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Monthly Archives: April 2010

Amusing Line in Today’s D

Amusing Line in Today’s D

I stumbled across this line in an article about prospies deciding on college. For some students, interest in Dartmouth came only after they had submitted their application. Leightling said he… Read more »

Photoshop Friday: Moose on Mass Row

Photoshop Friday: Moose on Mass Row

Dartmouth’s more credulous students have been circulating the following picture with great excitement: One thing about the picture is true, however: it is a beautiful day in Hanover.

HuffPo Ranks New York Among Worst Cities for Grads

HuffPo Ranks New York Among Worst Cities for Grads

For those ’10s who are soon to trade in life at Dartmouth for a spot in New York, the Huffington Post has some bad news: the City’s slowed job growth… Read more »

Stimulus Funds Electronic Class Attendance Sensors

Stimulus Funds Electronic Class Attendance Sensors

In a remarkable synergy between the infantilization of college life and federal fiscal frivolity, officials at Northern Arizona University (NAU) have announced that they are using federal stimulus funds to… Read more »

Penn Football Captain Dead

Penn Football Captain Dead

Owen Thomas, Penn ’11, was found dead in an apparent suicide, according to the AP, Philadelphia Inquirer, and various outlets. Sad news.

Ridiculous Compensation

Ridiculous Compensation

$28 per hour. That’s the going rate for trash pick-up at Dartmouth, at least according to a bill that Facilities Operations recently dumped in my inbox for a trash pick-up… Read more »

Your Parents Were Right

Your Parents Were Right

Remember when you were a kid how you always wanted to watch those violent and/or steamy movies because they were “so cool!” and had good trailers with lots of Hindenburg… Read more »

WSJ Launches Metro Section

WSJ Launches Metro Section

Today marks the beginning of a new era in New York newspapers, or so Rupert Murdoch would have you believe. After buying the Wall Street Journal three years ago, Murdoch… Read more »

Something worth reading in The New York Times’ Sunday Opinion Section

Something worth reading in The New York Times’ Sunday Opinion Section

No, that headline is not a joke. If you can look past the drivel from Frank Rich’s column and find your way to the back page of the Sunday opinion… Read more »

New Coach for Dartmouth Basketball

New Coach for Dartmouth Basketball

Today, Paul Cormier was hired as the new coach for Dartmouth Basketball. The past twelve years he’s been in the NBA as an assistant coach and an advanced scout. The… Read more »