Middlebury matched its best-ever finish in the nationwide competition among Division III schools, finishing as the runner-up.
At Commencement for the Language Schools on August 12, Middlebury also presented an honorary doctorate to the Kress Foundation's Max Marmor.
Another academic year got under way with convocation in Mead Chapel, including an address by the president and a tenor solo that became a sing-along.
New center at the Monterey Institute of International Studies aims to educate the next generation of leaders to sustainably manage world's oceans and coasts.
A new FIS-certified 5-kilometer racing trail is among the highlights for this winter at Middlebury College's Carroll and Jane Rikert Nordic Center.
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In her keynote address for the Martin Luther King Celebration, Dr. Maisha Winn talks about how much of Dr. King's agenda remains unfinished.
With the evolving role of digital scholarship a hot topic in higher ed, a pair of Middlebury faculty find themselves at the forefront of the debate.
A story by SI's Alex Wolff examines the recent hoop success of Middlebury and MIT, two top-flight academic institutions now near the top of the D-III rankings.
Film on the political activities of David and Charles Koch prompts a lively exchange among students, faculty, and staff.
As the semester wound down, a group of seniors set up a 'Senior Yard Sale,' to deal with things no longer needed, but too good to throw away. We caught a bit of the action.
At Commencement on August 6 in Ripton, the Bread Loaf School of English also honored longtime director Jim Maddox and faculty member Michael Armstrong.
About 1,800 people -- returning alumni and their families -- were on campus for Reunion Weekend, June 8-10, renewing their connections to the College.
The Panthers earn their first-ever victory in the Directors' Cup, which rewards overall performance in NCAA Division III competition.
In talks at Middlebury just a few days apart, two diplomats -- one American, one Czech -- share different perspectives on the Arab Spring.
Thirteen titles included those by Mia Martinez, above, in the 100-meter hurdles, and Michael Schmidt in both the 5,000- and 10,000-meter runs.
The men's golf team finished eight strokes ahead of runner-up Williams College and captured the automatic bid to the NCAA championships, to be held May 15-18 in Florida.
Dance performances, musical recitals, theatre events, films, even a concert just for Mother's Day: There's a lot on tap this week at Middlebury's varied arts venues.
Middlebury students and recent graduates have been awarded an array of prestigious fellowships and scholarships.
In a winter term course, climate activist Pic Walker '93 talks with students about bringing a new urgency to the climate issue.
Guest lecturer Jackson Katz told a large audience at Mead Chapel how common language is perpetuating gender violence.
'What? You Don't Take College Sports Seriously?" was the topic for the D.K. Smith Economics Lecture on April 5 by Duke economist and author Charles T. Clotfelter.
At the NCAA ski championships in Montana, Middlebury won the men's slalom title and the Panthers were the top Division III school.
Concert by British artist, in the MCA Concert Hall at 8 p.m., is another in a series featuring works of Schubert, and closes out the 2011-12 Performing Arts Series.
Five student teams, all with $3,000 grants in hand from Middlebury's new Center for Social Entrepreneurship, tried to convince judges their projects deserved $2,000 more.
Department of Theatre and Dance presents Caryl Churchill play that explores themes of greed, power, and politics.
The Sound Investment Jazz Ensemble, a student group, is 'Back Home Again' to play at the Mahaney Center for the Arts Concert Hall at 8 p.m.
Three days of events celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach will bring together the town and the College.
Washington Post reporter William Arkin tells a Middlebury audience about the newspaper's investigation into the depth and breadth of America's national security network.
Four seniors share their work as performers and choreographers in a concert April 20 and 21 at the MCA Dance Theatre.
Check out the schedule for the 2012 symposium, which highlights student research, and search the proposals by presenter, title, or department.
The Department of Theatre and Dance presents an adaptation by Jay Dunn '00 of the play that explores the French dramatist's final hours, re-envisioned for the modern stage.
The award-winning group will play music of Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich, and Schubert in a free performance in the MCA Concert Hall on April 13 at 8 p.m.
The Middlebury-Monterey Lecture Series continues: Monterey's Beryl Levinger talks April 10 at Middlebury about lessons learned in a study of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent.
In the sixth year of Kathyrn W. Davis's 'Projects for Peace,' three Middlebury student proposals are selected for funding.
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.
Four Middlebury students developed a community garden in partnership with students and teachers at the Bronx Academy of Letters.
Commencement speaker Chris Waddell '91, Paralympic hall of famer, and five others receive degrees along with the Class of 2011 on May 22. Full story.
Eighty-eight students from 16 countries graduated on December 10 from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.
Performing Arts Series presents the young U.K.-based group at the Mahaney Center concert hall.
Choreographer and dancer Kyle Abraham explores identity and personal history in 'The Radio Show' at the MCA Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday night at 8.
Lecture and workshop March 12 and 13 will feature author Jackson Katz, who founded Mentors in Violence Prevention, to enlist men in the fight against gender violence.
The Panther men's basketball team lost to Scranton on a three-point shot at the buzzer, finishing their season at 26-4.
David Darling's 7:30 p.m. recital in the Center for the Arts Dance Theatre is part of a multi-day residency at Middlebury.
Join Writer in Residence Julia Alvarez '71, Dean of the College Shirley Collado, and Aya Gallego '13 in a cross-generational discussion on Latinas, Latinos, migration, and coming-of-age, March 5 at 7 p.m. in Crossroads Cafe.
Scottish musician Steven Osborne will play solo piano works by Ravel in the Concert Hall of the Mahaney Center for the Arts at 8 p.m.
Middlebury College and K12 Inc. create online language learning business and expand language academies.
Ski competition, an ice show, the Winter Carnival Ball and much more are on tap for the 89th edition of Winter Carnival, February 23-26.
The agreement between the two schools guarantees qualified Middlebury students and graduates admission to Vermont Law School.
Xuefei Yang returns to Middlebury's Performing Arts Series to perform a beautiful concert of works by Bach, Regondi, Brouwer, Chopin, and Albeniz.
New master's degree program, the 12th offered by the Monterey Institute of International Studies, will enroll its first students in fall 2012.
We go behind the scenes to chronicle this year's winter term musical production, which involved 45 students, plus faculty, staff, and community members.
The celebration for Middlebury's midyear graduates takes place February 2-4 on campus and at the Snow Bowl.
Two recent graduates of the Monterey Institute of International Studies have launched a 'community supported fishery' in Monterey, Calif.
There's plenty to do at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl each summer, and mowing trails is just a small part of the job.
The Friends of International Students Host Program recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of connections between Middlebury students and the community.
Students, faculty, and staff begin a conversation about the effects of money and class on life at Middlebury, and in the wider world.
Claudia Fritsche, ambassador to the U.S. for tiny-but-powerful Liechtenstein, spoke at an International Studies Colloquium at the Rohatyn Center last week.
During Fall Family Weekend, Billy Collins, the former U.S. poet laureate, read from his work to a spell-bound audience in Mead Chapel.
During Fall Family Weekend, the classics department sponsored its seventh annual marathon reading; this year, the text was Homer's Odyssey.
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., was among the visitors to the Middlebury Solar Decathlon team's home on the Mall during 'VIP Day.'
Middlebury graduates report on the challenges and rewards of their two years in the Teach for America program.
Middlebury presented awards for leadership and public service to 26 students at the annual event in May.
Check out the new, cool ways that Middlebury is showcasing undergraduate and faculty research.
In a season of unrest in the Middle East and North Africa, a lecture at Middlebury on nonviolent grassroots movements hits home.
Sportswriter and broadcaster Dave Zirin brought his iconoclastic views to Middlebury for a talk entitled, 'Sports and Resistance in the United States: A Political Legacy.'
As telecommunications technology has changed, one thing at Middlebury has remained the same: The first voice that callers to the College hear.
The Big Action Performance Ensemble brings its community-based dance performance to Middlebury's Town Hall Theater on March 18 and 19.
A winter term course, 'Vermont Waters: Maritime History and Aquatic Culture of the Champlain Valley,' included the construction of a simple boat once used by farmers for trapping.
Courthouse in downtown Middlebury will give the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies a foothold in Addison County.
Allison Stanger, a professor of political science, discusses her book, One Nation Under Contract, on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
Middlebury's Proctor dining hall, 'the kitchen with a cause,' exposes students to Asian carp, as an entree and an issue.
A winter term class sent students out of the classroom to experience, document and produce their own adventure stories.
In another installment of our J-term series, we look in on a student whistling champion, who's sharing his expertise in a winter term workshop.
Find out what's up at 51 Main at the Bridge, Middlebury College's downtown restaurant and nightspot.
Glamour Magazine included senior Shabana Basij-Rasikh on its list of 'Top 10 College Women.' The Today Show took note.
Recent Middlebury graduates report on their experiences with the Teach for America program in schools across the country.
In a Woodin Colloquium lecture, Swarthmore's Keith Reeves talks about the intertwined issues of black male incarceration and the urban environment.
College team will compete in Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon 2013; 2011 Middlebury team finished in fourth place.
This spring, Middlebury will add a small solar farm (similar to the one in Hinesburg, Vt., shown here) on a site just west of the campus.
Rustem Hayroudinoff returns to the Performing Arts Series with a concert Friday, January 13, at 8 p.m. in the Mahaney Center for the Arts Concert Hall.
Will Jackson '51, shown with wife, Carolyn '61, has given the College 377 acres of land in Cornwall, bordering the Middlebury campus.
The Monterey Institute, a Middlebury graduate school, offers intensive English instruction for international students at Salve Regina University in Rhode Island.
Daniel Brayton (English and American literatures), Suzanne Gurland (psychology), Larry Hamberlin (music), and Hang Du (Chinese), have been promoted to the rank of associate professor.
A holiday tradition at Middlebury celebrates its 40th anniversary, with two services in Mead Chapel, at 4 and 7 p.m.
The Dutch mezzo-soprano returns to perform with pianist Julius Drake in the Mahaney Center for the Arts Concert Hall on December 2 at 8 p.m.
During last fall's U.N. climate conference in Copenhagen, Middlebury students, faculty and alumni were helping to shape the debate.
Capturing the final day of the 2011 academic year, May 22, as the graduates and their families are heading home.
Middlebury senior Jeremy Cline and friends present Cline's thesis dance November 18 and 19 in the Mahaney Center for the Arts Dance Theatre.
The Department of Theatre and Dance presents a play, based on the life of artist William Hogarth, directed by Richard Romagnoli, November 17-19 in the Seeler Studio Theatre.
China Town Hall is a national day of programming involving 50 cities across the U.S., including lectures on U.S.-China relations and environmental politics in China, starting at Dana Auditorium at 4 p.m.