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Dartmouth President Gets Mixed Review

Friday, April 18, 2014

Hanover — Students and alumni welcomed Dartmouth College President Phil Hanlon’s call for reform and condemnation of “harmful behaviors,” but others questioned whether a committee will be able to solve problems on campus that some consider intractable. Hanlon addressed a hand-picked audience of students and faculty members on Wednesday during an unusual “presidential summit,” where he said Dartmouth’s reputation is being “hijacked” and made bold declarations. “It’s time for Dartmouth …

Dartmouth WR Has Speedy Recovery

Friday, April 18, 2014

Hanover — One of the standouts of Dartmouth College spring football practice so far has been freshman receiver Jon Marc Carrier, a 5-foot-8 speedster who’s looked even more comfortable and confident than he did last fall, when he caught five passes for 58 yards and a touchdown and returned six kickoffs for an …

Dartmouth President Vows to Clean Up Campus Social Scene

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth President Phil Hanlon Wednesday night held an unusual “presidential summit” with student leaders, faculty and selected alumni in a bid to change a culture on campus he said is tarring the Ivy League school’s image and future. “We can no longer allow this college to be held back by the few who wrongly hide harmful behaviors behind the illusion of …

Green Pulls Stunner: Dartmouth Wins With Three-Goal 3rd

Monday, March 10, 2014

Troy, n.y. — The Dartmouth College men’s hockey team had not won a game when trailing after two periods of play in more than two years. No time like the present to end that ignominious slide. The 10th-seeded …

Infectious Disease Ruled Out in Student’s Death

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College officials said Saturday they did not know if the family of junior Blaine Steinberg, who died Friday at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, would ask for an autopsy to determine why she died, but they did …

Dartmouth Sixth at NCAA Ski Meet

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Park City/Midway, Utah — Dartmouth College finished sixth at the NCAA Skiing Championships, hosted the University of Utah. The event concluded on Saturday with the slalom and Nordic freestyle races. Dartmouth got a strong outing from the men’s cross country skiers, who tied for second in the 20-kilometer …

Dartmouth Tuition to Rise 2.9 Percent

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Hanover — Undergraduate tuition and living costs at Dartmouth College will rise 2.9 percent for the 2014-2015 school year, the college’s board of trustees announced Saturday. The increase will bring the total cost of attending Dartmouth to $61,947 a year. Tuition alone is $46,763. The increase is the …

Big Green Hopes the Worst Is Finally Over

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Hanover — In statistical terms, one of the worst seasons in the history of Dartmouth College women’s basketball ground to a halt Saturday with a 57-41 loss to Yale. The result left the Big Green 5-23 overall and …

Double Diamonds: KUA Teams Take Two NEPSAC Titles

Monday, March 3, 2014

Meriden — With three of its winter teams playing in NEPSAC championships on Sunday, Kimball Union Academy had the odds in its favor that someone would be busy sewing new banners in the coming days. Make it a …

For Big Green, Momentum Gained

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Hanover — Taking advantage of an undermanned and overmatched opponent, the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team eased past Cornell, 87-78, on Saturday and put itself in position to earn its most victories during a season in more than …

The Language of Set Design: Dartmouth Designer Stresses Color, Light, Confidence

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Shortly before the opening of the Dartmouth College Theater Department’s production of the musical Spring Awakening, which goes into its second week of performances tonight and runs through Sunday, the set designer Georgi Alexi-Meskhishvili prowls the stage in …

Big Green Defrosts After Topping UConn

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Hanover — A banner ad on the Dartmouth College athletics website invites visitors to sign up for a streaming video subscription. “Catch all the live coverage as winter turns into spring,” reads the text. On Wednesday at Scully-Fahey …

Researchers Seek Hints at Patient Attitudes in Doctor Jokes

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Lebanon — Knock, knock. Who’s there? A bunch of researchers studying doctor jokes on Facebook, that’s who. But it’s not all just for laughs. The Dartmouth Institute of Health Policy & Clinical Practice study published in the February edition of the Journal of Medical Internet Research is one …