Middlebury Sustainability News


The Middlebury campus bike shop, with the support of library circulation services and the department of public safety, is proud to announce the Middlebury Bikeshare Program.


Researchers finish harvesting the second willow growth from Middlebury's 10-acre test plot.


Middlebury’s Director of Sustainability Integration and Vice President of Finance attended the “Intentionally Designed Endowments" conference in Cambridge, MA.


The annual Stone Soup Summit drew together growers, producers, and educators interested in strengthening the local food network in schools.


Middlebury College progresses towards its goal of carbon neutrality and plans for the future.


The Bread Loaf Writers' Conference summer programs are now accepting applications for Middlebury Student Scholarships.


Steve Trombulak, Professor of Environmental and Biosphere Studies at Middlebury College and the director of the Middlebury School of the Environment, speaks at TEDxMiddlebury.


The new conference will be modeled after Bread Loaf, and will feature Rick Bass, Jane Brox and other renowned writers.


Pier LaFarge ’10.5, Co-Founder and CEO of Spark, spoke about sustainability and entrepreneurship as part of the Center for Social Entrepreneurship Fall Speaker Series. 


The debate over fossil-fuel divestment took a spirited turn on the Middlebury College campus Tuesday evening as proponents and skeptics traded evidence and impassioned arguments for and against selling off endowment investments in the oil, coal and gas industries.