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
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Scientist Bill Fitzhugh ’64 made headlines in August 2014 for his research demonstrating that a prehistoric people, the Dorset, survived for more than 5,000 years in the Arctic before being decimated by the whale-hunting Thule...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
In the past four years, Maya Granit ’11 has watched her career transform from placing stickers on chocolate bars in a California factory to helping direct a company that raises cacao farmers’ wages in...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
The Dartmouth Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Alumni Association (DGALA) will celebrate its 30th Reunion this weekend. Events include a ceremony marking the opening of the Triangle House, a reception with President Philip J....
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Alix Madigan ’84 is a producer behind such independent films as Girl Most Likely, featuring Kristen Wiig and Annette Bening, and Winter’s Bone, which stars Jennifer Lawrence and was nominated for an Academy Award for best...
Friday, October 3, 2014
“The custom of ‘Dartmouth Night’ was successfully inaugurated, and will be a most pleasing feature of college life.” –The Dartmouth, September 20, 1895 Continuing a 119-year-old tradition,...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
During her 30th Dartmouth reunion this past June, Mara Rudman ’84 suddenly found herself preparing for a wedding that she never thought she’d have. “My first mistake was telling my friends on the drive up to hike...
Thursday, June 5, 2014
More than 4,000 people, including alumni, family, and guests, will be on campus this June for 2014 Reunions. Twelve classes—from 1954 to 2009—will gather from June 6 through June 15. Keeping with tradition...
Friday, May 16, 2014
The efforts of Kate Bowman ’10 to make solar energy more accessible in Utah have produced tangible results. In her role with Utah Clean Energy, she helped increase residential solar usage by a factor of five in...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Gather with fellow alumni and friends and cheer on Abbey D’Agostino ’14, one of the most decorated athletes in Ivy League history, as the senior competes in her final race for Dartmouth on June 14, 2014....
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...