The Middlebury man was zealous about conserving Vermont’s natural beauty, and amassed more than 34,000 acres, most of which is now in the public domain.
A Middlebury College retrospective celebrating “the artist laureate of Vermont” focuses as much on her private struggles as her professional success.
News Release — Middlebury College May 28, 2017 Contact: Sarah Ray Director of Media Relations Middlebury College O: 802-443-5794 M: 802-989-3403 MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – The 552 graduates of the Middlebury College Class of 2017 basked in a splendid spring morning on Sunday, May 28, to celebrate the formal conclusion of their undergraduate careers. Thousands of […]
Local police said they didn’t have evidence to charge people they could identify and that they didn’t know the names of others. But they agreed with the college: Many weren’t students.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 24, 2017 Contact: Middlebury College Republicans [email protected] Middlebury College Republicans Issue Statement On College Protest Sanctions On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, Middlebury College announced the conclusion of the disciplinary process for students involved in the March 2nd shutdown of a scheduled talk by Charles Murray on campus. The shutdown of the […]
The problem here is enormous: When college students don’t understand the Bill of Rights, and violate the principles thereof, they threaten us all.
Students say it has been confusing and stressful. The college won’t comment on the specifics until after the sanctions process is complete.
Stifling speech is dangerous stuff, especially in a democracy, because ultimately the goal is to ban opposing thought.
Andrew Forsthoefel is author of the new book “Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time.”
News Release — Sheldon Museum April 5, 2017 Contact: Bill Brooks, Executive Director 802/388/2117 [email protected] www.henrysheldonmuseum.org Middlebury….Professor and photographer Kirsten Hoving is one of the artists represented in the current exhibit Focus on the Sheldon: A Five-Point Perspective on view at Middlebury’s Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History through May 13, 2017. She is also […]
News Release — Middlebury College April 6, 2017 Contact: Sarah Ray Director of Media Relations Middlebury College O: 802-443-5794 M: 802-989-3403 H: 802-985-3136 MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, political commentator, and former editor-in-chief of Newsweek, will deliver the 2017 Middlebury College commencement address on Sunday, May 28. A presidential historian, Meacham is […]
Where was the outrage by the Middlebury faculty of the students’ behavior?
Being exposed to ideas one finds ethically or intellectually flawed is intrinsic to learning.
Demonizing the other side is another form of more subtle violence that makes matters worse.