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United Way Raffle Deadline is Friday January 24th

Friday January 24th is the deadline to be entered into the regular raffle as part of the College’s United Way campaign. The winning raffle entry wins $250 in Middlebury Money. Congratulations to Carrie Macfarlane who was the winner of this … Continue reading

United Way of Addison County: What It Is, and How You Can Help: November 22 and 25 Lunchtime Presentations

Everyone has heard of United Way. Have you ever wondered what United Way really does? Have you thought, “What does United Way have to do with me?” , “How/why would I get involved?”, “Is it going to cost me money?” … Continue reading

United Way Days of Caring: September 26th and 28th

The Annual United Way Days of Caring this year will be Thursday September 26th and Saturday September 28th. Attached you will find the flyer, the sign-up, and waiver forms. See http://www.unitedwayaddisoncounty.org/news/volunteers-needed-days-caring for more information. 2013_DOC_Volunteer_Registration_Form Days_of_Caring_2013_Volunteer_Flyer 2013_DOC_Volunteer_Liability_Waiver Please note that the … Continue reading

LIS Update: August 2013

  I’ve just posted the LIS Update August 2013 that describes recent accomplishments, current priorities, and longer-range opportunities and challenges. It is a lengthy, detailed document that captures the many things we are doing to help support the College’s efforts. A … Continue reading Continue reading

Workshop on Spatial Thinking and Visualization on Friday April 5

This workshop, led by Anne Knowles (Geography Dept.), will explore principles and practices of spatial thinking, visualization, and research design for working with visual sources and methods in the digital humanities and social sciences. Examples will come from faculty and … Continue reading

United Way Campaign Update: Audrey LaRock wins raffle; still time to contribute!

Audrey LaRock from the Language Schools was the winner in this year’s United Way raffle. As April approaches, we are trying to wrap up this year’s College United Way Campaign. You can still make a contribution via the on-line form … Continue reading

Update & Reminder: College United Way Campaign Raffle Results and Upcoming Deadline

Steve Goodman and his wife Cynthia won this year’s United Way early-bird raffle. There is still time to be entered in the regular raffle, which will take place on February 11th. You will be entered twice if this is your … Continue reading

December LIS Quarterly Update

We’ve just posted the LIS Quarterly Update for your reading pleasure. We’ve shrunk it down (it’s a mere 11 pages!) and generally re-organized it to make it easier to skim quickly. As always, I would love to hear more about … Continue reading Continue reading

Help Evaluate the Portal

We’ve launched a one-question survey on the portal ( http://portal.middlebury.edu ) to help  figure out what needs doing in order to improve it. The survey is at go/portaleval. We’re planning to launch a re-design contest that will be informed by what we learn. Continue reading

Go Discuss!

We’ve just launched an on-line discussion board at http://go.middlebury.edu/discuss  . The goal of this project is to find out whether or not an on-line forum will meet a need on campus that is presently not being met by Facebook, Midd … Continue reading Continue reading