JJ Janikis

Posts by JJ Janikis

So many SANDWICHES

There is nothing like a Vermont sandwich! Good thing this town is full of great places to pick up a tasty sandwich before class or on the weekends! Here are my favorites: 1. Otter Creek Bakery The location could not … Continue reading

April ARTS

At the end of every semester I find myself booked with seeing and/or participating in a wide range both student and faculty produced theater, dance, music, and art shows. While I have always been a patron of the arts, it is … Continue reading

Old Stone Mill

One of my favorite new places on campus is the Old Stone Mill that is located right off of Main Street on the banks of Otter Creek. The Old Stone Mill is a space for students to create and design … Continue reading

Education in Action

This semester Education has definitely been on my mind. One of my favorite courses this semester is Education in America with Professor Tara Affolter. Over the past few weeks we have been exploring topics in education and democracy, social justice, and re-examining … Continue reading

5 Reasons to LUV Spring

It’s a NEW semester! While the Fall semester is full of fall foliage, apple picking, and trips to harvest festivals,  the Spring brings new life and adventure on campus! Here my FIVE FAVORITE Spring events: 5. Winter Carnival One of the biggest … Continue reading

Senior Fellows Celebrity

This just in! A former Senior Fellow, Cassidy Boyd ’10, is featured in the new Ke$sha music video, “We R Who We R”. Check it out! Ca$$idy is so HOTT right now! Alright current Senior Fellows… who will be the … Continue reading

I LoVermont

Coming from Scottsdale, Arizona the winter weather and the New England culture took some getting used to… but after I learned how to appropriately bundle up in the cold and once the snow melted into Spring, I fell in love … Continue reading

Je suis un “Feb”.

While regular Seniors are all picking courses for their FINAL semester, I am comforted by the fact that as a Senior-Feb I still have one year left at Middlebury. Being a Feb has truly shaped my Middlebury experience. Having a … Continue reading

MCMP Presents: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

 It’s Opening Night! After over six weeks of rehearsals, my show, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”, opened last night at the Middlebury Town Hall Theater. “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” tells the story of 6 quirky … Continue reading