• Dartmouth President-elect Jim Yong Kim's Address to the Alumni Council, May 15, 2009: "You Are the Reason I'm Here" (Audio)

    Monday, June 1, 2009

Dartmouth College president-elect Jim Yong Kim,
addressing the Alumni Council. photo: Joe Mehling '69

Dartmouth Colllege president-elect Jim Yong Kim, MD, PhD, addressed the Alumni Council in Hanover on May 15, during its 198th session. Currently chair of the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School and formerly a senior official at the World Health Organization, President-elect Kim begins his term as the 17th Dartmouth president on July 1. He told the council that alumni's intense passion for Dartmouth was one of the reasons he accepted the position.

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Introducing Jim Yong Kim, 17th President of Dartmouth

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