Astronomy is a required course for students from the very beginning as outlined in The Laws of Middlebury College. β€œIn the third year, in trigonometry, navigation, surveying, natural philosophy, and astronomy.”

Feature Document

The Laws of Middlebury College, page 9, 1803

Middlebury College Special Collections

Curated Resources

David Stameshkin, The Town’s College: Middlebury College, 1800-1915, 1985

David Stameshkin, The Strength of the Hills: Middlebury College, 1915-1995, 1995