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Videos from Fall Family Weekend 2011


A Popular Poet

Those who attended Collins’s reading of poems, shining with relatable, humorous insights, will agree that it was an unforgettable occasion. Luckily we were able to capture the poet’s entrancing performance in this video. You’ll also hear Jay Parini, Axinn Professor of English and Creative Writing, introduce Collins and explain what he has in common with Robert Frost.

Read more about the event at Middlebury Magazine.

Food for Thought

We are what we eat, but what exactly do we eat? A lively panel of parents, students, and faculty discusses food's relation to key issues of our time as well as to diverse academic disciplines. The group likewise considers how a proposed food studies program might enrich the curriculum at Middlebury.

Learn more about the 2011 forum.

Careers in the Common Good

Students present the advantages and rewards of experiential learning opportunities, funded by the Center for Education in Action, that enabled them to pursue socially responsible careers.

Careers on Wall Street

Parents working on Wall Street share their knowledge and counsel with students hoping to build successful careers in the financial sector.