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Carol A. Moore Scholarship–applications now being accepted!

Vermont Women in Higher Education annually awards a $1,000 scholarship to a woman working in higher education, either faculty or staff, who is successful in her campus role. The scholarship must be used to engage in professional development or academic pursuits … Continue reading

New Mac OS 10.10 (“Yosemite”) Released

Mac OS X Yosemite (10.10.x), released on 16 October 2014 and is available as an upgrade for faculty and staff who are currently running Mavericks (10.9.x).  If your machine is running Mavericks (10.9.x) or Mountain Lion (10.8.x) the upgrade will appear automatically in Software Updates under the Apple Menu.  If your machine is running Snow […] Continue reading

Key Survey Mobile App Update Now Available

The following information is pertinent only for individuals having a Key Survey account used to create, distribute, and work with surveys and response data. Message text (excerpt) from WorldAPP’s Customer Care team, dated 10/21/14: New updates for Mobile v4.0 and Key Survey Mobile v4.0 are now available for download. What’s New: This latest software […] Continue reading

HR Update: This Week’s Employment Snapshot

There are currently 16 faculty positions, 46 external job postings (regular, on-call and temporary), and 1 internal job posting on the Middlebury College employment opportunities web sites. Employment Quick Links: Faculty Employment Opportunities: Staff Employment Opportunities: go/staff-jobs (on campus), (off … Continue reading

The Week’s Headlines

Here are the week’s headlines from the News Room: Faculty Stories: Roberto Lint Sagarena, American Studies Quoted: Rana Abdelhamid ’15 on Impact of Bill Maher’s Comments on Islam Middlebury College Theatre Presents 1920s Jewish Comedy “Mendel, Inc.” Incoming Student Makes … Continue reading

The Role of Grading

Please join us on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 in the CTLR (LIB 225), at 12:15 PM. To many faculty, grading is a necessary burden that accompanies the more invigorating dimensions of teaching.  Grading’s secure place in the academy, however, often … Continue reading

What’s New with Flexible Spending Accounts

Keeping more in your pocket….. Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) are more compelling than ever now that the government has modified its “use-it or lose-it” rule.  You can now rollover up to $500 of unused Health Care FSA funds at the … Continue reading

Faculty and Staff Families: Attend the Page One Halloween Party!

Page One Literacy is a Middlebury College student organization that seeks to foster a love of reading and learning in the Middlebury community. We do this by organizing various after school reading programs in local elementary schools, but we also occasionally … Continue reading

Oct. 20 – 24: Food [in]Justice in the 21st Century Symposium

Food [in]Justice in the 21st Century Symposium at Middlebury College October 20 – 24, 2014 Organized by Middlebury students in the Eat Real student group Schedule of Events This year’s MCAB fall symposium, hosted by EatReal, focuses on food justice … Continue reading

Friday Links – October 17, 2014

Time for a Thesis – From the Senior Admissions Fellows Blog, a self-reflective essay by a History major on the impact of our annual message to seniors about thesis carrel signup and research support. His conclusion is quite nice: “When I think ahead to the books and research, I am not so much nervous as I am excited,” […] Continue reading