11 bears in town this summer

July 24, 2020 2:20am

On July 9, a juvenile black bear was spotted in a tree behind the Parkhurst Administration building, the latest in a series of recent bear sightings near Dartmouth’s campus and in Hanover. 

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Student workers await details on fall employment

July 24, 2020 2:15am

Since students left Hanover last March, some student workers have lost their campus jobs, while others have adapted to online versions of their roles in the admissions office, Office of Residential Life and the Institute for Writing and Rhetoric. With little guidance yet from their supervisors, some students are uncertain about their employment opportunities for the fall.



Helble announces winter study abroad program cancellations, budget losses in live stream

July 23, 2020 2:00am

During his weekly “Community Conversations” livestream on Wednesday, Provost Joseph Helble announced the cancellation of winter term off-campus programs, summarized budget losses for the fiscal years 2020 and 2021 and provided updates on the selection process for students’ in-residence terms, international student guidelines and student belongings. 



Eliminated sports teams campaign for reinstatement

July 17, 2020 3:00am

Following last week’s announcement that five varsity sports — men’s and women’s golf, lightweight rowing and men’s and women’s swimming and diving — are being eliminated, athletes and alumni of these teams have rallied together in hopes of reinstatement.



Black alumni pen letter calling for anti-racist measures

July 17, 2020 2:45am

In response to the joint statement from the Board of Trustees and College senior leadership on taking steps to address systemic racism at Dartmouth, a group of Black Dartmouth alumni penned a letter and started a petition on July 3 calling for “anti-racist campus-wide work and deliberate actions.” 



Q&A with Jewish Studies professor Susannah Heschel

July 17, 2020 2:00am

Last week, a letter titled “A Letter on Justice and Open Debate” was published on the Harper’s Magazine website. The letter was undersigned by 153 scholars, writers and political theorists, including Dartmouth’s Eli Black professor of Jewish Studies Susannah Heschel.



Dartmouth joins Harvard and MIT in condemning ICE rules

July 10, 2020 3:00am

In the wake of new federal guidance that would prohibit international students taking online-only classes from remaining in the U.S., Dartmouth filed an amicus brief in support of a federal lawsuit filed by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 



Students report damaged items during room packing process

July 10, 2020 2:45am

As Dartmouth’s Office of Residential Life continues the process of packing and shipping students’ belongings left on campus before the COVID-19 pandemic sent students home, some students have received damaged items while others, including recent graduates, have not received their items at all. 



Jewel of India relocates and reopens for takeout on July 15

July 10, 2020 2:20am

Though Jewel of India was unable to renew its original lease with the College, the Hanover restaurant has relocated to the property previously occupied by Noodle Station and The Swirl & Pearl at 11 Lebanon St. Jewel of India will re-open for takeout orders on July 15.