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HR Update: This Week’s Employment Snapshot

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There are currently 5 faculty positions, 40 external job postings (regular, on-call and temporary), and  6 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)

Why I Love Politics: Jeffords, Perry and Zakaria

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This Sunday’s Shorts: Somewhat surprisingly, I’ve received more email and twitter responses regarding my posts about allegations that Fareed Zakaria is guilty of plagiarism than I have about any of my Michael Brown-related posts. The OurBadMedia website that published the original accusations against Zakaria has now posted a second set allegedly “showing how Zakaria blatantly […]

2014-2015 Leadership Team

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Maggie Morris, Head Peer Writing Tutor. Maggie approves time, runs evening makeup sessions and assists the Program Director.

Cate Costley, Head Mentor. Cate manages and guides the Writing and Academic Mentors attached to First-Year Seminars. She helps run evening makeup sessions and assists the Program Directors.

Robert Silverstein, Manager of Drop-in Tutors. Robert manages, supervises, assigns evening shifts, creates publicity, and assists the Program Director.


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2014 Training Dates for PWTs and FYMs

All training sessions take place 4:30-6:30 in CTLR, Davis Family Library 225

Fall 2014 dates

Org Session   Wednesday 9/10 for Writing and Academic Mentors
Thursday 9/11 for Peer Writing Tutors
Session 2       Wednesday 9/17 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors  (Mentors    bring all 4 syllabi to session 2)
Session 3       Thursday 9/24 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
(Bring a paper of your own to Session 3.)
Session 3         Thursday 9/24 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 4         Thursday 10/1 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 5         Thursday 10/8 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 6         Thursday 10/16 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors

Please bring your folder to every training session.

Log training hours under the correct training category.

Ellucian hosted services interruption – Banner INB, Hyperion Reporting

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We are currently experiencing an interruption of service when connecting to systems and applications hosted in the Ellucian data centers.

Banner Web/SSB services are UP and operational however users cannot connect to Internet Native Banner (aka Banner INB), the Hyperion EPM reporting environments and other associated systems and applications.

We are working with our vendors to restore services as quickly as possible.  Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience.

A President’s Dilemma: Race, Riots and Midterm Elections

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With recent polling suggesting a slight hardening of opinion against demonstrators in Ferguson, we take our WayBack machine to September 1966, as President Lyndon Johnson struggles to balance pressure from activists advocating stronger leadership on civil rights against a growing backlash among moderate voters triggered in part by a series of race-related riots in urban […]

The Week’s Headlines

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

College Establishes Endowed Professorship Honoring Frank Winkler

Middlebury Awards Master’s and Doctoral Degrees in Languages

View past stories by visiting the News Room page.