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Gregg Fairbrothers, the founding chairman of the Dartmouth Regional Technology Center, is flanked by Trip Davis, left, the executive director of Dartmouth's Office of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer, and Jamie Coughlin, right, the director of Dartmouth's New Venture Incubator Programs as they listen to officials of FreshAir Sensor, Inc. talk about their company during New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan's visit to the Dartmouth Regional Technology Center in Lebanon, N.H. on July 16, 2014.  (Valley News - Ariana van den Akker)

At Dartmouth, a Point Man for Entrepreneurs Is Cut Out

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Hanover — The man who has been closely associated with Dartmouth College’s cultivation of business innovation for the past decade won’t be part of the effort moving forward. Gregg Fairbrothers, who started the Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network in 2001 and has taught courses on entrepreneurship at the Tuck School of Business since 2004, has been out of a job since the …

Progress Against PTSD

Sunday, July 20, 2014

White River Junction — “Give yourself permission to let go of anything that does not serve you in the moment.” That was the advice that Brianna Renner, a 34-year-old yoga instructor, gave in a soft but distinct voice to three veterans — all men nearly twice her age — sitting in front of …

Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine Gets Interim Dean

Friday, July 18, 2014

Lebanon — A biochemical researcher without a medical degree has been tapped to serve as interim dean of Dartmouth’s financially troubled Geisel School of Medicine during a transition that a college spokeswoman said was expected to take “a few years.” On Tuesday, Duane Compton filled a vacancy created with the June 19 announcement …

D-H Could Support Hospital Tax

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Lebanon — Tens of millions of dollars in r evenue from a controversial tax on New Hampshire hospitals continues to figure in the budget plans of state lawmakers despite opposition from Dartmouth-Hitchcock and other large hospitals and rulings by two judges that the current form of the levy …

Dartmouth Baseball Plays for Ivy Title Today

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Hanover — Spring is truly the season to be a Dartmouth College undergraduate. The green is filled day-after-day with students lounging on the grass, erecting volleyball nets, chasing a Frisbee. A few blocks down East Wheelock Street, however, …

Expert: Passwords Pivotal

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Hanover — A leading expert on war and cybersecurity offered some helpful hints on “cyber hygiene” Monday to a Dartmouth College audience. The advice applies to Internet users throughout the Upper Valley, said Peter W. Singer, including those …

Better Later Than Never, It’s the Mascoma Slalom

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Lebanon — After two weeks of postponements because of dangerously high water levels, the 51st Mascoma Slalom finally took place Saturday near Lebanon’s Packard Hill covered bridge. The venerable race proved to be worth waiting for — and …

Spring Dance

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Dartmouth College receivers Victor Williams, left, and former Hanover High standout Dan Gorman share dance steps after the latter hauled in a touchdown pass Saturday during the team’s Green-White spring scrimmage. The final score was 10-3 for the …

Split Decision: Dartmouth, Penn Will Play Deciding Game Today

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Hanover — Don’t go changing. That was the message among members of the Dartmouth College softball team Saturday after it split a doubleheader with Pennsylvania to begin the teams’ best-of-three Ivy League title series. The Big Green won …

Dartmouth Dean of College to Depart

Friday, May 2, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth’s Dean of the College Charlotte Johnson will leave at the end of the academic year to take the position of vice president for student affairs and dean of students at Scripps College, an all-women’s school …

No Horsing Around: Dartmouth Rides Off to National Meet

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Hanover — When going away on a business trip, it’s a nice gesture to come back with a gift for those family members left behind. It doesn’t have to be much, maybe a T-shirt from the destination or …

Record-Setting Day for Dartmouth Lacrosse Senior

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Hanover — After his first goal Tuesday, Dartmouth College attackman Mike Olentine mimicked a golf swing and tossed his stick into the air after the follow-through. He scored a little later and flipped his twig around and played …

Big Green Sweeps, Heads to a Tiebreaker

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Boston — The Dartmouth College baseball team finished a four-game sweep of Harvard by taking both ends of a doubleheader Tuesday afternoon at a blustery O’Donnell Field, 9-0 and 5-2. The victories elevated the Big Green (17-19, 11-9 Ivy) into a tie for first in the Ivy League’s …