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He’s Making a List: Tuck Professor Highlights Best, Worst CEOs of the Year

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Hanover — What do Dick Costolo of Twitter, Eddie Lampert of Sears Holdings, Philip Clarke of Tesco, Dov Charney of American Apparel and Ricardo Salgado of Banco Espirito Santo, have in common? They’re all corporate chieftains, right? Well, yes. They are also, according to Sydney Finkelstein, who teaches management at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business, the five worst CEOs …

Women’s Basketball: Big Green Pulls Away From Loyola in OT

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Hanover — Junior Lakin Roland and sophomore Fanni Szabo combined for 42 points as the Dartmouth College women’s basketball team defeated Loyola University Chicago, 70-58, in overtime on Saturday afternoon at Leede Arena. Dartmouth (6-5) snapped a four-game losing streak after playing the last four games away from home. The Big Green is 4-0 at Leede this season. Loyola (2-8) will head back …

Better Late Than ... Mitola Comes Through for Big Green

Friday, December 19, 2014

Hanover — It hadn’t been Alex Mitola’s night. And then, suddenly, the Dartmouth College junior owned the evening, sinking a quartet of 3-point shots during overtime to send the Big Green past Northern Illinois, 58-55, on Friday night at Leede Arena. Mitola’s final trey was still sailing through the air when the horn went off, giving Dartmouth its second buzzer-beater ending of the …

Dress Rehearsal

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Isabelle Hall, 14, pins on part of her costume before a Revels North performance of “Costumes Through the Ages” at Kendal in Hanover on Wednesday evening. The performance was an abridged version of the upcoming Christmas Revels show, …

Dartmouth Mulls Switch in Fuels

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College is exploring an energy plan that would end the college’s heavy reliance on No. 6 fuel oil to heat and power much of its campus, possibly moving toward a deal with a Hanover developer working on a natural gas plant proposed for the Route …

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 …