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College receives $7 million gift for global health equity program

The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding and the Geisel School of Medicine recently received a $7 million gift from a combination of four anonymous families. This donation, part of the College’s ongoing Call to Lead capital campaign, will support faculty development and expand ...


Yang spoke to a crowd of students outside of Beta Alpha Omega fraternity.

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2020 Democratic candidate Yang talks UBI, climate change

May 9, 2019 11:22pm

“If you’re here today, you’ve heard that there’s an Asian man running for president who wants to give everyone $1,000 a month.” So spoke Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang from the lawn of Beta Alpha Omega fraternity on Thursday evening, drawing a crowd of approximately 100 students and community members. His appearance, sponsored by the Dartmouth College Democrats, focused on themes of rising inequality and the loss of low-skilled jobs, issues that are central to his campaign.


Clinton spoke with Montgomery Fellow Jake Sullivan and Dickey Center director Daniel Benjamin.

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Hillary Clinton speaks on Iran, end of Mueller investigation

May 9, 2019 12:02am

With around 900 people packed into Spaulding Auditorium yesterday and latecomers turned away for a lack of remaining seats, the Dartmouth community took part in a conversation with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and two of her former aides. The 2016 Democratic presidential nominee addressed the Iran nuclear deal, the 2016 election, impeaching President Donald Trump and empowering women in public service. 


Practice rooms located in the basement of the Hopkins Center are in short supply for student musicians.

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Students sign petition calling for more practice rooms

May 9, 2019 12:04am

Frustrated by the limited availability of practice spaces, student musicians are planning to send a petition to the administration of the Hopkins Center for the Arts asking for the installation of more practice rooms for students early next week as part of upcoming renovation plans. 


The College Democrats have signed on to a petition protesting the DCCC.

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College Democrats join DCCC boycott

May 8, 2019 11:58pm

The Dartmouth College Democrats have joined over 70 other College Democrats chapters to boycott the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee over its new policy blacklisting firms which work with challengers to incumbent Democratic representatives.


Democrats are concerned that when HB 1264 comes into effect, it will limit the ability of college students to vote in New Hampshire.

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Democrats criticize potential impact of new state voting bill

May 2, 2019 10:10pm

House Bill 1264, which would effectively bar many college students and “temporary residents” from voting in New Hampshire through its requirements for voters to establish residency in the state, is set to go into effect this July. Hoping to undo these provisions, New Hampshire Democrats are supporting bills in the state legislature that would reverse the effects of HB 1264.


The proof demonstrated that Sheldon Cooper’s fondness for the number 73 in “The Big Bang Theory” has some merit.

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Bang! Math professors prove TV show theory about the number 73

May 1, 2019 10:01pm

A proof co-authored by Dartmouth mathematics professor emeritus Carl Pomerance and Morningside College mathematics professor Chris Spicer appeared on an episode of the television series, “The Big Bang Theory” on April 18. The proof, which was featured on a whiteboard in the background of the show, reveals the uniqueness of the number 73.


Dartmouth’s Native American studies program is located at Sherman House.

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Alumni donations to fund new NAS professorship, arts programs

April 29, 2019 10:49pm

College President Phil Hanlon announced earlier this month that as part of Dartmouth’s ongoing “The Call to Lead” capital campaign, large gifts from donors will lead to the creation of a new professorship in the Native American studies program and the revitalization of the College’s Arts district.