Dartmouth

Dartmouth College football coach Buddy Teevens has overseen a rise from a winless season in 2008 to an 8-2 record this fall.

Return of the Green Machine: Dartmouth Riding High After Second-Place Showing

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Hanover — Optimism surrounding the Dartmouth College football team has built steadily in recent years, rising to new heights this fall as the Big Green finished 8-2 overall and 6-1 in Ivy League play, good for second place behind undefeated Harvard. It was the program’s best campaign since 1997. “From the beginning of the season, we knew that we were …

Local Roundup: Quartet Chosen for Lions Cup

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Concord — Four Upper Valley soccer standouts will represent their schools one last time next summer as members of the New Hampshire roster for the Twin State Lions Cup matches against Vermont. Hanover’s Luke Strohbehn and Susanna Penfield, Lebanon’s Rachael Townsend and Stevens’ Daniel Croteau were chosen for the two Granite State squads, …

Friars Catch Fire: Dartmouth Out of NCAA Soccer Tourney

Monday, November 24, 2014

Providence, r.i. — During its first 18 games, the Dartmouth College men’s soccer team had outscored its opponents by a 20-9 margin. Suffice to say the Big Green didn’t live up to that statistic Sunday night in an NCAA Division I tournament second-round game against 11th-seeded Providence College. The Friars scored all of …

As Dartmouth Football Senior Day Approaches, a Closer Look at a Vital Quartet

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

On Saturday, the Dartmouth College football team will host Brown in its home finale and the final game on Memorial Field for its 27 seniors. The campaign concludes at Princeton next week, in a game that could have …

Hartland Scientist Wins Breakthrough

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Hartland — Growing up in Hartland, Victor Ambros said he was “not a genius and not particularly talented in any special way.” But, he was fascinated by the natural world. “The more you think about things, the more …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth’s Williams an Ivy Honoree Again

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Hanover — This is starting to get repetitious … in a good way. Thanks to a record-setting afternoon in terms of total yards accumulated, Dartmouth College junior quarterback Dalyn Williams was chosen as co-winner of the Ivy League’s …

Canada Firm Buys Mascoma Corp.

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Lebanon — Eight years ago Mascoma Corp. was launched by two Dartmouth College engineering professors and an associate to convert waste paper sludge and inedible biomass into ethanol fuel to help wean the world off its addiction to …

Big Green Leaves Big Red in the Dust

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Ithaca, n.y. — Lowly Cornell came flying out of the gates on Saturday afternoon in upstate New York, but Dartmouth weathered the storm and waltzed to a 42-7 Ivy League football triumph in front of a crowd of 4,212 at Schoellkopf Field. The Big Red, which had not …

Frat Bro Elected to County Post

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College senior Sam Todd inspected his ballot in Hanover early Tuesday morning and noticed there were no candidates for the office of Grafton County register of pr obate. So, Todd wrote in his Alpha Delta …

Big Green Sophomore Gets a Kick Start

Friday, November 7, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College kicker Alex Gakenheimer is leaning toward an economics major. “I like the numbers,” said the sophomore from Charlotte, N.C. The statistics Gakenheimer has produced on the field since earning the field goal job late …

Dartmouth Doctor Aids in Ebola Crisis

Friday, November 7, 2014

Elizabeth Talbot was leaving for Liberia in a matter of days to begin training teams that would then go on to treat Ebola patients. The morning of Oct. 29, as the deputy state epidemiologist and infectious disease doctor …

Tracking the ‘Time Tax’: Dartmouth, Florida Researchers Study How Long It Takes to Vote

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Hanover — While political observers across the country were keeping their eyes on New Hampshire on Tuesday with control of the U.S. Senate in the balance, Dartmouth College researchers were observing the sometimes-fraught process of voting and analyzing …

At Last, It’s Down to This: Dartmouth Plays Harvard Today

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Hanover — Bob Rex knows all about the importance of Dartmouth-Harvard football games. In fact, he was a part of one of what may be the more memorable contests. It was Oct. 22, 1955, and for only the …