Arabella Holzapfel

Posts by Arabella Holzapfel

Oxford Arabic Dictionary – new! – and six others, too

As announced in this recent post, the Middlebury College Libraries recently subscribed to the six Oxford Language Dictionaries on the Oxford Language Dictionaries Online (OLDO) platform – Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish. About a week later, Oxford announced the release of their new Oxford Arabic Dictionary on the Oxford Dictionaries platform. We now […] Continue reading

New stuff for the New Year! Recently added to the Libraries’ collections

The libraries have purchased or subscribed to a bunch of new and wonderful resources over the summer (and late last academic year). Here are some of the highlights: The Bayeux Tapestry Journal of agriculture, food systems, and community development Japan Chronicle Oxford Biblical Studies Online Torrossa’s EIO Italian Studies  – Casalini’s online platform of European […] Continue reading

Staff Council – Meeting AND Ice Cream Social – Wednesday, June 11th

Wednesday, June 11th – lots going on! The Reuse Trailer opens at 8, Staff Council meets at 9 (agenda below), and, before the Golf Tournament at 3:45 … FREE ICE CREAM AT NOON Wednesday! Join Staff Council and mingle with … Continue reading

Staff Council meeting – Wednesday, May 14, 2014

MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE STAFF COUNCIL Agenda Wednesday, May 14, 2014 9:00 am to 10:30 am Crest Room  9:00 a.m. Open meeting and introductions 9:05 a.m. Approval of minutes April 2014 Meeting 9:10 a.m. Committee Reports Community Council HR-6 Publicity and Events … Continue reading

Staff Council Meeting Wednesday, April 9th

Please join us for our monthly meeting on Wednesday, April 9th. Our guest speaker this month is Mike Thomas, Associate Vice President for Finance & Assistant Treasurer.  MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE STAFF COUNCIL Agenda Wednesday, April 9, 2014 9:00 am to 10:30 … Continue reading

Learning lunch on the Digital Liberal Arts – Tuesday March 11, 12:15

Over the past decade, digital technologies have suffused every corner of liberal arts education, from in-class instruction to student life to faculty research to campus infrastructure. One important impact of this digital shift has been that technologies that had previously … Continue reading

Staff Art and Craft Exhibit – March 15th; 1-4 p.m.

Browse and enjoy works of art and craft created by Middlebury College staff members. Exhibitors will include Maura Clancy with handmade baskets; Cheryl Burnham and Arabella Holzapfel with hand-knit and beaded items; Wayne Darling with rustic furniture; Sandy Bonomo with … Continue reading

Learning Lunch – Preview of the Academy Awards!

Get a different perspective on the Academy Awards – from Ali Salem ’16, a student in the Film and Media Culture program! Bring your lunch and join us in the Crest Room, at 12:15 on Monday, February 24th for another … Continue reading

Staff Council Meeting

We hope you are able to join us on Wednesday, February 12th for our monthly Staff Council Meeting.    We also would like  to remind you all about our upcoming events: Civility Learning Lunch also on Wednesday, the 12th, at 12:15 … Continue reading

Civility conversation – Wednesday, Feb. 12th, 12:15, LIB 230

Our “Learning Lunch” on civility was postponed and has been re-scheduled for Wednesday, February 12th, at 12:15 in LIB 230. What is civility, exactly? How can we foster civility in a vibrant college community with wide-ranging opinions, yet make meaningful … Continue reading