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Oxford Elects to Keep Statue of Cecil Rhodes

Oxford Elects to Keep Statue of Cecil Rhodes

A recent movement amongst students at Oxford University in the UK calling for the removal of a statue depicting legendary British entrepreneur and colonial leader Cecil Rhodes has fallen partially… Read more »

Amherst College Drops Mascot “Lord Jeff”

Amherst College Drops Mascot “Lord Jeff”

Amherst College seems to be latest victim of higher education’s stifling climate of political correctness after it announced that it’s dropping its mascot, Lord Jeffrey Amherst, from official use. “Lord… Read more »

Protesters Deny Physical Harassment, Gain Vice Provost Ameer’s Endorsement

Protesters Deny Physical Harassment, Gain Vice Provost Ameer’s Endorsement

On Monday, November 16, Latino groups on campus organized an “emergency community meeting” in the Cutter Shabazz Mural Room, in response to the alleged assault of a Dartmouth student by… Read more »

Mr. Christie Comes to Hanover

Mr. Christie Comes to Hanover

New Jersey Governor and presidential candidate Chris Christie was in town Friday, November 6, speaking at a packed Salt Hill Pub. Christie, after a moving speech on heroin addiction, opened… Read more »

Independent Grad School Plan: Setting the Stage for Larger Reforms?

Independent Grad School Plan: Setting the Stage for Larger Reforms?

Don’t get up in arms yet! The town hall meetings regarding the proposal to make an “Independent Graduate School” at Dartmouth really doesn’t seek to change much on campus. It… Read more »

Dartmouth No Longer Need-Blind for Internationals

Dartmouth No Longer Need-Blind for Internationals

“Building on our more than three-fold increase in financial aid since 1998,” commented Dartmouth President James Wright in a January 22, 2008 press release, “I am pleased that we could… Read more »

Dartmouth’s “U.S. News” Ranking Drops

Dartmouth’s “U.S. News” Ranking Drops

In a not-unexpected turn of events, Dartmouth’s U.S. News ranking has taken a nosedive from #11 in 2015 to #12 (tied with Northwestern) in the 2016 edition — the worst… Read more »

Students Push for Proper Kosher Dining

Students Push for Proper Kosher Dining

An online petition being circulated on social media by the Dartmouth community has called for Dartmouth Dining Services (DDS) to provide kosher dining options that adhere to Orthodox Jewish dietary… Read more »

Dean Ameer Clamps Down on AD Living Situation

Dean Ameer Clamps Down on AD Living Situation

In a campus wide blitz today on the 18th of June, Dean Inge-Lise Ameer affirmed that Dartmouth students either enrolled in classes or not “may not live in a Greek… Read more »

Michael Taylor Hired by Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Michael Taylor Hired by Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Beginning August 10, Michael R. Taylor, the former director of the Hood Museum of Art, will assume the position of Chief Curator and Deputy Director of Art at the Virginia… Read more »