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Rutland Herald
CU gains approval for sports domeThis inflatable sports dome, shown here at Middlebury College in 2013, is sched
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
This inflatable sports dome, shown here at Middlebury College in 2013, is scheduled to be resurrected behind the Diamond Run Mall next to Castleton University’s Spartan Arena. FILE PHOTO Castleton University received its Act 250 permit Friday to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Idaho think tank defends conservative speaker, GOP distancesafter a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
after a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by Murray earlier this year at Vermont's Middlebury College was shouted down by angry protesters. Sixty-seven students were sanctioned after the protest. Murray has... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Idaho think tank defends conservative speaker, GOP distancesafter a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 hours ago
after a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by Murray earlier this year at Vermont's Middlebury College was shouted down by angry protesters. Sixty-seven students were sanctioned after the protest. Murray has... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Idaho think tank defends conservative speaker, GOP distancesafter a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 hours ago
after a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by Murray earlier this year at Vermont's Middlebury College was shouted down by angry protesters. Sixty-seven students were sanctioned after the protest. Murray has... Read more
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The News-Times
Idaho think tank defends conservative speaker, GOP distancesafter a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by
The News-Times / Posted 15 hours ago
after a Boise hotel declined to host the banquet because of Murray. A speech by Murray earlier this year at Vermont's Middlebury College was shouted down by angry protesters. Sixty-seven students were sanctioned after the protest. Murray has... Read more
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The Columbian
Speaker with controversial race theories leads to cancellation, move of Idaho Freedom Foundation annual banquethis writings. In March, a violent protest that left one professor injured disr
The Columbian / Posted 18 hours ago
his writings. In March, a violent protest that left one professor injured disrupted a speech Murray was giving at Middlebury College in Vermont. Protests, some peaceful and some disruptive, followed at his speeches at Notre Dame... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
St. Mary's in Middlebury welcomes a new pastorAlong with leading regular services at the three area Catholic Churches, he wil
The Addison County Independent / Posted yesterday
Along with leading regular services at the three area Catholic Churches, he will also preside over Sunday evening Mass at Middlebury College (during the academic year). The college has the “Newman Club,” an association of Catholic students who... Read more
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Daily Mail
The rise of the 'antifa'include when protesters shoved controversial conservative political scientist C
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
include when protesters shoved controversial conservative political scientist Charles Murray when he spoke at Middlebury College, in Vermont, in March, and the huge, and violent clash between antifa and the alt-right after they... Read more
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WALB Albany
Impact of historically black colleges and universities not merely historicalLucius Twilight became the first black in the U.S. to graduate from college, ea
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
Lucius Twilight became the first black in the U.S. to graduate from college, earning a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College in Vermont in 1823. The first HBCU, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania was established in the 1830s, and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Trump spoke of the 'alt-left.' Is that a thing?of the violent anti-Trump actions during the 2016 campaign, as well as the viol
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
of the violent anti-Trump actions during the 2016 campaign, as well as the violent protests this year at UC Berkeley and Middlebury College against right-wing speakers. These protests have been widely condemned as assaults on free speech.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Trump spoke of the 'alt-left.' Is that a thing?of the violent anti-Trump actions during the 2016 campaign, as well as the viol
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
of the violent anti-Trump actions during the 2016 campaign, as well as the violent protests this year at UC Berkeley and Middlebury College against right-wing speakers. These protests have been widely condemned as assaults on free speech.... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU free speech and Neo Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-Naziscampus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
campus. A speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter at Berkeley was later canceled because of safety concerns. And in Middlebury College, a small liberal arts campus in Vermont, scores of students shouted down political scientist Charles... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Line-up announced for 3rd annual film festival24-27 at three local venues: Middlebury’s Town Hall Theatre, the Marquis Theatr
The Addison County Independent / Posted 4 days ago
24-27 at three local venues: Middlebury’s Town Hall Theatre, the Marquis Theatre on Main Street, and Dana Auditorium at Middlebury College. More information can be found at middfilmfest.org. In an anticipation of this year’s festival, the... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Fairgoers find a world of fun at Field Dayshard to understand,” Lewis said. “(The table) is a living textbook.” HAWAII NA
The Addison County Independent / Posted 4 days ago
hard to understand,” Lewis said. “(The table) is a living textbook.” HAWAII NATIVE MASAYUKI Sakamoto is flanked by fellow Middlebury College students Caleb Walcott, left, and Noah Levine as they examine vegetables last week at the Addison County... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Seventh-grader collects bikes, parts for Botswanabicycles to underserved areas of the world. The Boston chapter was started four
The New Canaan News / Posted 5 days ago
bicycles to underserved areas of the world. The Boston chapter was started four years ago by Whit, now 19 and studying at Middlebury College, and Reed, the 16-year-old cycling enthusiast of the group, according to Thatcher’s mother, Kent, and now... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The game is over and North Korea has wonkid - but not really. Welcome to our new world. Don't say I didn't warn you. J
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
kid - but not really. Welcome to our new world. Don't say I didn't warn you. Jeffrey Lewis is an American non-proliferation expert and teaches at Middlebury College. This column originally appeared in Foreign Policy.As Advertised in the Calgar... Read more
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FOX News
Conservatives and moderates: It's time to stop giving to your alma mater“a sad day for free speech.” The suppression of free speech by conservatives o
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
“a sad day for free speech.” The suppression of free speech by conservatives once again turned violent on the campus of Middlebury College in Vermont in March, when student protesters shut down a speech by social scientist Charles Murray, and in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
UVM nails goals for locally sourced food |schools that have taken on the Real Food Challenge include Sterling College, Ly
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
schools that have taken on the Real Food Challenge include Sterling College, Lyndon State College, Marlboro College and Middlebury College. One of the difficulties in buying local produce is the issue of the relatively short growing season in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Local talent impressive for UVM |Castleton University vs. Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in a men’s prese
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Castleton University vs. Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in a men’s preseason game. — Saturday, Sept. 2 at noon. Middlebury College vs. Williams College in a women’s preseason game. — Sept. 6 at 7 p. m. Southern Vermont College vs.... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
‘Not all cultures are created equal’ says Penn Law professor in op-edof Penn Law’s values or institutional policies.” Wax has previously fielded cr
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 8 days ago
of Penn Law’s values or institutional policies.” Wax has previously fielded criticism for a 2013 lecture she gave at Middlebury College, “Diverging Family Structure by Class and Race: Economic Hardship, Moral Deregulation or Something Else?”... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Victor Nuovo: Truth and the foundations of civil societyOn Locke’s book, An Essay Concerning Human Understanding Editor’s note: This i
The Addison County Independent / Posted 8 days ago
On Locke’s book, An Essay Concerning Human Understanding Editor’s note: This is the 19th in a series of essays by Middlebury College Professor Emeritus Victor Nuovo on the origins of western political thought. Like Thomas Hobbes, John... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Politically Thinking, Eric L. Davis: Health insurance hikes are unsustainablea publicly financed universal health care system in the longer run, the sustain
The Addison County Independent / Posted 8 days ago
a publicly financed universal health care system in the longer run, the sustainability of the individual health insurance market in Vermont is very much an open question. Eric L. Davis is professor emeritus of political science at Middlebury Colle... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Police respond to two motorcycle accidentsbusiness that someone had allegedly left a used needle and drug baggie in their
The Addison County Independent / Posted 8 days ago
business that someone had allegedly left a used needle and drug baggie in their restroom on Aug. 2. • Were informed by Middlebury College Public Safety of a possible online fraud case on Aug. 2. • Investigated a report of someone allegedly... Read more
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Business Insider
Liberal colleges are recruiting conservative professors to 'stir up some trouble'has been called a racist for his work “The Bell Curve.” Years later, Murray wo
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
has been called a racist for his work “The Bell Curve.” Years later, Murray would become a flash point on another campus: Middlebury College in Vermont. A recent speech there was shouted down by protesters, and when Murray and Middlebury College... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
How to achieve the right balance when communicating with your college kidParent: Staying Close to Your Kids in College (and Beyond) While Letting Them G
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
Parent: Staying Close to Your Kids in College (and Beyond) While Letting Them Grow Up and a psychology professor at Middlebury College in Vermont. Questions and answers, below, have been edited for length and clarity. What can we do now,... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Victor Nuovo: For Spinoza, pursuit of Truth is a means to peace and pietyEditor’s note: This is the 18th in a series of essays by Middlebury College Pro
The Addison County Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the 18th in a series of essays by Middlebury College Professor Emeritus Victor Nuovo on the origins of western political thought. The political outlook of Benedict de Spinoza (1632–77) is much like Hobbes’. This is not... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Outspoken music-industry guru built business on sparing no one64, grew up in Fairfield, Conn., in the late 1960s when he says “music defined
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 days ago
64, grew up in Fairfield, Conn., in the late 1960s when he says “music defined the culture.” He enrolled in Middlebury College in Vermont, and after getting an A on an English paper titled “Consolidated Stuffed Nose Or That’s the Way... Read more
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Boston Globe
Harvard looks to Bowdoin as model in eradicating frats, but its decision had mixed resultstheir former house with their spouses and children. Bowdoin’s decision at the
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
their former house with their spouses and children. Bowdoin’s decision at the time was part of a trend across New England. Middlebury College banned fraternities in 1990; Colby College and Amherst did so in 1984. Williams College was one of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Harvard looks to Bowdoin as model in eradicating frats, but its decision had mixed resultstheir former house with their spouses and children. Bowdoin’s decision at the
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
their former house with their spouses and children. Bowdoin’s decision at the time was part of a trend across New England. Middlebury College banned fraternities in 1990; Colby College and Amherst did so in 1984. Williams College was one of the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Making their markother players made their impacts at lower levels. Former Fruita outfielder Sam
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
other players made their impacts at lower levels. Former Fruita outfielder Sam Graf hit .323 with three home runs for Middlebury College (Vermont). His former teammate, Sam Schroeder, pitched and hit for Central Arizona College. He hit .265... Read more
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The Hill
The wrong way to preserve free speech on campusversion of book burning. And it’s got to stop.” Some institutions and academic
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
version of book burning. And it’s got to stop.” Some institutions and academics are responding to the challenge. In May, Middlebury College disciplined 67 students for their role in suppressing a speech by author Charles Murray (although none of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Gnat invasion has some 'freaked out' |photo at the home of Josh Engle in Brattleboro shows a porch light full of dead
Rutland Herald / Posted 22 days ago
photo at the home of Josh Engle in Brattleboro shows a porch light full of dead gnats. PHOTO BY JOSH ENGLE A researcher at Middlebury College said the tick population has doubled, and in Rutland county the mosquito count is up by 30 percent. But... Read more
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JTA
Cleveland Cavaliers bring in a Jewish general manager. Didn’t David Blatt coach there?College for two seasons and helped guide the team to a 48-11 record. Altman wa
JTA / Posted 22 days ago
College for two seasons and helped guide the team to a 48-11 record. Altman was a three-year starter at point guard for Middlebury College in Vermont. He is the second Jewish GM in Cavs’ history: Harry Weltman held the post from 1982 to 1986.... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Middlebury to cast off construction blues with downtown block partyin town and its purpose is to bring a collaborative approach to promoting Middl
The Addison County Independent / Posted 22 days ago
in town and its purpose is to bring a collaborative approach to promoting Middlebury during the ongoing bridge project.” Middlebury College, Middlebury UndergrounD, Addison County Chamber of Commerce, the Town of Middlebury and downtown merchants... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Schueneman to lead local churchcame to Vermont in 2008 after living in several other states. She came here as
The Addison County Independent / Posted 22 days ago
came to Vermont in 2008 after living in several other states. She came here as visiting assistant professor of religion at Middlebury College, a position she held until 2014. A graduate of the Methodist Theological School in Ohio, Schueneman was... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Victor Nuovo: Hobbes on religionEditor’s note: This is the 17th essay by Middlebury College Professor Emeritus
The Addison County Independent / Posted 22 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the 17th essay by Middlebury College Professor Emeritus Victor Nuovo on the origins of western political thought, focusing on the great political thinkers. In his own day, Hobbes was suspected of atheism. There is no... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
George Jaeger: American alone?This week’s writer is George Jaeger, a retired Senior Foreign Service officer a
The Addison County Independent / Posted 22 days ago
This week’s writer is George Jaeger, a retired Senior Foreign Service officer and former Diplomat-in-Residence at Middlebury College. He and his wife Pat live in New Haven. In six short months President Donald Trump has upended the world order. His... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Middlebury can show the wisdom – or folly – of economic planningWhile unemployment is low throughout the county, we have a paucity of good-payi
The Addison County Independent / Posted 22 days ago
While unemployment is low throughout the county, we have a paucity of good-paying jobs outside of a few key employers: Middlebury College, Porter Medical Center at UVMNH, and the school systems dominate the labor force in Middlebury and largely... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Cavs hire Koby Altman as new general managerdegree at UMASS, he coached at nearby Amherst College for two seasons and helpe
Inside Hoops / Posted 25 days ago
degree at UMASS, he coached at nearby Amherst College for two seasons and helped guide the team to a 48-11 record. Altman, a Brooklyn, New York native, played collegiately at Middlebury College, where he was a three-year starter at po... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Addison County Legion baseball team hits rough final stretchCannons on Wednesday, and lost at home to Essex on Thursday. AC, SB SPLIT On
The Addison County Independent / Posted 25 days ago
Cannons on Wednesday, and lost at home to Essex on Thursday. AC, SB SPLIT On the 15th on the Legion team’s home field at Middlebury College, AC held on for a 5-4 win over visiting South Burlington in the opener, but SB erupted for four runs in... Read more
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The Columbian
Bend training draws college skiers from across U.S.week. “We decided to get a group of girls out here to train.” “I just followed
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
week. “We decided to get a group of girls out here to train.” “I just followed her,” added Cate Brams, a rising senior at Middlebury College in Vermont who has skied with Snow since the two were fifth-graders living in the Boston area. “She’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
From Wesleyan, a cautionary tale for Harvardresidence,” according to the Courant. DKE has sued in the past over the same i
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
residence,” according to the Courant. DKE has sued in the past over the same issue on other campuses. The fraternity sued Middlebury College — and lost — in the 1990s when the school forced fraternities to go coed. It sued Hamilton College over... Read more
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