research equipment.
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Brendan Mahoney '11, digital media producer for middmag.com, had special access to His Holiness during his visit, October 12 and 13. This video is the touching result.
Middlebury launches a new summer program for college students and recent grads, MiddCORE Immersion, on the campus of Sierra Nevada College, near Lake Tahoe.
Mellon Foundation grant supports partnership between liberal arts colleges and research universities, called Creating Connections Consortium.
Alumnus and trustee Louis Bacon '79 has been awarded the Audubon Medal, one of the nation's most prestigious environmental awards, for his conservation and environmental work.
Middlebury Magazine asked several newly-arrived "Febs" what they did during their semester off.
During a Winter Term course on philanthropy, students made grants totaling $100,000.
Students brought their brightest ideas to the 2013 MiddChallenge, hoping to land one of six start-up grants.
Middlebury Professor Hang Du researched whether the explosion of study abroad in China is really helping students with language fluency.
Watch presentations from this year's TEDxMiddlebury: "Road Less Traveled."
Neuroscience majors and their professor discuss President Obama's recent announcement of the $100 million BRAIN Initiative.
In a Carol Rifelj Faculty Lecture, Prof. Michael Olinick discussed the life and work of the brilliant and mistreated World War II code cracker.
Middlebury's ongoing report of students earning prestigious fellowships and scholarships.
For the 2013 Fulton Lecture, Harvard University professor of government Eric Nelson explored the origins of America’s turn to republican government.
Meet some talented Middlebury students who are headed around the world on prestigious fellowships.
Prof. Ted Perry enters retirement as only he knows how.
Removal of the temporary inflatable field house known as "The Bubble" has cleared the way for construction on a new permanent field house.
The College honored two area citizens, Donald Keeler and Joanne Corbett, for outstanding service to the community.
Middlebury College has committed $5.5 million to local projects including a new town hall, rec. center and park.
New institute aims to address a critical shortage of Hebrew language educators.
Team Middlebury has finished construction on its Solar Decathlon home, InSite.
Middlebury's venerable Bread Loaf Writers' Conference opened its summer 2013 session on August 14, and includes lectures and readings open to the public.
Behind the scenes at the summer Language Schools, bilingual assistants play a key role in students' success.
CBS News foreign correspondent Clarissa Ward spoke at the Language Schools commencement on August 16, during which 125 students received graduate degrees.
More than 600 new students arrived on campus and settled into their new home.
Summer grant winners shared stories from the field at a recent gathering.
During a semester at Monterey, Nate Sans '14 penned an essay for Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.
Middlebury's entry in the 2013 Solar Decathlon was profiled in the Los Angeles Times.
Angelique Kidjo speaks with Prof. Damascus Kafumbe for the 2013 John Hamilton Fulton Lecture.
Middlebury, one of Phi Beta Kappa's oldest chapters, inducted 11 students over the Fall Family Weekend.
Picture perfect weather and stunning foliage welcomed Middlebury families on a classic October weekend.
Six outstanding student writers were honored with the 2013 Paul W. Ward ’25 Prize in Writing.
A provocative sculpture has been reinstalled as part of Middlebury's public art collection.
Internationally acclaimed Singer Pur will perform music spanning nine centuries, from Hildegard von Bingen to Sting.
Five student filmmakers won "Best Film" and "Audience Choice" awards at the Sleepless in Burlington festival.
Accomplished reporter Peter Savodnik ’94 gave students a look at the future of journalism.
Creator of the provocative "Way Station" sculpture returns to campus for talk on Nov. 7.
The Mahaney Center for the Arts welcomes 11 presenters to the fall Middlebury TEDx event: "Research, Rethink, Rebuild."
Football, field hockey, and women's soccer all won NESCAC titles this weekend.
Amy Smithson's expertise in chemical weapons has been in high demand since the August attacks in Syria.
Middlebury has an impressive line-up of internationally focused events including lectures, theatre, art, and music for International Education Week.
Meet Jim Bruce ’96, the director whose documentary has set the financial world buzzing.
The Mahaney Center for the Arts welcomed the arrival of a new Steinway Model D Grand Piano.
Middlebury and Orion Magazine are teaming up to launch the new conference in 2014.
With multimedia presentations, a group of future teachers tackled the question: What is Learning?
Middlebury’s signature program for leadership and entrepreneurial skills to be honored by Ashoka.
Professor Jay Parini previews his new book written for Amazon's ICONS series.
The College has offered admission to 287 students who applied Early Decision.
Associate Professor of History Febe Armanios discussed the persecution of Egypt's Coptic Christians.