Day: February 8, 2013


President Liebowitz gets ‘divestment’ message

This pic just in from the mail center. The president has been receiving mail every day since Bill McKibben’s “Do the Math” talk in Mead Chapel on January 20th from Midd students, alumni and parents all over the world urging him to support divestment of Middlebury’s endowment from fossil fuels. If you want to get involved check out Divest for our Future’s website or fb page.


5 Question interview with “Scared is Scared” creator Bianca Giaever ‘12.5

Bianca Giaever ‘12.5’s short film “The Scared is Scared” has gone viral (or as film professor JasonMittell likes to say, “spreadable”). First it made it onto Buzzfeed, then CBS, then Jezebel, then several other national (and Canadian) blogs and sites, not to mention filling up fb news feeds and twitter accounts near and far. Giaever, an independent “Narrative Studies” scholar, made this film in her final four week J-term asContinue reading

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Men’s Basketball Won’t Stop Winning

With a 20-1 season record and only two games left until the NESCAC quarter finals, Middlebury Men’s Basketball has a lot to be proud of. The boys have swept through this season with an outstanding ability to take down every opponent (losing only one game by one point to Williams… but we all know Williams just sucks, so whatever). Led by Captains Jake Wolfin, Nolan Thompson and Peter Lynch, this teamContinue reading

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Midd Night Thursday at 51 Main

Just incase you didn’t know, 51 Main at the Bridge is a MIDDLEBURY OWNED restaurant, placed conveniently at the bottom of the hill with prices, food, and entertainment designed to accommodate the student’s wallet and desires! Recently, 51 Main has begun a variety of promotions and initiatives  to more effectively incorporate the student body. One of such promotions is Midd Night Thursday. This means appetizers are HALF PRICE every Thursday for every Middlebury student, staff,Continue reading