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. 

Government professor Deborah Brooks and a group of 10 Dartmouth students recently launched a website dedicated to improving menstrual health resources worldwide.


Dartmouth professor launches menstrual health website

April 10, 2019 10:03pm

Last week, government professor Deborah Brooks and a group of Dartmouth students launched the International Menstrual Health Entrepreneurship Roundup, a free website that provides resources to individual entrepreneurs and organizations that aim to address global menstrual health problems.

Dartmouth will transfer to a two-factor authentication IT security system by the end of this summer.


College to enact new IT security procedure

April 9, 2019 1:56pm

In a campus-wide email sent on March 28, Dartmouth’s chief information security officer Steve Nyman announced the implementation of two-factor authentication through the security company Duo for all Dartmouth systems.

Andrew Stanford recently broke a Guinness World Record with an 8,372 hertz whistle.


Phew! West Leb man breaks whistle record

April 8, 2019 9:40pm

It’s a teakettle! It’s a dog whistle! It’s Andrew Stanford of West Lebanon recently breaking the Guinness World Record for highest note whistled — and it was whistled in Dartmouth’s linguistics lab. His whistle reached 8,372 hertz, eclipsing the previously established record of 7,040 hertz.


Prosecutors seek to consolidate charges against Gage Young

April 4, 2019 11:34pm

Prosecutors trying the case against Gage Young, who was indicted in the non-fatal shooting of visiting Providence College student Thomas Elliot in Hanover last fall, are attempting to consolidate charges against the Lebanon resident in order to hold only one trial concerning the Nov. 2, 2018 incident.