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Monthly Archives: June 2010

Hood Director Brian Kennedy steps down

Hood Director Brian Kennedy steps down

So Provost Carol Folt announced in an email this morning. Mr. Kennedy will begin as the director at the Toledo Museum of Art this fall; read more about it here…. Read more »

Pirates!

Pirates!

Dartmouth Government professor Bridget Coggins has an excellent piece in the latest issue of Foreign Policy magazine about the perils of modern piracy, replete with some excellent graphs that breakdown… Read more »

Students Rally to Save Fun

Students Rally to Save Fun

On June 23, Associate Dean of the College for Campus Life April Thompson announced the closing of the Connecticut River swim docks, garnering a new coalition of students fighting the… Read more »

NYT Highlights Pilobolus at the Hop

NYT Highlights Pilobolus at the Hop

The New York Times gave Dartmouth’s own Hopkins Center some much-deserved attention on the front page of Monday’s online edition. Alastair Macaulay’s write-up of the Pilobolus weekend dance show is… Read more »

USMNT Falls to Ghana 2-1

USMNT Falls to Ghana 2-1

Hard fought game by the US, but in extra time we saw more Ghanaians flop on the ground than Dartmouth students will into the Connecticut River this summer. Since I’m… Read more »

On the Role of Trustees

On the Role of Trustees

Over at the John William Pope Center, William Leonard has a piece on Trustees and financial management that our Board would be wise to read.

McNutt Murders Bear

McNutt Murders Bear

I ran into this in McNutt, just outside the Registrar’s office on the first floor. This is one of the College’s animated polar bears. These things are spread throughout campus,… Read more »

Dartblog back?

Dartblog back?

Dartblog has begun posting again, featuring the musings of old standby Joe Asch. Here’s hoping he sticks around this time.

The Dartmouth Atlas Shrugged?

The Dartmouth Atlas Shrugged?

Over at National Review Online, Avik Roy has an excellent piece on the Dartmouth Atlas of Healthcare, which came under fire recently for its methodology (incorrectly in that case, Avik… Read more »

NYT Quotes Tuck Professor, Refers to “Dartmouth University”

NYT Quotes Tuck Professor, Refers to “Dartmouth University”

You just don’t like to see this: in an article about the faltering leadership of BP chief executive Tony Hayward, the New York Times quotes distinguished professor Sydney Finkelstein at… Read more »