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    OwlWEB The Art of Birds
    In his natural history courses, Professor Stephen Trombulak has been using a 19th-century ornithological collection ever since he discovered the treasure buried in the far reaches of an overcrowded College storage room. And that’s just the beginning of this fascinating tale.

      LPWEB Welcome, Laurie Patton
      On July 1, Laurie Patton showed up for her first day of work. We were there.

        2015balbusso_loversWEB Modern Love
        Increasingly discouraged by her failure to engage in a committed relationship in college, a young woman decided to explore the topic at greater depth in her senior thesis. She found out that she was far from alone.

          FLWEB3 The Business of Beer
          Making a living brewing craft beer requires precision, science, business savvy, and more than a touch of zaniness.

            LaurieWEB Old Chapel: Hello, Middlebury
            Middlebury's 17th president arrives on campus.

              RoadTakenWEB Road Taken: Serving Me Well
              Finding one's way in the world while waiting tables

                DonkeyWeb Pursuits: Happy Tails
                A retired minister, Ken Parker '62 now tends to quite a different flock.

                  dan-whitmore Rare Dream
                  How does one become a rare-book dealer? Dan Whitmore '03 has quite the story.

                    IslandWeb Island Time
                    A graduating senior learns to slow down and live in the now.

                      Heinz The Champ
                      The sportswriting of W.C. Heinz '37 is now available in one terrific volume.

                        Dena The Liebowitz Years: Tributes
                        Remembering a president, a neighbor, a teacher, and a colleague

                          RDLWeb The Liebowitz Years: Leading with Conviction
                          How Middlebury’s 16th president shaped the institution.

                            BLWeb The Liebowitz Years: A Vision Realized
                            The special partnership that preserved Bread Loaf for the ages.

                              RehmWeb Code Breaker
                              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.

                                Hunt On The Hunt
                                For 72 hours in late January, a campus becomes consumed with the unusual.

                                  LengWeb 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?

                                    courage_treeWeb Under Pressure
                                    An international correspondent examines the nature of courage.

                                      courageWeb Run to the Roar
                                      Eight personal tales of unshrinking bravery

                                        gina 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.

                                          EdNoteWarhol Pop Cultured
                                          Encountering Warhol in the Museum of Art.

                                            middlebury future president Old Chapel: Looking Ahead
                                            President Liebowitz talks about future challenges for the liberal arts.

                                              RangelWeb Antoinette Rangel Is Having the Time of Her Life
                                              And for those who know her well, this comes as no surprise.

                                                IMG_9858_Laurie_Patton_horiz2_hirez 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.

                                                  soccer dc 2 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.

                                                    Arthur K.D. Healy
Watercolor on paper, 1951 Exhibit: Resident Artist
                                                    A beloved teacher and artist—and those who learned from him.