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Monthly Archives: September 2007

Cleary Disclosure of Crime

Cleary Disclosure of Crime

Late yesterday afternoon the crime statistics for last year (2006) were released. Of possible interest: Alcohol related arrests were up last year but alcohol related disciplinary action was down. There… Read more »

Merkel Leaves the College

Merkel Leaves the College

“I didn’t even have time to pick my raspberries in my garden.” That’s right everyone, and with those words Sustainable Dartmouth’s Coordinator Jim Merkel decided to leave Dartmouth College. The… Read more »

“It’s like a moral cost versus the actual cost”

“It’s like a moral cost versus the actual cost”

A community cookout followed yesterday’s Convocation. Some 4000 people were estimated to have attended. The meal was advertised as a “waste free event.” Not advertised were the higher costs of… Read more »

Convocation, Part Deux

Convocation, Part Deux

As Emily pointed out, earlier today Convocation took place in Leede Arena. The keynote speaker was Bruce Duthu ’80, former head of the Native American Program at Dartmouth. A few… Read more »

Convocation, welcome freshmen!

Convocation, welcome freshmen!

Today, about two hours ago, the College’s convocation ceremony was held in Leede arena. The ceremony, which is meant to bring the freshmen together and officially welcome them to the… Read more »

Prof Hart on alumni governance

Prof Hart on alumni governance

Longtime advisor and intellectual mentor to the Review and its writers, Professor emeritus of english at the College, Jeffrey Hart, comments on the trustee governance reform below. Professor Hart’s analysis… Read more »

Telluride comes to Dartmouth

Telluride comes to Dartmouth

Let’s take a break from the recent trustee fracas: Dartmouth students and members of the Dartmouth community may be interested to know that a slice of the Telluride film festival… Read more »

New Contest: Ask Dartmouth

New Contest: Ask Dartmouth

The latest post at Ask Dartmouth serves up a vertiable verbal tango to dance around a rather innocuous answer to a straight-forward question. The inquistor asks, “What percentage of this… Read more »

Here comes the Sun

Here comes the Sun

Annie Karni has written a very readable round up of negative reactions to this past weekend’s unpleasantness in the New York Sun. By the way, and this may not be… Read more »

Haldeman and Chu  to speak in New York on September 24

Haldeman and Chu to speak in New York on September 24

“Cash bar”??!? What’s a diploma worth? From: Dartmouth Alumni Relations Date: Sep 12, 2007 4:09 PMSubject: A Conversation with Dartmouth Please Join Us! The Office of Alumni Relations and the… Read more »