From her home office in Brunswick, Maine, R. Aileen Yingst ’91 spends much of her time gazing out at the dusty crimson landscapes of Mars. As a senior scientist at the Planetary Science Institute, she roams the red planet with the...Thursday, October 17, 2019News Type
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Since some of his fourth graders only know life through the lens of their tough Los Angeles neighborhoods, shows them pictures of snowy Dartmouth to introduce them to the possibilities of the world. For 17 years,...
Friday, April 17, 2015
This Friday, alumni and current students will join in song to honor the memory of Christina Porter ’06, who tragically passed away in 2005. Louis Burkot will direct this unique Glee Club performance built around Porter...
Friday, April 10, 2015
Doing good as an individual is wonderful, but doing good as a group is even more powerful. That’s one of the messages behind the first Dartmouth Alumni Day of Service, to be held in cities across the country on Saturday, May 2...
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Today marks the 141st anniversary of the birth of Robert Frost, Dartmouth Class of 1896. While Frost attended the College for just one term in 1892, he remembered those fall months vividly. In a 1959 interview with Edward Connery...
Monday, March 9, 2015
When we reached Richard Hoeg ’78 on his cell phone, he was standing in a half-foot of fresh snow, watching a rare Northern Hawk Owl in a pine tree about 10 miles from his hometown of Duluth, Minnesota. The day...
Friday, March 6, 2015
This week on campus, anticipation is running high for Friday’s final round of Dartmouth Idol 2015. Now in its eighth year, the event allows students to compete for a $500 prize and the opportunity to produce a two-song...
Monday, March 2, 2015
Dr. Seuss’s 1990 classic Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is this year’s book for the National Education Association’s “Read Across America” day, celebrated annually on March 2, the...
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Carolyn Kylstra ’08 has served as health editor for BuzzFeed Life for the past four months. BuzzFeed is a site that both creates original content and aggregates content from across the Internet and turns it into easily...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
As an Agents of Change delegate for the organization SustainUS, Kelly McGlinchey ’12 attended the 2014 United Nations Climate Change Conference, held December 1–12 in Lima, Peru. McGlinchey is director of food education...
Friday, January 23, 2015
Today Alice Hall Claflin, descendant of Richard N. Hall, Class of 1915, visited Dartmouth to see artifacts related to her great uncle’s work as an ambulance driver stationed in France during World War I. The plate on Hall...