Celebrating the Class of 2011.5

Congratulations, parents of the Class of 2011.5! Check out the Feb Celebration slideshow, videos from the event, and our photographers' photos below and relive this momentous occasion in your student's life.

What's Special About Being a Feb?

Our intrepid reporters asked members of the class this question as they got ready for their last act as students: the traditional ski-down at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl. Here's what they had to say.

Weekend Journal

Here you'll find links to videos and stories that give you a sampling of the weekend's pleasures.


A Day to Remember

This video slideshow provides a snapshot into the joy, sense of accomplishment, exhilaration, and drama of Saturday's celebration. Watch the video.


Febs Celebrate Graduation

As winter term came to an end this past weekend, 113 students celebrated the closing of their undergraduate college careers with gatherings on campus, a Mead Chapel ceremony, and the traditional ski-down at the Snow Bowl. Read more.

No Regrets

When you look back on your life, how do you ensure you have no regrets? Scott Barnicle, dean of Atwater Commons, shares insights on how to find your path. Watch the video.

'Our Education is Just Beginning'

Student speaker Ross Brockway ’11.5 urges his classmates to keep thinking, talking, learning and to stay committed to realizing their ideals. Watch the video.


Preparation for Life

President Ron Liebowitz celebrates the achievements of the Class of 2011.5 and offers advice on how to navigate life beyond Middlebury. Watch the video.


Friday Event

You can see the entire Friday evening program here, including remarks by Elise Hanks ’11.5, Ron Liebowitz, Scott Barnicle, and Hannah Orcutt ’11.5. Watch the video.


Saturday Ceremony

You can see Saturday's ceremony in Mead Chapel in its entirety here, including Ross Brockaway's address to the class, the presentation of the Jason B. Fleischman Award, Ron Liebowitz's address, and the presentation of the canes. Watch the video.