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Local Roundup: D’Agostino Honored For Classroom Work

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Hanover — She’s apparently a pretty quick study, too. Recent Dartmouth College graduate Abbey D’Agostino was named the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s women’s national scholar-athlete of the year for the indoor season on Tuesday night. D’Agostino won similar USTFCCCA honors six times over her collegiate career, two each for the outdoor, indoor and cross country seasons. The national award goes to an athlete who earned …

Local Roundup: Russell Trails at N.E. Am

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Winchester, Mass. — Evan Russell’s defense of his New England Amateur championship got off to a rough start, but not so much that the Grantham resident can’t still compete for a repeat. Russell shot a 3-over-par 74 to open the three-day, 72-hole tournament at Winchester Country Club on Tuesday. The score left him within range of making the cut following today’s second round …

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 …

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 …

College Roundup: Giovanniello Honored for Final Game

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Princeton, n.j. — Senior Kristen Giovanniello capped her Dartmouth goalkeeping career on Monday when she was named the Ivy League’s defensive player of the week. Giovanniello made 16 saves in her final game, Friday’s 9-8 win at Harvard. The save tally was the second-highest of the Old Brookville, …

How Sweep It Is: Dartmouth Pounds Harvard for Softball Title

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Boston — Behind a fence adjacent to the Dartmouth College softball team’s dugout Monday was a pile of green-and-black equipment bags. Airline luggage tags fluttered from their handles in the occasional breeze, but the Big Green’s doubleheader sweep …

Dartmouth Stays in the Game: Walk-Off Homer Nets Split

Monday, April 28, 2014

Hanover — Almost exactly three years ago, the Dartmouth College softball team moved into its new stadium in the shadow of Balch Hill. During one of the first practices there, a recruit from Texas arrived wearing a letter …

Local Roundup: Big Green Sweeps Harvard

Monday, April 28, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College junior Matt Parisi ripped the first pitch he saw in the bottom of the ninth inning into the netting above the left-field fence for a two-run homer to give the Big Green a 3-1 victory and complete a baseball doubleheader sweep on Senior Day …

Kuster: Health Care Law Gaining Fans As It Unfolds

Friday, April 25, 2014

Hanover — U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., said Thursday she continues to support the Affordable Care Act and that more Americans are coming to appreciate the health-care law as they gain coverage or see its benefits. “People’s perspectives …

Editorial: Extreme Behaviors; Enough Is Enough at Dartmouth

Thursday, April 24, 2014

One of the hardest tasks any new leader can face is changing the entrenched culture of a large organization. Nonetheless, Dartmouth College President Phil Hanlon is not shrinking from the challenge of cleaning up a campus environment that is contaminated by a toxic mix of sexual assault, hazing, …

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 …

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 …