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Monthly Archives: April 2008

Carol Folt and the Media

Carol Folt and the Media

A whirlwind of announcements and promises by the Board of Trustees have followed Wright’s notice of departure. The theme is this: it’s the community, along with Dartmouth’s higher-ups, that will… Read more »

SA Statement: Molly Bode

SA Statement: Molly Bode

Molly Bode I would like to be a President that focuses on accessibility, communication, and transparency. These three principles would hold the Assembly and other college organizations more accountable to… Read more »

GSA to GSX — Op-Ed in the Daily D

GSA to GSX — Op-Ed in the Daily D

Explaining the rationale for changing the name of the GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance) to GSX (Gender Sexuality XYZ). I understand that the distinction between sex and gender can be critical, but… Read more »

Admissions Aftermath

Admissions Aftermath

A roundup from some leading news outlets: The New York Times Bloomberg Forbes

Legacy Admissions

Legacy Admissions

An alumnus interviewer has forwarded me an e-mail he received from the Admissions Office. The alumnus wonders if the increase in legacy admissions is an attempt to placate disgruntled alumni…. Read more »

The Daniel Webster Program

The Daniel Webster Program

I just got done with a fascinating interview with Professor James Murphy. Prof. Murphy has created the “Daniel Webster Program”, a two part initiative. The first part looks to help… Read more »