A Planet Without Apes
Peter Walsh ’82 believes that wild gorillas and chimpanzees face ecological extinction unless we radically rethink conventional conservation strategies.
A Planet Without Apes
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.
When Stameshkin—the man, not the proper noun—comes around.
Wild Moose Chase
In search of Vermont's most mysterious creature.
Map: The Trail Around Middlebury
The Trail Around Middlebury celebrates a silver anniversary
Road Taken: Finding Mom
Following the death of her mother, a writer makes a discovery about loss.
Guide to Summer Reading: On Our Faculty’s Nightstands
With the summer months meaning a hiatus from the classroom for most Middlebury faculty, we were curious to learn what books they would choose to help pass the time.
Guide to Summer Reading: A Conversation with Michael Paterniti
The noted journalist and author talks storytelling, epic journeys, and the importance of slowing down.
Cover Essay: What to Read?
What should you be reading this summer? Jay Parini has some ideas on the topic.
Colophon: The Politics of Torture
The Library’s Special Collections recently purchased a 17th-century book about torture that contributed to an international crisis. History professor Ian Barrow, who will use the book in his courses, explains why.
Download: Why I Love Cycling
A professor of Spanish explains what it is about cycling that he loves so much.
Up Front: Faculty Votes Against K12
At a meeting on May 13,the faculty of Middlebury College voted 95-16 in favor of a nonbinding motion calling on Middlebury to end its relationship with K12, Inc
Can Shenna Bellows ’97 stun the political establishment by upsetting an entrenched incumbent and winning a U.S. Senate seat in Maine?
Once considered an ancient practice, midwifery is experiencing a resurgence across the United States.
Old Chapel: The Liberal Arts Plus
President Liebowitz answers questions about his 2014 Baccalaureate address, "The Liberal Arts Plus."
The Big Idea(s)
Contemplating Middlebury's contributions to society.
44 Ideas, Inventions, Discoveries, & Creations that Middlebury (and Its people) Have Given the World
What's the big idea? We have 44 of them to check out.
Reunion ’14: Tell Us One Thing
We asked alumni celebrating Reunion to tell us one thing they just had to see when they came back to Middlebury.
In the Queue
With his debut novel, James Scott '99 has literary types talking about a rising star
Remembering Matthew Power
Matthew Power, gone from this Earth far too soon.
Pursuits: Sing Along
Catching up with Vanessa Trien '91, New England's most popular children's musician.
Town & Gown
President Liebowitz discusses town-gown relations in this issue's Q&A