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Yearly Archives: 2009

“Climate Justice” Research Grant

“Climate Justice” Research Grant

The Ford Foundation recently awarded a $300,000 grant to Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Michael Dorsey at Dartmouth to research “Climate Justice” (Daily D article here). This glorious marriage of… Read more »

Follow-up on Grafton County Treasurer Drama

Follow-up on Grafton County Treasurer Drama

There is now an AP article reporting on the criticism of newly elected Grafton County Treasurer and Dartmouth College student Vanessa Sievers, although most of the facts are summarized a… Read more »

Buh-Bye Blitz

Buh-Bye Blitz

Got this in my inbox last night: HELLO BLITZMAIL 2.O! The Email Task Force needs student input in order to choose a new email provider. PLEASE FILL OUT THE SURVEY… Read more »

Dartmouth Coach Arrives in NYC

Dartmouth Coach Arrives in NYC

The Daily D reported today that the Dartmouth Coach is going to begin offering rides to New York City, undoubtedly a welcome benefit to students from the city. They’ll only… Read more »

Not a Lesson Learned from the 2001 Budget Crisis

Not a Lesson Learned from the 2001 Budget Crisis

Dick Ramsden, former CFO and Trustee of Brown University, wrote a piece in the Valley News following the 2001 budget cuts at Dartmouth. Joseph Asch ’79 has kindly sent us… Read more »

Electing a College Student to County Treasurer Proven a Mistake?

Electing a College Student to County Treasurer Proven a Mistake?

In an article in today’s Daily Dartmouth the County’s executive director, Julie Clough, stated in an interview that Vanessa Sievers ’10 has been remiss in fulfilling her duties as County… Read more »

Winter Carnival Issue is Online

Winter Carnival Issue is Online

Don’t miss out on reading the issue. Articles include An article on wasteful college expenditures Coverage of a lecture by recent Montgomery Fellow, Galway Kinnell The History of Winter Carnival… Read more »

Team of Rivals?

Team of Rivals?

The whole post-partisan bit seems a little more tarnished after still-Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH) withdraws from consideration for Commerce Secretary. Politico has it here

Winter Carnival, or Why Global Warming is Real

Winter Carnival, or Why Global Warming is Real

Greetings from Hanover! 10A’s be damned; today marks the unofficial beginning of the 2009 Winter Carnival. This morning’s murky sunrise unveiled what is certainly one of the most unforgettable snow… Read more »

Directive from Commandante Crady

Directive from Commandante Crady

From today’s Daily D announcing the budget cuts: “I don’t think OPAL needs to justify its existence,” Crady said. 30-35 academic courses, however, were unable to justify their existence to… Read more »