Amicus brief in SAE court ruling highlights tensions in Greek life

Last month, the New Hampshire Supreme Court largely ruled in favor of Hanover in the case of New Hampshire Alpha of SAE Trust v. Town of Hanover. As part of that case, in April 2018, three Dartmouth fraternal organizations — Phi Delta Alpha Corporation, Zeta Association of Psi Upsilon and Trustees ...

Following the November 2018 midterm elections, both houses of the New Hampshire legislature have secured a veto-proof majority that will allow for a repeal of the death penalty.


NH legislature passes death penalty repeal

April 22, 2019 9:29pm

On April 11, the New Hampshire Senate voted 17-6 to repeal the death penalty. With the House passing an identical version of the bill, House Bill 455, last month in a vote of 279-88, the legislature has the necessary two-thirds majority to override a potential veto from Gov. Chris Sununu (R).

Dartmouth Dining Services greeter Dawn Fandino suffered a hemorrhagic stroke six years ago that left her with right-side body paralysis.


DDS employee raises funds for experimental paralysis treatment

April 22, 2019 9:30pm

Swiping in and greeting students at ’53 Commons, Dawn Fandino has interacted with most members of the Dartmouth community. Unbeknownst to many people, Fandino has right-side body paralysis from a hemorrhagic stroke she suffered six years ago, which has resulted in life-altering effects for Fandino and her family. 

Luke Cuomo and Ariela Kovary will be the next Student Assembly president and vice president.


Luke Cuomo '20 elected Student Assembly president

April 17, 2019 11:52pm

By a margin of just 34 votes out of over 1,700 cast, Dartmouth’s student body elected Luke Cuomo ’20 to become the College’s next Student Assembly president, according to a press release from the Elections Planning and Advisory Committee. The Student Assembly vice president will be Ariela Kovary ’20, who ran on a ticket with Cuomo.

The College recently released a new Unified Sexual Misconduct Policy as part of its C3I initiative.


Students say C3I policy draft rollout offered few feedback opportunities

April 21, 2019 4:19pm

Dartmouth’s Office of General Counsel recently released a draft of a new Unified Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedures in order to get feedback about the proposed policies. However, members of the student body have expressed concerns that students have not adequately been able to offer feedback on the draft, which was written as part of the College’s new Campus Climate and Culture Initiative.


Dartmouth hosts TEDx event on Saturday

April 15, 2019 10:53pm

The director of philanthropy for Beyoncé’s entertainment company, a neurosurgery professor at Stanford University, the founder of College Pulse and 11 others spoke at the TEDxDartmouth conference in Spaulding Auditorium this past Saturday. 


2019 Student Assembly election platform guide

April 15, 2019 10:21am

Candidates for SA president and vice president will elaborate on their platforms and discuss their ideas tonight in a debate moderated by The Dartmouth at 7:30 p.m. at Dartmouth Hall 105. Voting begins at 8:00 p.m.

Dartmouth Dining Services employs unionized and temporary workers.


DDS’ increasing use of temporary employees criticized by union

April 10, 2019 10:02pm

Dartmouth Dining Services currently employs 46 temporary workers at wages below their unionized counterparts. This practice, which has been increasing in recent years, has drawn criticism from the Service Employees International Union, the largest union on Dartmouth’s campus with 477 members covering areas such as Safety and Security, custodial staff and DDS workers.