Students from PBPL 85, "Global Policy Leadership," traveled across Europe over winter break.


Students travel abroad over winter break for experiential programs

January 8, 2020 9:18pm

While the academic term concluded for most Dartmouth students by the end of the fall, several classes continued their studies abroad, traveling to various locations across the globe for on-the-ground experiential programs that immersed them in the political, economic and cultural fabric of the countries they visited.

Dave Bucci was chair of the psychological and brain sciences department from 2015 to 2019.


NYT: Former PBS chair grew distressed after mentioned in lawsuit

January 6, 2020 9:40pm

Dave Bucci, a former psychological and brain sciences professor and department chair who died by suicide last October, grew “deeply distressed” after being mentioned several times in a class action sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against the College and fell into the depression he had been treated for years prior, according to a recent report in the New York Times.

Gabbard spoke to a crowd of roughly 200 community members and students. 


Tulsi Gabbard holds town hall at Dartmouth

January 6, 2020 9:36pm

“She’s the only one with a heart of gold and a fearless courage to face the powerful,” Hawaii-based musician Billie Sky sang of Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) before a town hall she hosted at the Top of the Hop on Sunday night. 

Namburar, a second-year medical student at Geisel, appeared on Jeopardy! in November and won his first game.


Q&A with Jeopardy! contestant Sathvik Namburar Med'22

January 6, 2020 9:34pm

Sathvik Namburar Med ’22 appeared on Jeopardy! on Nov. 19, winning his first game. The Dartmouth sat down with Namburar to ask about his two games, Alex Trebek and advice for viewers playing along at home for today’s start of the “Greatest of All Time” tournament.

Director of admissions Paul Sunde said that Dartmouth uses a variety of methods to engage with promising applicants.


Admissions director asserts College does not market unfairly

November 18, 2019 11:14pm

Dartmouth and other elite colleges and universities across the country hope to admit top students. But according to a Nov. 5 Wall Street Journal article, some of these institutions will market themselves to weaker applicants as part of the numbers game of acceptance rates in college admissions. 

Members of Dartmouth's ROTC held a formal flag drill and retreat ceremony on Veterans Day.


Dartmouth celebrates Veterans Day amid changes in support mechanisms

November 18, 2019 10:07pm

Last week, Dartmouth hosted a number of events in recognition of Veterans Day, including a birthday ball for the United States Marine Corps, a remembrance breakfast, a panel on the history of Dartmouth’s veterans, a formal Drill and Retreat ceremony and a presentation by Association of the U.S. Army CEO General Carter Ham. These celebrations come after changes to Dartmouth’s recruitment and support of veterans — namely, the discontinuation of the College’s partnership with the Posse Foundation.


Bill Weld returns for second event at Dartmouth

November 18, 2019 9:35pm

Last Wednesday, former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld, who is challenging President Donald Trump for the Republican Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, returned to Dartmouth for an event sponsored by the Rockefeller Center for Public Policy called “The Future of the American Presidency.”

College President Phil Hanlon sat down with The Dartmouth to discuss the recently announced Dartmouth Budget Project.


Budget project to explore spending and revenue, Hanlon says

November 14, 2019 10:42pm

College President Phil Hanlon announced plans for a “Dartmouth Budget Project” on Nov. 4 at a meeting of the general faculty. The project, designed to take a deeper look into the College’s current spending and possible revenue opportunities, is intended to help prepare the College as it faces new costs.