As a secret hoarder, I've kept many files on my computer over the years a file of successes, a file of failures (I'll let you guess which is larger) and more impromptu .doc journals than you'd care to know.
Truth: Dartmouth students really do care about their GPAs. Secretly. But we do care.
Considering that roughly 90 percent of incoming students at Dartmouth graduated in the top 10 percent of their class, it should come as no surprise that we care about academics.