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Monthly Archives: November 2002

Town-gown relations

Town-gown relations

Watching Channel 14 here at Dartmouth (yes, I’m that bored). There’s a panel of Hanover High guidance counselors. Apparently the College offers mock admissions interviews to their students.

Swim Team Factoid

Swim Team Factoid

We will now be the only Ivy League school without a Swimming and Diving team. Hurray for us.

In the immortal words…

In the immortal words…

…of President Wright: “Students don’t rebel against adult guidance in the way they did 30 years ago,” said James Wright, Dartmouth’s president. New York Times, 3 March 1999. (Available on… Read more »

Dumb question:

Dumb question:

Re: Lengthy blitz #2… What do the authors think will be accomplished through solidarity with the swimming/diving programs and/or a community hour with the provost? I’m not suggesting that we… Read more »

Re: swim team

Re: swim team

While Dartmouth isn’t the first school to cut a swim team nor will it be the last, it is troubling nonetheless. It’s one thing when a school like Nebraska cuts… Read more »

Say the Ryans

Say the Ryans

Gorsche: Not only did they cut the swim team, but now Larimore’s trying to keep me from getting piss drunk before attending meets.It’s not like I’m that chick from Swimfan,… Read more »

Michael Ledeen

Michael Ledeen

Thinks Tehran is going to fall. This is one hell of a day.

Big Brother in my house

Big Brother in my house

Ruth Morgan blitzed the Alpha Chi president a reminder about a House Tour with Student Activities scheduled for tomorrow. They’re going to walk around the house with a digital camera… Read more »

Things not going swimmingly

Things not going swimmingly

I won’t be done with swim team rants for some time. I’ve been told that team members only learned of the decision today. My public high school didn’t even have… Read more »

Important lengthy blitz #2

Important lengthy blitz #2

Dear Dartmouth Students, This morning we were all stunned to find out that the Athletic Department has made the decision to cut the Dartmouth Swimming and Diving Teams as varsity… Read more »