Adrian Benepe '78, former parks commissioner in New York, returned to campus to talk about how an abandoned rail line became one of the city's most popular parks.
The Research Vessel David Folger, named for the founder of the lake studies program at Middlebury, was officially welcomed during Homecoming Weekend. Middmag.com was there.
Middmag.com takes a look at the new world of scholarly publishing, and the questions academia faces with evaluating digital scholarship.
Learn what it's like to attend Middlebury College's summer Language Schools, on the Vermont campus or at Mills College in California.
The trustees approved promotions to associate professor for Lynn Owens, James Fitzsimmons, Eliza Garrison, Nadia Horning, Kareem Khalifa, Catherine Combelles, and Caitlin Myers.
Majora Carter gave the keynote talk at the 2nd annual social entrepreneurship symposium, challenging the Middlebury community to continue the work of Martin Luther King Jr.
Ban Ki-moon delivered an address on disarmament and nonproliferation at the Monterey Institute of International Studies on January 18. See the video of his talk here.
A weekend-long celebration for midyear graduates included gatherings on campus, a Mead Chapel ceremony, and the traditional ski-down at the Snow Bowl.
Experience the traditional ski-down with our midyear graduates at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl.
Student vocalists offer a taste of opera and Broadway.
Middlebury remembers the international philanthropist, whose legacy includes the Davis Projects for Peace.
Middlebury Magazine's team recaps recent goings-on at the College and looks ahead to events on the horizon.
Underdog men's frisbee team rolls over competition to beat top-seeded Puget Sound in championship game.
Capturing a vanishing way of life, Levi Westerveld ’15 drew portraits of farmers near his home in France, then mounted an exhibition in Middlebury.
Middlebury expects about 420 students from 15 countries at its four Bread Loaf campuses this summer.
Find out what student researchers have been up to this summer at the symposium in McCardell-Bicentennial Hall, Thursday, August 1, at 2 p.m.
Spanish film director Carlos Saura received an honorary degree August 10.
Internationally prominent photographer Edward Burtynsky's engaging and provocative works will be on display through April 21.
Actress Cassidy Freeman '05 gave the keynote talk at the annual spring symposium.
Summer immersion at Middlebury extends beyond the Language Schools. We visited five labs in Bicentennial Hall and met students and teachers working on advanced scientific questions.
If Middlebury reaches 58 percent alumni participation by June 30, a generous donor will give $58,000 for financial aid.
Listen to Cooper Redpath '14. And check out the complete list of 'How did you get here?' narratives.
Prof. Damascus Kafumbe shares the music and movement of his homeland with Middlebury students.
New institute aims to address a critical shortage of Hebrew language educators.
Middlebury College has committed $5.5 million to local projects including a new town hall, rec. center and park.
The College honored two area citizens, Donald Keeler and Joanne Corbett, for outstanding service to the community.
Removal of the temporary inflatable field house known as "The Bubble" has cleared the way for construction on a new permanent field house.
Open house nights at the College observatory are always a big draw. Take a look behind the scenes.
Eight members of the Class of 2012 earned Fulbright fellowships, a new record for Middlebury College. The Monterey Institute also set a new mark, with six Fulbright fellows.
In talks on October 12 and 13, the Nobel Peace Prize winner inspired capacity crowds at Nelson Arena. Both addresses can be viewed on the Web.
Gardens, kitchens, and J-term classes inspire two recent graduates and one student to explore the business side of improving local eating options, and farmers' bottom lines.
Middlebury College and Middlebury Interactive Languages collaborate to offer up to 30 Vermont school districts access to Web-based language courses.
Middlebury College could have thanked donors with a nice card, but they had this 16-foot box and a crowd of more than 800 students, so on the night of May 16 . . .
MiddMag.com talked to six alumni who were back sharing their knowledge and expertise with students this past January.
The third annual Bach Festival April 26-28 features guest conductor Martin Pearlman of Boston Baroque.
Field hockey standout Lauren Greer has been named the Division III national player of the year by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association.
A video from opening night of this year's Clifford Symposium captures the art of wire-walking, the energy of keynote speaker Julie Burstein, and the spirit of the event.
Middlebury environmental policy expert Chris Klyza weighed in on the Obama administration's record.
MiddMag.com interviewed Dr. Curt Stager, author and paleoclimatologist, who gave a talk on the long-term view of climate change.
The worldwide dance phenomenon Curious Invasion landed at Middlebury during September's three-day arts extravaganza, the 2012 Clifford Symposium.
New York-based director Jay Dunn '00.5 came to campus to work with a group of students on creating an adaption of Moliere's last play, 'Imaginary Invalid.'
Listen to Maria Del Mar Rojas '12. And check out the complete list of 'How did you get here?' narratives.
Listen toVeronica Coates '14. And check out the complete list of 'How did you get here?' narratives.
Abigail Borah, pictured, and Sam Koplinka-Loehr, both '13, received Udall scholarships; Zaheena Rashid '11 and Rhidaya Trivedi '12 both earned Watson Fellowships.
The Betty and David Jones Language Scholarships will help 50 students each year prepare for study at the Monterey Institute.
Listen to Rex Ovalle '12. And check out the complete list of 'How did you get here?' narratives.
Billy Parish found new ways to mobilize students against climate change. He explained how at the opening of the Center for Social Entrepreneurship second annual conference.
Environmental leaders Majora Carter, Billy Parish and Bill McKibben will explore social entrepreneurship and social justice during the second annual MCSE symposium January 24-26.
Prof. Ted Perry enters retirement as only he knows how.
Meet some talented Middlebury students who are headed around the world on prestigious fellowships.
Dean of the College presents 27 honors for leadership and public service to students and organizations.
Longtime artist in residence will give a May 10 concert before retiring at the end of the school year.
Middlebury is hosting the NCAA Skiing Championships at Rikert Nordic Center and the Snow Bowl from March 6-9.
Middlebury is a finalist for Second Nature's Climate Leadership Award. Your vote for Middlebury's video could make the difference!
The event is the second in a series of discussions devoted to the college's endowment management.
Richard Romagnoli directs Howard Barker's epic work.
Alum journalist Dimiter Kenarov '04.5 returned to campus to discuss the most complex story he has ever covered.
Middlebury’s big band will play jazz and classic swing.
The College has awarded Addison County Transit Resources a $100,000 grant to help with construction of ACTR's new Community Transportation Center,
Nelson’s lecture will be the 2013 John Hamilton Fulton Lecture in the Liberal Arts.
For the 2013 Fulton Lecture, Harvard University professor of government Eric Nelson explored the origins of America’s turn to republican government.
Middlebury's ongoing report of students earning prestigious fellowships and scholarships.
In a Carol Rifelj Faculty Lecture, Prof. Michael Olinick discussed the life and work of the brilliant and mistreated World War II code cracker.
Watch presentations from this year's TEDxMiddlebury: "Road Less Traveled."
We followed Anil Menon, a Middlebury junior, as he prepared for and made his presentation at the Spring Student Symposium, an annual event that showcases undergraduate research.
The internationally acclaimed sarod player will bring Indian classical music to the Performing Arts Series in a free concert.
The Gensler Symposium, titled "Body Parts," features speakers and events through April 12.
The New Play Festival at Middlebury features works of 14 playwrights who were asked to turn the classic fairy tale inside out.
A symposium celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish Studies will take place Sunday, April 14.
Neuroscience majors and their professor discuss President Obama's recent announcement of the $100 million BRAIN Initiative.
Two Middlebury students traveled the length of Vermont's Route 100 and talked with people from all walks of life. Their reports aired recently on Vermont Public Radio.
How to get the Class of 2016 fired up about the College's goal to be carbon-neutral by the time they graduate? Cue the carbon-shredding sharks!
The Mahaney Center for the Arts celebrates its 20th anniversary with a full season of events, including the Clifford Symposium September 27-29.
The first recipients of grants from the Middlebury Center for Social Entrepreneurship told a campus audience what they'd accomplished over the summer.
At the Old Stone Mill's fall showcase, we found a hub of student-driven activity, where crickets are a nutritional snack and origami makes great jewelry.
The students in Professor Jeff Byers' first-year seminar, Smart Energy Choices, addressed weighty questions about the production and value of biodiesel fuel.
The Monterey Institute of International Studies celebrated the achievements of 93 graduates from 12 countries at its winter commencement on December 8.
Longtime editor Stephen Donadio will step down at the end of the year.
Middlebury, St. Michael's and Champlain College will form a consortium to reduce costs associated with purchasing supplies and services.
Snowmaking operation now covers five kilometers of trails at the college's cross-country ski area in Ripton.
New York Times book critic Dwight Garner '88 talked about the future of criticism, and the future of books, in this year's Robert W. van de Velde Jr. '75 Memorial Lecture.
Annie Pokorny took the 'collegiate cup' as the top female college athlete at the U.S. Cross Country Championships. She and teammate Heather Mooney qualified for the U-23 Worlds.
The Center for the Blue Economy at the Monterey Institute marked its first birthday, and a year of progress, at an event April 12 in Monterey, Calif.
Reproductive biologist Prof. Catherine Combelles won the 2013 Perkins Award for Excellence in Teaching.
In celebration of Bach's birthday, organist Nathan Laube will perform at Mead Chapel.
Cellist Sophie Shao returns to Middlebury with a piano quartet Saturday April 6, featuring a program of Beethoven, Mahler, and Brahms.
Innovative violinist Mary Rowell will give a free concert of contemporary music on April 5.
History professor Paul Monod unravels the mysteries of a 15th-century triptych at the Middlebury College Museum of Art.
Acclaimed author and four others to receive honorary degrees at graduation on May 26.
Middlebury Professor Hang Du researched whether the explosion of study abroad in China is really helping students with language fluency.
Students brought their brightest ideas to the 2013 MiddChallenge, hoping to land one of six start-up grants.
First-year student Zitong Jia will be the featured soloist in a March 15 concert with the Middlebury College Orchestra.
NYC-based dance group will premiere new work inspired by the life and legend of Muhammed Ali.
The Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs hosts an international conference titled "The Politics of Freshwater: Access and Identity in a Changing Environment." All talks will be live streamed.
Leading expert on Middle East politics will give a talk, "Israel, the Peace Process, and the Implications of the Arab Awakening," on Tuesday, March 12, at 8 p.m. in Mead Chapel.