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    Jim_Bruce_featured_image Money for Nothing?
    Meet the director of the documentary that has set the financial world buzzing.

      chickens Coop Dreams
      Of raising boys and chickens

        Pins-sized Archive: Blue Ribbon Days
        What did college loyalty mean in the 1890s?

          skinny_pancake Editor’s Note: Full Fare
          Traveling through the Burlington airport just got a whole lot more pleasant.

            CastPhoto Colophon: What Cicero Said
            What does a Classics scholar see when she looks at this 100-year-old photo from the Middlebury Campus?

              BreakingBad Download: Why I Love Breaking Bad
              Film and media scholar Jason Mittell explains why he loves Breaking Bad

                LOOKING-FOR-AMERICA Looking for America
                A student sets off to find America, and discovers that he's in search of self, as well.

                  logroller Pursuits: On a Roll
                  Inside the competitive world of...logrolling

                    realman In the Queue: A Man’s World
                    From our summer reading selection

                      WalksWithSierra In the Queue: The Gift of Friendship
                      From our summer reading selection

                        Kafumbe The Score
                        For an ethnomusicologist, music without context just doesn’t sing.

                          berries Food for Thought
                          Changing the way we think about food at Middlebury.

                            FactFinder Fact Finder: Survey Says
                            The College asked alums what they thought of their Midd experience. A snapshot of the results.

                              the-leap--final Old Chapel: Alumni Thoughts
                              President Liebowitz digs in to the recent alumni survey results.

                                Dialogue Dialogue: Divest?
                                Should Middlebury divest its endowment of fossil fuel investments. Two students debate the issue.

                                  40597_11_12_VergennesLaundry18073 The Art of Perfection
                                  What does it take to succeed—on your own terms—in the bakery business?

                                    goat Consider the Goat
                                    Let us introduce you to a movement that seeks to narrow the chasm between Americans and where their food comes from.

                                      StrawberryBasket Eating Well
                                      In Vermont and beyond, we can eat and live well and deliberately at the same time

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                                      campus_time_lapse_splash Summer Scene: Campus Beauty
                                      Dramatic summer skies around campus captured in a time lapse video.

                                        felix Felix Against the Barbarians
                                        Felix Batista '77 was a master at negotiating the release of kidnap victims, right up to the moment he disappeared.

                                          Horn01 Archive: Come Blow Your Horn
                                          A trip into the archives reveals the Middlebury horn.

                                            TedPerry__BMA1564 Serene Velocity
                                            Ted Perry enters retirement as only he knows how.

                                              Mahaney Center for the Arts final Vignette: Onward and Upward
                                              Our Observer visits the Mahaney Center for the Arts.

                                                athletics meets academia fianl Old Chapel: Game Time
                                                President Liebowitz discusses the role of athletics in a Middlebury education.

                                                  mvj Editor’s Note: “Tell me a story.”
                                                  When was the last time a child asked you to tell her about a topic?