Alumni Story : Sarah Maharjan

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Sarah MSarah Maharjan, a 2010-11 alumna of Middlebury College’s Master’s program in French, is making a name for herself in the field of international education.  After working in International Student Services at the EF International Language School in New York and then advising students on Boston College’s study abroad programs in France, Italy and Switzerland, Sarah was recently hired by IAU College ( She currently holds the position of Assistant Director and Director of University Relations and Communications at IAU’s U.S. office.  Congratulations or félicitations, Sarah!

Check out these 18 tools for Changemakers! Visit Startingbloc to learn more!

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StartingBloc is built on the belief that a small, committed group of people can change the world. They bring together entrepreneurs, activists, educators, and  innovators working to create change.  They connect them to their tribe and give them access to the resources, co-conspirators, projects and support they need to create the impact they want. Through […]

The Real Reason Obama Chucked Hagel

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As the news that Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel had resigned “under pressure” spread, news stories immediately characterized his departure in terms of a combination of personality clashes and policy disputes. Thus, the New York Times, citing White House sources, reported the story this way: “The officials characterized the decision as recognition that the threat […]

Udall Scholarship for Sophomores and Juniors Interested in Environmental Issues

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Apply for the Udall Scholarship! For Sophomores and Juniors committed to careers related to the environment. The Udall provides up to $5,000 for tuition, fees, educational expenses. Eligibility: GPA 3.5 and up; U.S. citizen; demonstrated commitment to work with environmental issues through academic study and activities. Scholarship requires nomination from Middlebury—nomination deadline is January 23, […]

Exchange Street Open House

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Please join colleagues from
the Offices of Advancement and Information Technology Services

for an Open House at our New Home

 Monday, November 24, 2014
4:00 p.m.

 700 Exchange Street
Middlebury, Vermont

 Visit our staff, tour the renovated building, and enjoy light refreshments

 Directions: The building is located across from Catamount Park and the Otter Creek Brewery
and next door to Vermont Sun Fitness Center.

 We look forward to seeing you!

HR Update: This Week’s Employment Snapshot

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There are currently 17 faculty positions, 37 external job postings (regular, on-call and temporary), and 2 internal job postings on the Middlebury College employment opportunities web sites.

Employment Quick Links:

Faculty Employment Opportunities:

Staff Employment Opportunities: go/staff-jobs (on campus), (off campus)

Please note – to view only internal staff postings, please use the internal posting search filter that was highlighted in this MiddPoints article.

On-call/Temporary Staff Employment Opportunities: go/staff-jobs-sh (on campus), (off campus)

The Week’s Headlines

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Here are the week’s headlines from the News Room:

President of Monterey Institute to Step Down in February

Lessons Learned from the Tower of Babel

Campus Community Meets President-Elect Laurie Patton

Laurie L. Patton to Become Middlebury’s 17th President

View past stories by visiting the News Room page.