Growing up in the Navajo Nation, Carmen Lopez ’97 had never heard of the Ivy League when she became spellbound by a guest speaker at her high school: Dr. Lori Arviso Alvord, Dartmouth Class of 1979, the first female Navajo surgeon...Thursday, June 16, 2022News Type
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
From Malawi to Hanover to the Sundance Film Festival, the journey of William Kamkwamba ’14 has been anything but predictable. This Friday, audiences nationwide will share that story when a movie based on his life, The Boy Who...
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Generations of Dartmouth community members have made an impact on the world through their service to others. Now, in honor of the College’s 250th anniversary, a new initiative will unite the community in an effort to inspire...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
The granite of New Hampshire isn’t just in our brains—it’s in our hearts. And that imprint might even be stronger for those who met their life partners at or through the College. This year, we’ve gathered the...
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Every year, Forbes seeks out the most creative, innovative, and driven young leaders from industries ranging from the arts to finance for its 30 Under 30 list – and each year we eagerly scan the list to see which talented...
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Human rights lawyer Becca Heller ’05 has been named a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation fellow, one of only 25 individuals from diverse fields recognized for showing extraordinary creativity and the promise of...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Dartmouth’s class volunteers are known far and wide for their commitment and loyalty to their alma mater – but even in that esteemed company, some deserve special recognition. Those dedicated volunteers were...
Monday, September 24, 2018
As Dartmouth approaches its 250th anniversary, three black alumnae have claimed a significant new place in College history. Chair of the Board of Trustees Laurel J. Richie ’81, Vice President for Alumni Relations...
Thursday, August 2, 2018
How do you make a movie about an art collective that even the most prolific critics struggle to describe? That’s the latest challenge for award-winning documentary filmmaker Jilann Spitzmiller ’89, who will speak at the...
Monday, July 30, 2018
When Lori Arviso Alvord ’79 penned her memoir, The Scalpel and the Silver Bear, she recounted her journey from a Navajo reservation to the operation room where she became the first member of the Navajo tribe to become a surgeon...
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Education has been a prominent part of the life of Ben Schwartz ’06, and now he’s hoping that it can play an important role for others. After graduating from Dartmouth magna cum laude, Ben earned an MBA from MIT Sloan...