Middlebury

Clifford Symposium Under Way

This fall's Clifford Symposium, 'Creativity and Collaboration,' is hosted by the Center for the Arts in honor of its 20th anniversary, and includes more than 30 arts activities and events September 27-29.

Symposium Focuses on Immigration

"myAMERICA?" is a student-organized symposium taking place September 19-22, using lectures, workshops, performances, and exhibits to explore immigration and human rights.

Launching a New Era
Title IX at XL

On September 24 at 7 p.m., a panel of five female athletes will examine the effect that Title IX has had on their lives, and discuss issues confronting female athletes today.

Symposium Explores China's Rise

The International Politics & Economics Symposium on September 21, 'From Deng to Dollars,' brings together students, faculty, and visiting scholars.

Middlebury Remembers 9/11

A panel discussion on campus September 14 examines the impact of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, 10 years later.

Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Speaks

Isabel Wilkerson, author of The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration, will speak in the McCullough Social Space on September 13 at 7:30 p.m.

FFW 2011: Food for Thought

During Fall Family Weekend, a panel of students, faculty, and parents discussed how a proposed new food studies minor could enrich the liberal arts at Middlebury.

Mad River Rising Airs on VPT

Three talented alums collaborated with nine students to produce an animated film on the 1927 floods in Vermont. Have a look. You can also see the film on Vermont Public Television August 23, 24 and 25.

How Did You Get Here, Daphee Tuzlak ’14
How Did You Get Here, Sydney Alfonso?
How Did You Get Here, Sopheak Chheng?
How Did You Get Here, Phil Palmer?
How Did You Get Here, Moriel Rothman?
How Did You Get Here, Molly Rose-Williams?
How Did You Get Here, Melissa Williams?
How Did You Get Here, Lorena Espinoza?
How Did You Get Here, Julianna Mauriello?
How Did You Get Here, Fayazeh Mohammadpour?
How Did You Get Here, Elias Alexander?
How Did You Get Here, Davis Anderson?
How Did You Get Here, Catarina Campbell?
How Did You Get Here, Andrew Freeman?
How Did You Get Here, Amr Thameen?
How Did You Get Here, Jun Chen?
How Did You Get Here, April Dodd?
How Did You Get Here, Addie Cleveland?
How Did You Get Here, Ricky Chen?
How Did You Get Here, Pippa Stanley?
How Did You Get Here, Naomi Shafer?
How Did You Get Here, Felix Klos?
How Did You Get Here, Aubrey Dube?
How Did You Get Here, Alexandria Jackman?
Potomac Theatre Project Season Under Way
Make a Gift by June 30

Help Middlebury reach its participation goals. Make your alumni gift, of any size, by June 30. You'll help today's students and receive a July e-mail surprise, guaranteed to make you smile.

Postcard from the Portuguese School

In another video postcard from Middlebury's Language Schools, we ask students why they chose to study Portuguese.

Postcard from the Davis School of Russian

In the first of a series of reports, we hear about 48 hours in the life of a student at the Davis School of Russian.

Trash and Treasure
The Organic Farm

The farm helps students understand the challenges of producing organic food.

Postcard from the Chinese School

In another installment of our series from the Language Schools, we ask students of Chinese about their favorite characters.

Postcard from the School of Hebrew

In another installment of our summer Language School series, students from the School of Hebrew read Goodnight Moon.

Postcard from the French School

In another installment of our Language School series, French School students take part in a mock debate, capitalism vs. socialism.

80 Bikes. 100 Buyers. Go.

One Saturday morning, Middlebury's student-run bike shop sold off a collection of abandoned bikes. The sale began at 9. At 9:15, all bikes were gone.

Time Flies at Davis Library

Watch a 24-hour slice of life at the Davis Family Library, the academic hub of the campus, during exam week.

Seven Alumni Picked for NSF Fellowships

In its 2010 competition, the National Science Foundation awarded research fellowships to seven Middlebury graduates.

Spotlight on Student Research

A student guide takes us through the 2011 edition of the Spring Student Symposium, which celebrates undergraduate research and creativity.

Monterey Students Earn UN Fellowships

Nine out 16 graduate students chosen worldwide for the 2011 Translation and Terminology Fellowships at the World Intellectual Property Organization in Geneva are from the Monterey Institute.

Solar Decathlon 'Uprising'

At the construction site near the College's Recycling Center, Middlebury's Solar Decathlon Team raised the first wall section for its solar-powered home.

Bittersweet End of the Line for Bread Loaf's Streetcar

We're following the progress of students at the Bread Loaf School of English who are studying 'A Streetcar Named Desire,' and watching a performance take shape.

Panther Teams Second in Director's Cup

Middlebury matched its best-ever finish in the nationwide competition among Division III schools, finishing as the runner-up.

Language Schools Award 139 Graduate Degrees

At Commencement for the Language Schools on August 12, Middlebury also presented an honorary doctorate to the Kress Foundation's Max Marmor.

Convocation 2011

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.

Monterey Launches Center for Blue Economy

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.

New Race Trail at Rikert

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.

A Dream Yet To Be Realized

In her keynote address for the Martin Luther King Celebration, Dr. Maisha Winn talks about how much of Dr. King's agenda remains unfinished.

Challenging Convention

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.

Men's Basketball Featured at SI.com

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.

Talking About 'Koch Brothers Exposed'
Stuff for Sale

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.

Bread Loaf Awards 45 Master's Degrees

At Commencement on August 6 in Ripton, the Bread Loaf School of English also honored longtime director Jim Maddox and faculty member Michael Armstrong.

Reunion 2012: Emotional Ties
Diplomacy and the Arab Spring
Panthers Shine at NESCAC Track Championships

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.

Men's Golf Takes NESCAC Title

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.

Arts Events Galore

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.

Scholarship & Fellowship Winners Announced
The Language of Gender Violence

Guest lecturer Jackson Katz told a large audience at Mead Chapel how common language is perpetuating gender violence.

The Love of the Game
Skiers Take NCAA Slalom Crown

At the NCAA ski championships in Montana, Middlebury won the men's slalom title and the Panthers were the top Division III school.

Pianist Paul Lewis Performs May 4

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.

'Serious Money' Plays May 3-5

Department of Theatre and Dance presents Caryl Churchill play that explores themes of greed, power, and politics.

Jazz Ensemble Performs May 5

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.

Second Annual Bach Festival April 27-29

Three days of events celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach will bring together the town and the College.

Consequence: The Senior Dance Concert

Four seniors share their work as performers and choreographers in a concert April 20 and 21 at the MCA Dance Theatre.

Spring Student Symposium, April 19-20
Moliere's 'The Imaginary Invalid' Plays April 12-14

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.

Pavel Haas Quartet Returns April 13

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.

Staying Relevant, Making a Difference
The Power of Internships

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.

A Garden Grows in the Bronx

Four Middlebury students developed a community garden in partnership with students and teachers at the Bronx Academy of Letters.

Middlebury Celebrates Commencement

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.

Winter Commencement at Monterey

Eighty-eight students from 16 countries graduated on December 10 from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.

Acclaimed Elias String Quartet to Perform March 21

Performing Arts Series presents the young U.K.-based group at the Mahaney Center concert hall.

Abraham.In.Motion Performs March 16-17

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.

The Macho Paradox

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.

Men's Basketball Falls in NCAA Sectional
Cellist Performs in MCA on March 8
Oscar Wao, Latinas, and Coming of Age

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.

Pianist Performs at MCA on March 2

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 Builds on Language Leadership

Middlebury College and K12 Inc. create online language learning business and expand language academies.