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Monthly Archives: August 2005

NCAA Retreats on Indian Mascots

NCAA Retreats on Indian Mascots

The AP reports that the NCAA has backed off of its previous position banning the use of Indian mascots in postseason competition by saying that “approval from American Indian tribes… Read more »

Banning Indian Mascots

Banning Indian Mascots

Scott Ott of Scrappleface has a fun parody of the politically-correct “nationwide campaign to drum American Indians out of the public square.”

How Odd

How Odd

Truly a dubious distinction. This one, while not related to anything here, isn’t as dirty as you might expect, either.

Scholer ’04 in the News

Scholer ’04 in the News

The first issue of The Insider under the editorship of former Review editor J. Lawrence Scholer ’04 has just come off the presses. The Insider is the quarterly publication of… Read more »

Spalding Named Vice President for Alumni Relations

Spalding Named Vice President for Alumni Relations

An email sent out to all alumni this afternoon announces that David Spalding ’76 has been appointed Dartmouth’s Vice President for Alumni Relations and will take over that position in… Read more »

Fick ’99 Has New Website

Fick ’99 Has New Website

Nathaniel Fick ’99, who chronicled his Marine Corps experience in Afghanistan and Iraq in the forthcoming One Bullet Away, has a new website. He will signing copies of his book… Read more »

Big Green Bus Returns

Big Green Bus Returns

The vegetable oil-powered contraption ran 10,000 miles.

Missing Student Update

Missing Student Update

He’s been identified as Valentine Valkov, from Bulgaria, a student at Hartford, Connecticut’s Trinity College. The recovery operations continue today, the Valley News reports.

Business Bridge Student Missing

Business Bridge Student Missing

Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2005 11:23:09 -0400 (EDT)From: James.E.Wright@Dartmouth.EDUTo: dartmouth-announce@locum.dartmouth.eduSubject: Notice to the communitySender: massmail-sender@locum.dartmouth.eduPrecedence: bulk To Members of the Dartmouth Community, I’m very sad to report that a student… Read more »

On the Warpath

On the Warpath

The controversy surrounding the NCAA’s decision to ban the use of Indian team names and mascots from postseason competition continues, as Jaye La Vallee writes a stream of consciousness letter… Read more »