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Jazz Groups Join Forces on October 10

Middlebury and Amherst jazz combos perform at the Center for the Arts to celebrate the 50th anniversary of a legendary jazz collaboration.

Middlebury College Responds to Hurricane Irene

A note to the College community from the president on Middlebury's response in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, including resources for travelers.

Teams Reach Out to Storm-Weary Communities

Middlebury student-athletes, returning early to campus for pre-season practices, are pitching in to help Vermonters hammered by last week's flooding.

Opera Premieres at Middlebury
Clifford Symposium: Identities in the Middle East

This year's Clifford Symposium, focusing on the nations and cultures of the Middle East, takes place September 22-24 in the McCullough Social Space.

Middlebury Celebrates Constitution Day
Tickets on Sale for PTP Shows
Life Stories Project at MiddLab

In Life Stories, an initiative of the Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity, people at the College talk about their experiences, particularly on issues of diversity.

Japan, Interrupted

For the four students who had been enrolled in Middlebury's School in Japan, things changed forever at 2:46 p.m. Tokyo time on Friday, March 11.

Women's Hockey Captures NCAA Third-Place Game

The Middlebury women's hockey team blanked Gustavus Adolphus, 5-0, to take the third-place game at the NCAA Division III championships.

In Other Words

Students focus on translation and interpretation in J-term course, which also highlights value of collaboration with Monterey.

Life Stories Project at MiddLab: Roman Graf

Watch Professor Roman Graf talk about his reluctance to work at a liberal arts college in New England and how we learn from difference.

Life After Prison

Week-long student-run symposium, Communities & Justice, includes a talk by Eddie Ellis about his life before, during and after serving time.

Life Stories Project at MiddLab: Missy Foote

Watch Women's Lacrosse Coach Missy Foote talk about the evolution of women's sports in higher education.

Life Stories Project at MiddLab: Arthur Choo

Watch Arthur Choo '12 talk about being an activist for diversity and discussions of race in the classroom at Middlebury College.

Exhibition Focuses on the Creative Process

"Fairfield Porter: Raw," which just opened at the Middlebury Museum of Art, includes about 40 sketches, drawings, and paintings by the American artist.

A Note to Students and Families on Hurricane Irene
Around the World in 10 Events

Here's the annual "Top Ten" list of summer events taking place during the Middlebury Language Schools..

Peals & Pipes at Mead Chapel
Five Faculty Members Promoted

At its meeting in December, the board of trustees granted tenure to Hedya Klein, Stefano Mula, Laurie Essig, Matthew Kimble, and Febe Armanios.

How did you get here, Chime Dolma?
How did you get here, Dane Verret?
How did you get here, Shqipnije Bytyqi?
How did you get here, Bobby Joe Smith?
How did you get here, Ken Grinde?
How did you get here, Kate Fisher?
How did you get here, Carl Gayle?
How did you get here, Sheyenne Brown?

Listen to Sheyenne Brown '09 from the Bronx, New York.

How did you get here, Cedar Attanasio?
How did you get here, Jacqui Parker?
How did you get here, Savant Man Shrestha?
How did you get here, Olivia Grugan?
How did you get here, Molly Shane?
How did you get here, Ele Woods?
How did you get here, Jack Reed?
Stand and Be Counted
J-term: In Five Words

In the first of a series of reports on winter term 2011, we asked students to whittle their J-term experiences down to five words or fewer.

The Role of Standardized Tests

Dean of Admissions Bob Clagett, writing in the New York Times' blog 'The Choice,' says ACT and SAT scores are rarely a deal-breaker for prospective students.

Language Academy Opens Site at Swarthmore

The Middlebury-Monterey Language Academy, a summer language immersion program for pre-college students, now has eight locations at campuses across the country.

Return from Egypt
Winter Term's Monday Night Menus

In another report on J-term, we check out a dinner featuring local foods only, third in a series of four special winter term meals at Atwater.

110 "Febs" Celebrate Mid-year Graduation
Slippery Slope
Winter Rides
Men's Golf Captures NESCAC Title

The men's golf team won its fourth NESCAC championship on Sunday, a convincing 19-stroke victory over runner-up Trinity College.

Recent Grad Earns Arts Scholarship

Sheyenne Brown, Class of 2009, recently received a Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Arts Award, which will pay for two years of graduate study in theater at Columbia.

Tales from the mountaintop

Stephanie Saldana, Class of '99, shared insights from her book, The Bread of Angels, with a Middlebury audience.

Tibet in Song

Filmmaker Ngawang Choephel will introduce two showings of his award-winning documentary, at 3 and 8 p.m. on October 9 in Dana Auditorium.

On the ground in Haiti

Middlebury Magazine 'Dispatch' on Conor Shapiro '03 and his St. Boniface Hospital in Haiti.

MiddLab: Monitoring Carbon Uptake

A team of student and faculty researchers proposes a land management plan for College-owned forests. Discuss it in MiddLab.

Town, College Celebrate Bridge Opening

Two days of events in Middlebury marked the opening of a second in-town bridge over Otter Creek.

If They Can Make It There . . .

The Wall Street Journal reports that intercollegiate quidditch, which got its start at Middlebury, is moving its premier event to the Big Apple in November.

Dark Chapel

Mead Chapel, a campus landmark, looks appropriately spooky as night falls and Halloween approaches.

Hello, Kitty

Halloween pumpkins offer blank canvases for the aspiring artists in the Middlebury student body.

Shadow Land

Shadows lengthen on a late October afternoon, a reminder that fall's gray will soon be erased by winter white.

Crop Circles

The colors of fall in Vermont dot the Middlebury campus on a late October afternoon.

The Website at One

It's been a year since we launched a redesigned site for Middlebury, and while websites are always, by definition, works in progress, there is much to celebrate.

Video Snapshots: Academics

Learn about the opportunities for learning at Middlebury, in and across a wide range of academic disciplines.

Video Snapshots: Worldview

Learn about Middlebury's international focus: students from all over the world, and an emphasis on languages and study abroad.

Video Snapshots: The Environment
Video Snapshots: Community
Video Snapshots: Student Life
Two Seniors Receive Watson Fellowships

Austin Davis and Sarafina Midzik are among 40 students selected nationwide for fellowships that support a year of travel and research.

Softball Captures First NESCAC Title
Bach Festival Runs Through May 8
Paul Lewis Returns to Middlebury
Men's Rugby Reaches Championship Game
Theatre Program Presents 'Victory'
Relay for Life Begins April 29
With Any Luck, a Run in the Sun

Support Middlebury's Solar Decathlon Team by taking part in the 5-kilometer Sun Run on Sunday, April 24.

Orchestra Performs Works by Students, Faculty

The Middlebury College Orchestra will premiere two works by student composers and perform a piece by a music department faculty member at its concert on April 22.

McKibben Honored for 'Creative Citizenship'

The author and environmentalist, Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury, has been awarded the 2010 Puffin/Nation Prize.

A Few Minutes with Terry Aldrich

Terry Aldrich talks about his 36-year career as a coach at Middlebury, which ended with a sixth NCAA title for the women's cross country team.

New Director, New Ideas at Ski Touring Center

Middlebury looks to raise the profile of the Rikert Ski Touring Center, located at the College's Bread Loaf campus in Ripton.

MiddLab: Fall 2010 Student Symposium

If you missed the discussion of service to combat poverty in America in October, watch it all in MiddLab.

Middlebury, MIIS React to the Crisis in Japan

In the wake of earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster, an update from the School in Japan in Tokyo, and other news from Middlebury and Monterey.

Ada and Fugu
The Moth Lands at Middlebury

"The Moth" radio show has inspired evenings of storytelling across the country. Vermont Public Radio aired a report on one such session, at Middlebury.

Brain matters

Students, in examining a sheep's brain, learn that understanding function requires a knowledge of form.

Faith and reason

Three Middlebury women confront a key element of their identities, the hijab, in a discussion on campus.

The Skinny on Obesity

Research by economics professor and his students suggests obesity rates may rise during a recession.

The iConnected Parent

Professor Barbara Hofer talks on the CBS Early Show about her new book on college students and their families.

What we have in common

The Commons system helps develop lasting relationships. See a slideshow at Admissions.

Learn in the landscape

Middlebury has a deep connection to the natural world. See a slideshow at Admissions.

Mixed Signals: Masculinity, Athletics, and Art

Forty works of art, 14 provocative artists, hundreds of questions about masculinity and sports: It's an exhibit called Mixed Signals, now at the Museum of Art.

Middlebury Takes Stock
Spring Student Symposium April 14 & 15
Land & Justice

A symposium at Middlebury, April 7-9, examines issues of race, ethnicity and the environment.

Men's Basketball Season Ends in NCAA Semis
'This I Believe' Producer Talks March 16
Stonyfield Farms CEO Speaks March 15

Gary Hirshberg, who received an honorary degree from Middlebury, talks about organic vs. genetically modified food at Bicentennial Hall 216 at 12:30 p.m.

Abbey Theatre Performs March 12

Ireland's national theatre presents 'Terminus,' written and directed by Michael O'Rowe, at Wright Memorial Theatre.

Cellist Sophie Shao Returns on March 4

Acclaimed young cellist Sophie Shao returns to the CFA Concert Hall on March 4 to perform a piano trio program featuring works by Schubert, Ravel, and Brahms.

Middlebury-Monterey Lecture Series on March 3
Communities & Justice: A Symposium

A student-run symposium, beginning February 27, examines inequality and innovation in the American justice system.

Concert on 2/27 Marks a Milestone

Performance by rising star Nathan Laube celebrates the 40th anniversary of the installation of the Gress-Miles organ in Middlebury's Mead Chapel.