Featured Dispatch

    Virginia Wiltshire-Gordon '16 performs titration testing to measure the amount of fatty acids in a sample. The Chemistry of Biodiesel
    Biodiesel burns cleaner than regular diesel, but is it truly a smart energy choice? Jeff Byers and 14 first-year students are figuring that out.

      Annie Rowell '11. tending the production line at the Vermont Food Venture Center in Hardwick. Start-Ups, Vermont-Style
      Gardens, kitchens, and J-term classes inspire two recent Middlebury grads and one student to explore the business side of improving local eating options, and farmers' bottom lines.

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      pundits_caricature 607x406 Professor Pundits: VICTORY…for Political Scientists
      Middlebury's Professor Pundits wrap up their year-long commentary series with some surprising insights on the election.

        In 2008 TIME magazine named Cizik to its list of the top 100 "Thinkers and Scientists" The Evangelical Ecumenist
        Richard Cizik was the public face of evangelicalism in America, until he went on "Fresh Air" with Terry Gross.

          dispatch_distressed-300x160 Things That Happened, Things To Do: Week of November 5
          Our regular recap of goings on at the College and a look ahead to events on the horizon.

            Group Making Change
            The first-ever recipients of grants from Middlebury’s Center for Social Entrepreneurship presented their success stories—and lessons learned.

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            BoatLength Celebrating the Flagship R/V Folger
            The Research Vessel David Folger and its beaming namesake took center stage along Lake Champlain during a lively dedication ceremony.

              dispatch_distressed-300x160 Things That Happened, Things To Do: Week of 10/15
              Our regular recap of goings on at the College and a look ahead to events on the horizon.

                subway An Observer in the City
                A Middlebury senior interning in New York City sees a fine line between observing and becoming.

                  dispatch_distressed-300x160 Things That Happened, Things to Do: Week of 10/8
                  Our regular recap of goings on at the College and a look ahead to events on the horizon.

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                  pundits_caricature 607x406 Professor Pundits: Who’s Ahead? It’s Debatable.
                  One presidential debate down, two to go. Our pundits look at many factors that will influence the race from here on.

                    high-line-logo The Planter Box in the Sky
                    How a group of New York City residents used collaboration and creativity to save a landmark and turn it into jewel.

                      invasion_splash Close Encounters
                      Dancers invade the Mahaney Center for the Arts during the Clifford Symposium on Creativity and Collaboration.

                        hacksaw_5156 Under Lock and Key
                        There’s a whole lot more to being a locksmith at Middlebury College than installing locks and making keys.

                          dispatch_distressed-300x160 Things That Happened, Things To Do: Week of September 24
                          Our regular recap of goings on at the College and a look ahead to events on the horizon.

                            IMG_7971 Rails Across America, Part 8
                            The eighth installment in a series of Dispatches chronicling Ryan Kim’s journey by rail to small towns across America.

                              IMG_7209 Rails Across America, Part 7
                              The seventh installment in a series of Dispatches chronicling Ryan Kim’s journey by rail to small towns across America.

                                Priscilla's Skydive 062 Still in the Game
                                Three Middlebury alumni demonstrate that age is no obstacle for following your dream.

                                  dispatch_distressed-300x160 Things That Happened, Things To Do: Week of September 10
                                  Our regular recap of goings on at the College and a look ahead to events on the horizon.

                                    IMG_6493 Rails Across America, Part 6
                                    The sixth installment in a series of Dispatches chronicling Ryan Kim’s journey by rail to small towns across America.

                                      dispatch_distressed-300x160 Things That Happened, Things To Do: Week of September 3
                                      Our regular recap of goings on at the College and a look ahead to events on the horizon.

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                                      Midd Core_splash image 3 MiddCORE Stretches into Summer
                                      This year marked the launch of MiddCOREplus, MiddCORE’s project-based summer program. MiddMag’s Brendan Mahoney ‘11 was there to capture their presentations.

                                        natasha portrait The Poet Laureate Among Us
                                        Natasha Trethewey, this year's U.S. Poet Laureate, is a returning faculty member at the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference this summer.

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                                        xray_hand_4_opt[2] Science Spoken Here
                                        Summer immersion at Middlebury extends beyond its renowned Language Schools

                                          Middlebury College Organic Farm 2011 Farm Fresh: Easy and Local
                                          Can a clever new web site get us eating more local food?