CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College has named its first female president in the private Ivy League university's over 250-year history.
Sian Leah Beilock, 46, the current president of Barnard College and a leading expert on the brain science behind “choking under pressure," will become Dartmouth's president July 1, 2023, succeeding Philip J.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College is removing all federal and institutional loans from its undergraduate financial aid awards and replacing them with expanded scholarship grants, beginning with the current summer term, the school's president said.
Moriah Wilson had shifted gears a number of times in her 25 years of life, but no matter her focus — collegiate ski racing, a career in logistics and, most recently, professional mountain bike and gravel racing — those who knew her described her as “exceptional in every way.”
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — The president of Dartmouth College and his wife have tested positive for COVID-19, the college said.
President Phil Hanlon and his wife, Gail Gentes, tested positive using rapid antigen tests on Sunday morning, the college said in an announcement Sunday. They both had negative PCR tests last Thursday.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College will return the papers of Samson Occom to a Mohegan cultural center in Connecticut where Occom was a minister and a member of the Mohegan Tribe, the college's President Philip Hanlon said.
BOSTON (AP) — In a first for Dartmouth College, student workers have voted to unionize.
The college announced the successful vote Wednesday involving around 150 students working in the dining hall that provides meals to students living in college housing.
A composer, professor and pioneer in electronic and electro-acoustic music, who helped develop the Synclavier, an early digital synthesizer, has died.
Jon Appleton died Jan. 30 in White River Junction, Vt., at the age of 83, his son JJ Appleton said Wednesday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College President Philip Hanlon said Tuesday he will step down in June 2023 after 10 years leading the Ivy League school, saying “the time is right to pass the torch.”
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College has begun including international students in its need-blind admissions policy.
The new policy announced Wednesday makes Dartmouth one of six U.S. colleges that offer need-blind admissions to all undergraduate applicants while also meeting 100% of their demonstrated need, regardless of citizenship, officials said.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College is requiring all students, faculty and staff to get vaccine booster doses by Jan. 31.
In a message to the community last week, officials expressed concern about the recent increase in COVID-19 cases among staff and said the goal is to continue in-person learning while also protecting community health.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — A former Dartmouth College student was indicted by a grand jury for allegedly shooting out most of the lights on a menorah at the college with a BB gun last year.
The former student, 20, of New York, has been charged with criminal mischief.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College is celebrating a half century of its shift to coeducation.
On Nov. 21, 1971, then-College President John Kemeny announced that the Board of Trustees had voted to allow women to apply for admission to four-year undergraduate programs, with a target enrollment of 1,000 women and 3,000 men.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — A 9-foot-tall (2.7-meter-tall) video game joystick made of wood, rubber and steel has made it into the Guinness World Records 2022 as the largest.
Dartmouth College professor Mary Flanagan created the giant controller — nearly 14 times the size of an original classic Atari controller — in 2006 to celebrate her childhood experience of “maniacally” playing Atari 2600 video games.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College is requiring employees working remotely to be vaccinated.
The Valley News reports that the college expanded its vaccine mandate.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — All Dartmouth College students will be tested for COVID-19 at least once a week and masks must be worn in all indoor locations, according to new restrictions announced ahead of next week's start to the fall term.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A COVID-19 task force at Dartmouth College is planning to end its work by Aug. 1.
The task force has guided the college's pandemic-related decisions. It stopped making recommendations as of Tuesday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College has relaxed many of its COVID-19 rules, such as no longer requiring people who are fully vaccinated to wear masks, and lifting physical distancing and dining restrictions.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College is providing up to $1 million to encourage students to move off campus to ease an on-campus housing crunch this fall.
Students can opt to have their names included in a one-time lottery for $5,000 to encourage as many as 200 returning students to live off campus, Mike Wooten, associate dean of residential life, said in an email to students who are on a housing waitlist.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A look at pandemic-related news around New England on Saturday:
The annual Independence Day celebration is returning to Vermont’s largest city.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College is increasing mental health support and loosening some COVID-19 restrictions in dorms amid concerns about students feeling isolated.
“The pandemic has exacerbated many problems, but foremost among them has been mental health,” Dartmouth President Phil Hanlon and other officials said Friday in message to students, employees and parents of undergraduates.
As Dartmouth College sophomore Nicholas Sugiarto flipped through the course catalog last semester, two words caught his eye: “Asian American.”
The 19-year-old Chinese Indonesian American didn't know Asian American-focused classes were even an option at the Hanover, New Hampshire, campus.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College is planning to ease some of its restrictions related to the coronavirus as of June 1.
There will still be COVID-19 screening, mask-wearing and 6 feet of distancing when dining with others and taking part in athletic activities and performances, the college's COVID-19 Task Force said in a statement Thursday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College alumni have heard the allegations of misconduct in one department where professors are accused of hosting drunken parties, groping and harassing their students and, in two cases, sexually assaulting them...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College was sued Thursday for allegedly allowing three professors to create a culture in their department that encouraged drunken parties and subjected female students to harassment, groping and sexual assault...
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Just in time for Halloween, a rare "corpse flower" that gets its nickname from its putrid smell is expected to bloom next week at Dartmouth College's greenhouse...
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Mindy Kaling took on President Donald Trump in her Sunday commencement address to Dartmouth College graduates, suggesting he may have "tweeted us into war" with Wakanda, the fictional country from "Black Panther."
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trade wars generate no medals, monuments or military parades. But they do tend to leave a lot of economic wreckage, often hurt the very people they're meant to help and can fracture diplomatic relations among allies...
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — A Minnesota environmental policy professor has been chosen to lead a new Ivy League energy policy center funded by a fossil fuel conglomerate-owning family...
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — While some voters may wish the presidential candidates would just go away, Dartmouth College has created an app for those who want to find them around every corner.
Two professors at the Ivy League college worked with developers to produce "HillaryDonald Go," their take on the popular "Pokemon Go" mobile phone app.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College has received a $25 million gift that it hopes will launch a significant expansion of its Thayer School of Engineering.
The donation is the largest in the engineering school's history and comes from Barry MacLean, a 1961 graduate.