Dartmouth is one of only two colleges in the United States that operates its own ski mountain.


Dartmouth Skiway appoints new director

February 27, 2020 2:10am

On May 1, Mark Adamczyk will take over as the Dartmouth Skiway manager, becoming the fourth director since the Skiway’s opening in 1957. Doug Holler, who has served as director for 19 years, will retire in May.

FatFace, a British clothing company, is opening a store on Main Street.


Downtown Hanover sees business relocations

February 27, 2020 2:05am

Multiple retail shops and restaurants in the town of Hanover will be changing locations in the coming year. Skinny Pancake, Hanover Haircutters and Verizon will be relocating, and FatFace, a British clothing company, will be opening on Main Street. 

Dartmouth is unique among colleges in publishing course medians at the end of each term.


Published medians give context on student performance in courses

February 27, 2020 2:00am

When students pick out new classes each term, one of their many considerations could be the grade medians of the available courses. At the end of every quarter, in addition to reporting individual grades, the College registrar also places the median grade of each class on a student’s transcript.

The Bar One event debuted last Thursday in One Wheelock.


Bar One debuts as 'equivalent social space'

February 21, 2020 2:05am

Last Thursday evening, Bar One made its debut — with nearly 140 students in attendance. Organized by the Palaeopitus senior society and funded by the Office of the President, Bar One attempts to supplement other campus offerings such as Collis After Dark, which provide students with alternative social spaces. 

Jack Stinson is the owner of Stinson's Village Store.


Q&A with Stinson's Village Store owner Jack Stinson

February 21, 2020 2:00am

Many people at the College know of as Jack Stinson as a Hanover fixture. The owner of Stinson’s Village Store and a common caterer for the College — such as for the First-Year Trips program — Stinson has seen Hanover and the College change and adapt over the last 40 years.

Moore Hall houses the psychological and brain sciences department.


Sexual misconduct lawsuit settlement unique for class size

February 20, 2020 2:05am

Last month, federal judge Landya McCafferty preliminarily approved a $14 million settlement in the class action sexual harassment lawsuit brought against Dartmouth regarding the conduct of three former professors in the psychological and brain sciences department.