Winter 2013

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Mag2 Nordic Coach Andrew Gardner talks NCAAs
Nordic Coach Andrew Gardner discusses his team and the upcoming NCAA Championship, hosted at Middlebury College March 6 - 9

    Mo_Yan_WEB Mo’s Nobel
    A writer remembers meeting Mo Yan—before the Nobel

      helloglobe_WEB Language, In Depth: Why the Nation Needs a Strategic Language Reserve
      Not a paradox: Americans need to learn other languages; the rest of the world needs to understand English.

        bookmaze_WEB Language, in Depth: Living with Dyslexia
        What do you do when the words on the page don't look like words at all?

          Middlebury_Mouse-WEB Language, in Depth: The Digital Scene
          How is technology changing the way we learn second languages?

            Middlebury_Prism-WEB Language, in Depth: What is the Meaning of “Meaning”?
            Philosophy professor John Spackman tackles this head-scratching question.

              Dwayne-Nash-2WEB By All Appearances
              Dwayne Nash '99 was once part of the legal institution he now seeks to reform.

                navajo2_web The Mother Tongue
                The vice president of the Navajo Nation explains the inter-relationship between language and culture.

                  middlebury library Vignette: Around the Clock
                  Each issue, The Observer illuminates a corner of Middlebury, offering glimpses of life in Vermont, at a school abroad, or along the coast of California. In this issue, our chronicler visits the Davis Family Library during exam week.

                    language dive final Old Chapel: Language History
                    President Liebowitz on the importance of language education at Middlebury.

                      CourtlyLove-web Whither Courtly Love
                      A writer comes to terms with the now-controversial concept.

                        CO70-5-07-clemmons-011 Teaching the American Negro Spiritual
                        François Clemmons and the History of the American Negro Spiritual.