Day: October 31, 2013


Debate – Is Facebook good for individuals and society?

August Hutchinson ’16 writes in: The services which Facebook provides affect the personal, social, and professional lives of the one billion people who use them. Getting abetter understanding of Facebook’s impact on us, and on others, is essential. Does it bring us closer together? Hurt our relationships?Destroy our privacy? Help spread western values? Come watch some of Middlebury’s best debaters spar over this intriguing issue. Date: Friday, November 1st Saturday,Continue reading


Faculty Theater Production: Vinegar Tom

The theater department’s faculty productions are always a must see. This one is directed by Cheryl Farone and features the senior acting work of Shannon Fiedler ’14. Friday is already sold out but at the time of writing this post there are tickets for Saturday (and you can usually get in if you show up early even if its sold out). Vinegar Tom is a play with songs and aContinue reading

Events, Features

(UPDATE: Lineup Released) TEDxMiddlebury tickets are on sale!

UPDATE: middbeat has released the Fall 2013 TEDxMiddlebury lineup below the jump. Yo Yo Listen upppppp… The Beautiful Organizers of TEDxMiddlebury want you to know: TEDxMiddlebury is a local, self-organized event that brings people together to share a TED-like experience. At our TEDxMiddlebury event, live speakers and TEDTalks videos will spark deep discussion and connection, and provide students and community members the opportunity to hear eleven live speakers and thenContinue reading


Spooky Pint Night at Drop In Brewery

Happy Halloween Everybody! What is a greater way to remember all the departed saints, martyrs, and faithful Christians than getting a pint of local brews with your friends and hearing Middlebury’s new favorite band “The Fatheads” play at Middlebury’s own Drop In Brewery.¬† You are guaranteed amazing beer and great music. The Fatheads come on at around 6:30 and the the brewery closes at 8 so you can party andContinue reading

Events, Features

The USA Women’s National Hockey Team is Playing. HERE. TOMORROW.

Sorry, in case you misread that– The #1 ranked women’s hockey team in the WORLD will be playing at our very own Kenyon Arena tomorrow. While I’m sure our own Panthers could give them a run for their money, Team USA will actually be facing off against the Finnish national team as part of USA¬†Hockey’s Fall “Bring on the World” tour. The 18-game will help the US team gear upContinue reading