Geneticist Heidi Rehm ’93 is at the forefront of a genetic revolution in medicine, which may eventually lead to personalized care based on individual DNA.
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On The Hunt
For 72 hours in late January, a campus becomes consumed with the unusual.
Road Taken: My Close-Up
Russ Leng '60 has called classrooms his home for more than 60 years. So what could make teaching a new experience for him?
An international correspondent examines the nature of courage.
Run to the Roar
Eight personal tales of unshrinking bravery
Pursuits: Dancing Queen
Most people don't associate the Upper Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire with Middle Eastern Dance. That is, until they meet Gina Capossela '87.
Encountering Warhol in the Museum of Art.
Old Chapel: Looking Ahead
President Liebowitz talks about future challenges for the liberal arts.
Antoinette Rangel Is Having the Time of Her Life
And for those who know her well, this comes as no surprise.
Laurie L. Patton Named Next President of Middlebury
The Middlebury Board of Trustees today named Laurie L. Patton, dean of Duke University’s Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and the Robert F. Durden Professor of Religion, as Middlebury’s next president.
Road Taken: 90 Minutes
With soccer becoming increasingly popular in the U.S., two alumni who have made the sport their trade meet at a match. We eavesdrop on their conversation.
Exhibit: Resident Artist
A beloved teacher and artist—and those who learned from him.
Online Learning: Next Course
Coming soon to a computer monitor or tablet near you: Middlebury’s pilot projects in online learning.
Download: Why I Love Socrates
A philosophy professor explains the importance of Socrates
Symposium: Tech’s Role
Examining the role of technology in higher education
Colophon: Where Do Fanatics Come From?
In his first-year-seminar, The True Believer, Don Wyatt, the John M. McCardell Distinguished Professor at Middlebury, uses the seminal text from social philosopher Eric Hoffer to examine a phenomenon as relevant today as in past eras.
This Is Not Business As Usual
How an innovative partnership between the College and town is boosting the local economy.
Old Chapel: Arts Scene
President Liebowitz talks about the arts in this issue's Q&A.
Pursuits: On the Road
For physician Bob Friedman '68, each work day requires two things: his black medicine bag and a full tank of gas.
The Foreign Student
A journalist embarks on a voyage into the unknown.
A Planet Without Apes
Peter Walsh ’82 believes that wild gorillas and chimpanzees face ecological extinction unless we radically rethink conventional conservation strategies.
A guided tour through animal literature, with Professor Antonia Losano leading the way.
Paging Doctor King
Being a veterinary surgeon in a 24-hour animal hospital means each day's cases are unlike the last.
Timeline: Town & Gown
During the past decade, Middlebury College has engaged with the local community on a number of landmark initiatives: 2004 The College and the town renegotiate a “payment in lieu of taxes” (PILOT) agreement in which the College will make an annual contribution to the town, the sum of which is tied to the performance of […]
Cover Essay: What’s on His Mind?
Tapping into the thought process of our furry friends.