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apeweb A Planet Without Apes Peter Walsh ’82 believes that wild gorillas and chimpanzees face ecological extinction unless we radically rethink conventional conservation strategies.

rabbit1 Animal Tales A guided tour through animal literature, with Professor Antonia Losano leading the way.

_D3_7358 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.

harlowWeb Cover Essay: What’s on His Mind? Tapping into the thought process of our furry friends.

Socrates statue Download: Why I Love Socrates A philosophy professor explains the importance of Socrates

Arthur K.D. Healy
Watercolor on paper, 1951 Exhibit: Resident Artist A beloved teacher and artist—and those who learned from him.

Middlebury dance final Old Chapel: Arts Scene President Liebowitz talks about the arts in this issue's Q&A.

Prod-Stills-Middlebury-300dpi-39671 Online Learning: Next Course Coming soon to a computer monitor or tablet near you: Middlebury’s pilot projects in online learning.

kingWeb Paging Doctor King Being a veterinary surgeon in a 24-hour animal hospital means each day's cases are unlike the last.

PursuitsWeb 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.

StameshkinWeb Regarding Stameshkin When Stameshkin—the man, not the proper noun—comes around.

soccer dc 2 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.

middlebury_final Symposium: Tech’s Role Examining the role of technology in higher education

coatesweb The Foreign Student A journalist embarks on a voyage into the unknown.

Jamie Gaucher, Director of Business Development, Town of Middlebury This Is Not Business As Usual How an innovative partnership between the College and town is boosting the local economy.

MooseWeb Wild Moose Chase In search of Vermont's most mysterious creature.