Q&A with history professor Paul Musselwhite

Paul Musselwhite is an associate professor of history who studies the plantation societies of early America. He recently co-edited “Virginia 1619: Slavery and Freedom in the Making of English America,” a volume of essays published last June.


Indigenous Peoples' Month kicks off

October 21, 2019 9:44pm

On Oct. 14, Native American students launched a month-long celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Month, which began with a demonstration on the Green recognizing Indigenous Peoples’ Day — a holiday celebrated on the same day as the federal holiday Columbus Day. 

No students attempted to touch the Homecoming bonfire this year.


Homecoming sees one arrest, bonfire proceeded as planned

October 17, 2019 10:30pm

No students attempted to touch this year’s Homecoming bonfire, marking the second year without major bonfire incidents. Additionally, the College saw fewer Good Sam incidents than past years and only one arrest, according to interim director of Safety and Security Keysi Montás and Hanover police chief Charlie Dennis. 


Dartmouth hosts meeting of Ivy League veterans group

October 17, 2019 10:25pm

Earlier this month, Dartmouth hosted the fall 2019 meeting of the Ivy League Veterans Council. Over 50 student-veterans gathered in Collis Common Ground to update the other members about the veteran community and work together to solve veterans’ issues. 

Weld served as governor of Massachusetts from 1991 to 1997. 


Q&A with Republican presidential candidate Bill Weld

October 16, 2019 10:43pm

Last Thursday, former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld, one of the few Republicans challenging President Trump for the GOP’s 2020 nomination, spoke at a College Republicans event in Moore Hall. Before the policy talk, The Dartmouth sat down with the former governor to discuss his platform, which centers around climate action and deficit cuts from a fiscally conservative standpoint.

Webster Avenue has been busy the past few weeks with fraternity and sorority recruitment.


Men's rush sees 301 bids extended

October 16, 2019 2:18pm

On Oct. 5, men’s fall fraternity rush concluded, with houses extending 301 new member bids, a significant decrease compared to the 356 bids extended last fall and the 341 bids extended the fall prior. 

Sanford is a former governor and U.S. representative from South Carolina.


One-on-one with Mark Sanford

October 14, 2019 11:56pm

During a visit to Hanover last week, Sanford sat down with The Dartmouth for an interview on the current state of Republican Party, the changing fortunes of his career and what he believes is the most important issue facing future generations.


New barber shop opens in Hanover

October 14, 2019 11:36pm

Philadelphia native Sean Taylor recently opened a new barbershop in Hanover called The People’s Barbershop and Shave Parlor. The barbershop, which caters to all hair types, shares a space with Robert’s Flowers, located underneath the Starbucks on Main Street. 

The Dartmouth sat down with Hanlon to discuss a variety of campus topics.


Q&A with College President Phil Hanlon

October 11, 2019 1:27am

The editors of The Dartmouth Homecoming Special Issue, Maggie Doyle ’22 and Arielle Beak ’22, sat down with President Hanlon to discuss his personal journey at Dartmouth, mental health on campus, the new residential access policy, and his vision for the College as a global research institution.