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Dartmouth Promotes New Policy; Administrators Hold Forum On New Sexual Assault Stance

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Hanover — The outside investigators that Dartmouth College has proposed to hire to look into complaints of sexual assault would be made up of three or four people from the Upper Valley, with lawyers, law enforcement professionals or others with experience conducting similar investigations at other institutions being considered. The college is still in the process of identifying candidates, said Robert Donin, who is general counsel for the college. He …

Shonda Rhimes Named Dartmouth Commencement Speaker

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Hanover — Television producer Shonda Rhimes, the creative force behind such shows as Grey’s Anatomy , Private Practice , and ABC’s current hit, Scandal , will deliver the main address at Dartmouth College’s commencement in June, according to a news release from the college. Rhimes, a Golden Globe winner and three-time Emmy nominee who graduated from Dartmouth in 1991, will receive an honorary …

Dartmouth College to Test Emergency Alert System, Audible Up To 10 Miles From Campus, Today at 3 p.m.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Dartmouth College will test two of its emergency notification systems today at 3 p.m. One of the systems, the Outdoor Mass Notification System, includes sirens and voice speakers that can be heard outdoors up to 10 miles from campus, according to an announcement from the school. That alert will sound for about 5 to 15 minutes, school officials said. Dartmouth will also test …

Construction Zone: Big Green Builds For a Big Future

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College softball coach Rachel Hanson likes to say that her team’s talent is flexible, a reference to players being able to fill more than one position. This spring, the Big Green hopes to bend the …

Pitching In: Dartmouth Arms Maturing, Waiting for Bats to Catch Up

Friday, April 4, 2014

Hanover — Bob Whalen has reason to be proud. His Dartmouth College baseball team is coming off a 15-5 Ivy League season that netted a sixth straight Red Rolfe Division title. The team was one of the top-hitting …

Bobcats Ruin Dartmouth Baseball Opener With Long Ball

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Hanover — Quinnipiac launched four home runs over the Biondi Park fences to spoil the Dartmouth College baseball team’s home opener on Wednesday, using the long ball to earn an 11-5 win. Vincent Guglietti had the big day …

Students Confront President: Change Demanded At Dartmouth College

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Hanover — More than 30 students occupied Dartmouth College President Phil Hanlon’s office on Tuesday afternoon, demanding a more detailed response on a student proposal to “eradicate systems of oppression” on campus. Senior Jillian Mayer said students delivered …

Dartmouth Softball Sweeps Tigers

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Staff Reports Princeton, n.j. — Junior Kristen Rumley excelled in the circle on Monday as the Dartmouth College softball team completed a four-game sweep of its opening Ivy League weekend with 1-0 and 4-1 defeats of Princeton at the Class of 1895 Field. Monday’s doubleheader made up for …

A Home for Students Who Served: Group Looks to Buy House For Vets Who Attend Dartmouth

Monday, March 31, 2014

Hanover — Military veterans could choose to live with former comrades-in-arms while attending Dartmouth College under a nonprofit group’s plan to buy a house for them to rent less than a mile from campus. With an anonymous pledge …

Dartmouth Cavalry Boys’ Ludicrous, Thrilling Civil War Exploits

Sunday, March 30, 2014

No frolic so slight ever won such glowing praise as the service of the Dartmouth Cavalry during the Civil War. Writers lauded these college men on horseback even for what they didn’t do. On class day at graduation …

Tuck in Transition: Longtime Dean Danos Announces Retirement Plans

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Hanover — When Paul Danos was recruited in 1995 to be its dean, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth was losing its luster at a time when revolutionary changes were emerging in business and finance. “Tuck dropped …

Undefeated Cornell Steamrolls Dartmouth Lacrosse

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Hanover — Early in Saturday’s Ivy League men’s lacrosse game between Dartmouth and Cornell, a group of rowdy fraternity brothers filed into Scully-Fahey Field, taunting the No. 2 Big Red as they filed along the bleachers’ bottom row. …

Rape Trial Ends in Acquittal

Friday, March 28, 2014

North Haverhill — The foreman of the jury that found Parker C. Gilbert not guilty of sexually assaulting a Dartmouth College classmate said jurors were not swayed by the accuser’s account, which they found implausible. Rick Rogers, of …