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
Members of the student group, the Afro American Society, also attended the “Blacks@Dartmouth” conference.Thursday, April 10, 2014
“Since the matriculation of Edward Mitchell, Class of 1828, exactly 107 race students have attended Dartmouth College here in the mountains of New Hampshire. This number is far more than have attended any of the other New...
Monday, April 7, 2014
In February, the new mayor of Boston Martin Walsh named John Barros ’96 the city’s economic development director. Barros was once a political rival of Walsh when both men ran for mayor in 2013. Barros joined...
Monday, February 24, 2014
Amanda Brown ’07 is the national political director at Rock the Vote, a nonprofit organization with a mission to engage young people in the democracy of the United States. In January, Forbes named Brown to their...
Friday, February 21, 2014
One of the most influential figures at the 2014 Winter Olympics is a Dartmouth graduate. Scott Blackmun ’79 is chief executive officer of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), an organization dedicated to facilitating American...
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Many sport fans feel a certain amount of emotion when they watch Olympic events, but as Peter Kenworthy ’77 watched the ski slopestyle event on February 13 from his home in Telluride, Colorado, he was a bit more invested than...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Devon Wills ’06 has been invited to try out this April for the New York Lizards, a Major League Lacrosse (MLL) team. Widely considered to be one of the top lacrosse goalies in the country, she’s the first woman ever...
Monday, February 17, 2014
Tonight four alumni veterans of the Vietnam War—all contributors to a new book on Vietnam—will share their perspectives on the war with about 100 students, including students in two history courses and members of...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
As of January 29, 12 athletes from Dartmouth—eight graduates and four enrolled students—are headed to Sochi, Russia, for the 2014 Olympics. They are on the U.S. biathlon team (3), the U.S. alpine ski team (3), the U.S....
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Jacob Sotak ’13 served for 10 years in the U.S. Army before he attended Dartmouth, where he majored in Arabic language and literature. He is interested in the intersection of photojournalism and photography, and in his senior...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Take a look back at some of the more notable and intriguing alumni stories from news outlets during the past year. The stories are listed in alphabetical order by alumni surname. “Brad Ausmus gets three year deal to manage...