Table of Contents
A Planet Without Apes Peter Walsh ’82 believes that wild gorillas and chimpanzees face ecological extinction unless we radically rethink conventional conservation strategies.
Animal Tales A guided tour through animal literature, with Professor Antonia Losano leading the way.
Colophon: Where Do Fanatics Come From? In his first-year-seminar, The True Believer, Don Wyatt, the John M. McCardell Distinguished Professor at Middlebury, uses the seminal text from social philosopher Eric Hoffer to examine a phenomenon as relevant today as in past eras.
Cover Essay: What’s on His Mind? Tapping into the thought process of our furry friends.
Download: Why I Love Socrates A philosophy professor explains the importance of Socrates
Exhibit: Resident Artist A beloved teacher and artist—and those who learned from him.
Old Chapel: Arts Scene President Liebowitz talks about the arts in this issue's Q&A.
Online Learning: Next Course Coming soon to a computer monitor or tablet near you: Middlebury’s pilot projects in online learning.
Paging Doctor King Being a veterinary surgeon in a 24-hour animal hospital means each day's cases are unlike the last.
Pursuits: On the Road For physician Bob Friedman '68, each work day requires two things: his black medicine bag and a full tank of gas.
Regarding Stameshkin When Stameshkin—the man, not the proper noun—comes around.
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.
Symposium: Tech’s Role Examining the role of technology in higher education
The Foreign Student A journalist embarks on a voyage into the unknown.
This Is Not Business As Usual How an innovative partnership between the College and town is boosting the local economy.
Wild Moose Chase In search of Vermont's most mysterious creature.