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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 …

Accuser Testifies at Rape Trial

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

North Haverhill — The former Dartmouth College student who alleges she was raped in a dorm room last spring testified Tuesday that she vomited after seeing her alleged attacker a few days after the incident. Meanwhile, the defense …

Campus Rape Trial Underway: Jury Begins With Visit to Dartmouth Dorm

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

North Haverhill — The trial of the former Dartmouth College rugby player charged with raping a female student began with jurors visiting the Hanover dormitory where the incident allegedly occurred last May. Parker C. Gilbert has been charged …

No Doubt: Big Green Done

Monday, March 17, 2014

Schenectady, n.y. — The words of Phil Collins will ring around Union College’s Achilles Center for a bit after the developments of Saturday night’s ECAC quarterfinal with Dartmouth: There must be some misunderstanding, There must be some kind …

Collaboration, Not Competition: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Building Hospital Network

Monday, March 17, 2014

New London — Last October, there was a wedding in New London. The bride kept her name. New London Hospital had courted Dartmouth-Hitchcock for several years, and after a lot of legal back-and-forth, discussions with state officials and …

Dutchmen Shake Off Big Green in Game 1

Friday, March 14, 2014

Schenectady, n.y. — Give a good team a lot of opportunities, and things like what happened in Union’s 3-0 ECAC quarterfinal win over Dartmouth on Friday night are bound to occur. The 10th-seeded Big Green played a credible …

D-H Wins Award for Spine Research

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Lebanon — A team of Dartmouth-Hitchcock employees, including the health system’s CEO, has received the top honor in orthopaedics for a landmark clinical trial that studies the effectiveness of the most common spine surgeries, according to a news release. The award announced in New Orleans on Wednesday went …

Big Green Runs to NCAA Meet

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Hanover — You’ll have to excuse Barry Harwick if he seems to be smiling a lot more these days. After what Harwick has seen from his Dartmouth College runners this indoor season, it’s surprising the coach didn’t take …

Dartmouth Looking for New Soccer Coach

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College is searching for a head women’s soccer coach for the second time in a little more than three years. The school posted an online ad for the job Wednesday on an NCAA website and …

Viens Wrestles to Fifth Place at New Englands

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Providence, r.i. — Two-time Vermont state champion and Hartford High senior Nolan Viens led five members of the Bellows Falls-Hartford wrestling team by placing fifth at the New England High School Championships over the weekend at the Providence Career and Technical Center. Competing at 145 pounds, Viens’ finish …

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 …