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Yearly Archives: 2005

Dr. Seuss, a top “moneymaker beyond the grave”

Dr. Seuss, a top “moneymaker beyond the grave”

Behind only Elvis, Charles Schulz, John Lennon and Andy Warhol

Folt’s Response

Folt’s Response

A commenter on my original post added this e-mail from Dean of the Faculty Carol Folt in response to Prof. Appleton’s allegations. Here it is in its entirety for those… Read more »

What is acceptable speech?

What is acceptable speech?

In a letter to the editor of the Daily Dartmouth, Prof. Ronald Edsforth, who started a campus debate on free speech with his protest outside a forum on prisoner interrogations,… Read more »

Appleton Leaves Dartmouth

Appleton Leaves Dartmouth

Jon Appleton, Dartmouth’s Arthur Virgin Professor of Music and a pioneer in the field of electro-acoustic music, recently announced that he was leaving the College to take a position at… Read more »

A new vision for higher education?

A new vision for higher education?

A Swarthmore prof weighs in with some intriguing ideas on the (possible) future of higher education.

‘Conflicting Rights’

‘Conflicting Rights’

Campust lefist Andrew Seal ’07 writes in today’s Daily Dartmouth that rights should be governed by reason and cannot stand on their own. Using Prof. Ronald Edsforth’s recent protest against… Read more »

Granik ’69 to Retire

Granik ’69 to Retire

Russ Granik ’69 to retire after 30 years with the NBA, where he started as a staff attorney and ends Deputy Commissioner. Some speculation of him as a successer to… Read more »

MLK Keynote Speaker Chosen

MLK Keynote Speaker Chosen

The College has chosen Dr. James Forbes, Senior Minister of the Riverside Church, NY, as the keynote speaker for Martin Luther King Day this January. Dr. Forbes is widely recognized… Read more »

Freshman’s Brother Killed in Afghanistan

Freshman’s Brother Killed in Afghanistan

Today’s Valley News profiles Ashley Hines ’09, whose brother 1st Lt. Steven Hines was shot and killed in Afghanistan on September 1. Ashley, a member of the field hockey team,… Read more »

Attacking Education

Attacking Education

In a letter to the editor of the Daily Dartmouth, James Redfield ’06 accuses TDR Executive Editor Scott Glabe ’06 of taking a principled stand in favor of a well-rounded… Read more »