Thursday, September 29, 2022

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    Lunch and Learn with Burlington Taiko

    Please join us for a participatory workshop with Stuart Paton of Burlington Taiko Group! To kick off the Mahaney Arts Center’s 30th anniversary, Burlington Taiko will on campus for a weeklong residency. This Lunch and Learn is a chance for you to learn about the Japanese art form of Taiko, and even play the drums yourself! This event is open to Middlebury College faculty and staff.

    Mahaney Arts Center Plaza

  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    “Living in Relationship: An Abenaki View of Place.” Melody Mackin, Associate Director Atowi Project.

    Melody Mackin will discuss what it means to live in relationship with place and how the Abenaki view the world of creation. Indigenous identity is inseparable from place and the traditions of the past can often be the best solutions for our future.

    Virtual Middlebury

    Open to the Public
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    NER Poetry Reading Group

    The New England Review (NER) is hosting a poetry reading group for faculty and staff this fall. Join them to discuss US Poet Laureate Ada Limón’s book The Hurting Kind. Those who sign up will receive a copy of the book. The group will meet on three Thursdays from 12:30-1:30 pm in the CTLR Suite (LIB 225) on Sept. 29, Oct. 27, and Nov. 10. Attend one session or all three. You are welcome to bring your lunch. The CTLR will provide coffee/tea. To sign up or for questions email Leslie Sainz.

    Davis Family Library Center for Teaching, Learning and Research

    Closed to the Public
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    Quick Question Hours with Peer Career Advisors

    Just drop by (no appointment necessary) to have a Center for Careers and Internships (CCI) peer advisor look at your resume, help you prepare for an interview, search for jobs or internships, even if you have no questions at all, or maybe just want to learn about Handshake and Midd2Midd.

    Location: Kitchel House

    Middlebury College

    Closed to the Public
  • Log Rolling Practice

    Log Rolling Practice! Come down to the Natatorium to join us at log rolling. Anyone and everyone is welcome, no experience is necessary. Log rolling is a fun sport where we try and stay on a log floating in water.

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    CCI's Cider and Doughnuts!

    Come join us for CCI’s annual kick-off to Fall! Part snack break, part CCI party, the Center for Careers and Internships welcomes all students to stop by! Featuring Happy Valley apple cider, doughnuts, and apples.

    Enjoy a quintessential Vermont fall treat, while learning about CCI and our resources. Meet our staff, our Peer Career Advisors, and the dogs of CCI!

    Join us on the Kitchel House lawn any time between 3:30 and 5:00 pm.

    Kitchel House Lawn

    Closed to the Public
  • Chellis Chats: Free food and feminism

    The Chellis House workers welcome all students to come and chat about topics of concern. Snacks and drinks will be served in a relaxed atmosphere. The Feminist Resource Center at Chellis House is located right behind Proctor Dining Hall.

    Chellis Living Room/Seminar Room

    Closed to the Public
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    Movement Matters: Burlington Taiko

    Join Burlington Taiko Founder and Artistic Director Stuart Paton for an exciting workshop designed to invigorate body and spirit, bridge international cultures, and rebuild the sense of community that was diminished during the pandemic. Since 1987, Burlington Taiko has been mesmerizing audiences with the powerful, spellbinding and propulsive sounds of the Taiko drums. Burlington Taiko Group estimates it has introduced over half a million people to the power of Taiko via performances from the Boston Marathon toBurlington’s First Night to the Black Ships Festival in Newport, RI, and more.

    Mahaney Arts Center Plaza

    Open to the Public
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    Violent Borders

    The RCGA program on Security and Global Affairs presents Todd Miller and his lecture “Violent Borders.”

    Virtual Middlebury

    Open to the Public
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    Workforce Recruitment Program

    If you are a U.S. citizen with a disability and are interested in working in the government for a summer internship or permanent position, consider registering with the Workforce Recruitment Program.

    A recruiter with the program will be conducting informational interviews this fall with all students who register. This is a great way to find an internship or job at federal agencies, explore careers in the federal service, and gain interviewing experience.

    Virtual Middlebury

    Closed to the Public
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    Weekly SOH Arts & Culture Hangout

    An engaging and fun way to experience and learn about Israeli art and culture.
    Each week will provide something new and different according to students’ requests - including making art and learning calligraphy; Mystical topics of spells, amulets, and witchcraft in ancient Judaism and contemporary Israel; watching Israeli films and shows; graffiti in Tel-Aviv and Jerusalem; listening to Israeli music; meeting interesting people from various sectors of Israel; and cooking and eating lots of Israeli foods.

    Munroe 416

    Open to the Public
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    Global Health Program Information Session

    Interested in the Global Health minor? Come to an info session to find out about the academic minor, courses, experiential learning, grad school, and study abroad opportunities. There will be a brief presentation followed by Q&A.

    Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103

    Closed to the Public
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    Architecture Table Meeting

    What is architecture? Who does it? On campus, and in Vermont? Come join for our weekly discussion of architectural news, events, student initiatives and local town projects with guest architects and designers. Not an architecture student? We’d love to see you!

    Atwater Dining Seminar Room

    Closed to the Public
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    Manga workshop with Artist in Residence Kofi Bazzell-Smith

    Kofi Bazzell-Smith will share his knowledge about manga techniques that he learnt under the tutelage of Japanese artists and will teach the audience how to draw Japanese comic books.

    Mahaney Arts Center 125

    Closed to the Public
  • Student Investment Committee (SIC) General Meeting

    The Student Investment Committee convenes every Thursday for the purposes of discussing market and macroeconomic updates and trends, briefing members on portfolio performance, and presenting and voting on stock pitc

    Axinn Center 229

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    UVM Accelerated Master of Public Health (MPH) Info Session

    A Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is an internationally recognized credential, and opens the door to countless job opportunities.The Midd Global Health program has a partnership with the University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine. Qualified Middlebury students can start their MPH the summer before senior year, and then complete the MPH degree in one year after graduating Middlebury. This is a great way to earn a well-respected graduate degree quickly, and for less: Midd students who participate in this accelerated program will enjoy a discount. Start planning now!

    Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103

    Closed to the Public