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Institutional News

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Announcing Middlebury’s Leadership Alliance

Announcing Middlebury’s Leadership Alliance

As we embark on new institutional initiatives and strategies, I am pleased to announce the formation of a core group of managers selected to help bridge institutional strategy and our operations.

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Human Resources

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Labor Day Timesheet Entry – Reminder to Managers

Labor Day Timesheet Entry – Reminder to Managers

Managers, please take extra care when approving staff timesheets for the pay period that includes September 3rd. 

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From MSA: Planning for College 101

Planning for College 101 | September 11, 2018 | 9:00 AM (PST) & 12:00 PM (PST) |  

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TIAA Webinar | Market-Proof Your Retirement
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TIAA Webinar | Cybersecurity
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TIAA Webinar | Estate Planning
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TIAA Webinar | Responsible Investing
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TIAA Webinars in September
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TIAA ONE-ON-ONE COUNSELING SESSIONS WITH ERIK MOREAU
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Features

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‘The Connection’ Newsletter from the Green Mountain Higher Education Consortium
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Community Chorus in rehearsal

College Community Chorus begins new season

The Middlebury College Community Chorus welcomes faculty, staff, and students to join us as we prepare for our annual Thanksgiving concerts (Nov. 17-18) with a program entitled A Song Arising.

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Attend the MiddAction Volunteer Fair 9/14 4:30 p.m.

Attend the MiddAction Volunteer Fair 9/14 4:30 p.m.

We welcome faculty and staff members to attend the MiddAction Volunteer Fair on Friday, September 14th from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. on the lawn outside of McCullough Student Center.

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Midd/MIIS Travelers

Midd/MIIS Travelers

The following employees have reported upcoming travel between Midd and MIIS:

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Wellness

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On Campus Health Coaching available for all Faculty and Staff members!

On Campus Health Coaching available for all Faculty and Staff members!

Is there an area in your life in which you would like to be healthier?

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Koru Mindfulness Basic Class

Koru Mindfulness Basic Class

Koru Mindfulness Basic Class with Laura Wilkinson and Barbara McCall Tuesdays (9/18 -  10/9) 9:30am - 10:45am in Proctor Basement

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Choosing Health, Choosing you!

Choosing Health, Choosing you!

Choosing Health, Choosing you! 8 - week nutrition and movement group

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Group Health Coaching Receives Outstanding Feedback!

Over the summer Laura Wilkinson, APRN, National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC) teamed up with the GMHEC Employee Well-being Program Coordinator, Rebecca Schubert, MS RDN NBC-HWC to facilitate a twelve week group based health coaching program. 

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Edge Fitness Membership

Edge Fitness Membership

The Green Mountain Higher Education Consortium (GMHEC) and is pleased to announce a new benefit offered through The Edge.

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September EFAP News- Suicide Awareness

September EFAP News- Suicide Awareness

There are over 400,000 deaths by suicide in the U.S. each year.

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A Fresh Start: Let's Quit!
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Seize an Opportunity:
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Midd/MIIS Collaboration

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DIRT Digest | Sep 6 – Latest News from the Office of Digital Learning & Inquiry

DIRT Digest | Sep 6 – Latest News from the Office of Digital Learning & Inquiry

The Office of Digital Learning & Inquiry (DLINQ) has an active blog and weekly updates called “The DIRT”.

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Preparing for the Semester with Digital Tools for Teaching & Learning

Preparing for the Semester with Digital Tools for Teaching & Learning

Dear Middlebury Faculty, Greetings from the Office of Digital Learning and Inquiry (DLINQ)!

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Travel Resource for Middlebury Staff and Faculty
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Local News- Midd

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Stargazing at Mittelman Observatory – Autumn 2018

Stargazing at Mittelman Observatory – Autumn 2018

Mittelman Observatory and Middlebury Physics will again host stargazing open house nights this autumn.

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SUBMIT A 2019 WINTER TERM WORKSHOP PROPOSAL

SUBMIT A 2019 WINTER TERM WORKSHOP PROPOSAL

DO YOU HAVE A TALENT? WOULD YOU LIKE TO SHARE IT? SIGN UP TO TEACH A WINTER TERM WORKSHOP.

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Apply for or renew your U.S. passport ON CAMPUS!

Do you want to apply for or renew your U.S. passport? The U.S. Passport Agency will be accepting passport applications at the Study Abroad Fair: Thursday, September 20, 2:00-5:00 pm, Axinn Center. To apply for a passport, you will need to bring the following: Citizenship Evidence (e.g. birth or naturalization certificate for first-time applicants, or previous U.S. passport for eligible …

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Host an International Student This Fall!

Host an International Student This Fall!

The Friends of International Students (FIS) host program recruiting and matching process for the recently admitted Class of 2022 continues!

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Change to the Circulation Desk hours

Starting Tuesday, September 11th, the Circulation Desk in the Davis Family Library will close a half hour before the building closes. There are no changes to the operating hours of the building. A reminder of the change will be made each night before closing on the PA system. This change is only for Davis; Armstrong

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PressReader is back

The Middlebury Library is pleased to announce that we (again) have access to full content from the most recent 90 days of over 7000 titles from around the globe through PressReader.
Expand your skills, keep up with events back home or improve your lang...

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Filmakers Library (2nd edition) – new to the library

Staff, faculty, and students at Middlebury now have access to award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.       Filmakers Library provides numerous ways to browse,

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AAS Historical Periodicals – new to the library

Students, faculty and staff of Middlebury now have access to all five collections of a comprehensive set of periodicals published between 1684 and 1912, and curated by the American Antiquarian Society. From the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction, this set comprises nearly 6,000 periodical titles – with full text and images. Find

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Local News- MIIS

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New 'Magical Pinhole Photography' Exhibit in Samson Reading Room

New 'Magical Pinhole Photography' Exhibit in Samson Reading Room

The Committee for Art in Public Places at MIIS will feature 10 images by photographer Martha Casanave starting July 19 in the Samson Center Reading Room.

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Attention, Supervisors! Upcoming ITS Tech Service Overview Sessions for New Hires

Do you have any new staff members joining your team in the coming months?  Information Technology Services (ITS) offers a monthly workshop with new hires in mind called “ITS & You:  Technology Services Overview.”

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Employment Opportunities!

We invest in people at Middlebury. Together we create an environment where the pursuit of knowledge is universally valued. Build your future here!

Remember that you can check for employment opportunities at any time via the link above - no need to wait for Middpoints!

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Online Classifieds!

- The classifieds section is open to faculty, staff, and students (log-in required)

http://blogs.middlebury.edu/classifieds/

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Travel Registry

Planning to Travel Abroad on College Business in the Next Month?

- So that we can do our best to assist in case of an emergency or a crisis situation abroad, don’t forget to register your travel in the College’s Travel Registration Program:

http://www.middlebury.edu/international/travel

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