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What the CIA was really up to after 9/11

Robert Grenier joined the CIA in 1979, just as the Shah of Iran fled to America. It was a low point for the agency, but Mr Grenier, imbued with the ethos of the fine East Coast schools he had attended, particularly Dartmouth College from which he had only recently graduated, was eager to serve. Show More Summary

Eye roller: Global warming affects maple leaves, and the ponds they fall into

From Dartmouth College and the “dead rainbows and starving unicorns” department, complete with artist’s conception: Climate-warmed leaves change lake ecosystems, Dartmouth-led study finds HANOVER, N.H. – Rising soil temperatures significantly...Show More Summary

Baby formula poses higher arsenic risk to newborns than breast milk

In the first U.S. study of urinary arsenic in babies, Dartmouth College researchers found that formula-fed infants had higher arsenic levels than breast-fed infants, and that breast milk itself contained very low arsenic concentrations. The findings appear Feb. 23 online in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives. A PDF is available on request. read more

The brain area involved in eye movements, heading is...

An area of the brain involved in eye movements also plays an important role in establishing our direction and navigating our environment, a Dartmouth College study finds. The study appears in The Journal of Neuroscience. A PDF is available on request. read more

Clap For ‘Em: Dartmouth College Will Offer #BlackLivesMatter Course On Racial Inequality In America

Dartmouth College Announces #BlackLivesMatter Courses On Racial Inequality In America Darmouth College is taking a step in the right direction by planning to offer courses centered around educating students in racial inequality and violence in America. via Fox News Dartmouth

'Truth' in a Post-Christian West

Just last month, noted Matt Rocheleau for the Boston Globe, "Up to 64 Dartmouth College students — including some athletes — could face suspension or other disciplinary action for cheating in an ethics class this past fall." Cheating in ethics class? This speaks for itself.

Astronomical "CAT scan" reveals cavity-filled supernova interior

3 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Observations recorded in a study by researchers at the Harvard-Smithsonian and Dartmouth College have shed light on the interior of the much-studied exploded star, Cassiopeia A. Using the astronomical equivalent of a CAT scan, the team...Show More Summary

Dartmouth will offer a course on the #BlackLivesMatter movement

Dartmouth College will devote an entire class to the #BlackLivesMatter movement this upcoming spring semester. The Ivy League institution is launching an interdisciplinary class called “10 Weeks, 10 Professors: #BlackLivesMatter” that...Show More Summary

CAT scan of nearby supernova remnant reveals frothy interior

4 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Cassiopeia A, or Cas A for short, is one of the most well studied supernova remnants in our galaxy. But it still holds major surprises. Harvard-Smithsonian and Dartmouth College astronomers have generated a new 3-D map of its interior using the astronomical equivalent of a CAT scan. Show More Summary

Fox’s Stacey Dash Calls Rape Victims ‘Bad Girls’ Who ‘Like to Be Naughty’

4 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Growing concerns about rape on college campuses have led national sorority offices to issue bans on members attending fraternity parties at the University of Virginia. And in addition, Dartmouth College has decided to ban hard liquor on campus in an attempt to reduce sexual assault. During Friday's Outnumbered, Fox News contributor Stacey Dash called these measures "ridiculous."

Dartmouth Gets Semi-Serious on Alcohol

4 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Dartmouth College is brave to acknowledge its on-campus drinking problem—but the steps announced Thursday miss the point. Trust me—I know.

Dartmouth College bans hard liquor

4 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

On Thursday, school President Philip Hanlon announced that starting March 30, all students, regardless of age, will be prohibited from possessing hard alcohol on campus. The school’s Greek societies have also been warned that they need to improve their behavior or risk being banned. Show More Summary

Dartmouth College Bans Hard Alcohol On Campus

4 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

University President Phil Hanlon cited hospital visits, not sexual assaults, as the motivation behind the ban.

Dartmouth bans hard liquor from campus in crack down on 'extreme behavior'

Dartmouth College is taking steps to crack down on hard partying in the wake of a string of incidents that depict a culture of sexual assault and dangerous drinking at many American colleges. College president Phil Hanlon said in a speech...Show More Summary

Dartmouth College President Bans Hard Liquor, Threatens Fraternities

Dartmouth College has enforced a ban of hard liquor for its students on campus. The ban was announced by the Dartmouth College president on Thursday in response to the tarnished reputation caused by reports of student misconduct and bad behavior, according to the New York Times. Show More Summary

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Dartmouth College just announced a ban on hard liquor

last monthNews : The Raw Story

Dartmouth College has just announced a campus ban on hard liquor in response to reports of sexual assault and booze-fueled fraternity abuses over the past several years. In a speech to students, staff and alumni of the Ivy League college, President Philip J. Hanlon said that the ban, which includes...

Dartmouth College Bans Hard Liquor to Curb Sexual Assault

last monthNews : Mediaite

In a move countering its reputation as the hardest of party schools, Dartmouth College unveiled a plan to counter sexual assault on its campuses -- notably, banning hard liquor.

Dartmouth College bans hard alcohol as part of reforms

Dartmouth College is banning hard alcohol on campus and threatening to disband organizations that don't shape up as part of efforts to "root out extreme behavior," the school's president announced Thursday amid controversies enveloping universities across the nation.

Dartmouth Will Ban Hard Liquor to Try to Curb Campus Sexual Assault

Dartmouth College, one of the many schools grappling with a publicity-unfriendly campus sexual assault problem, has unveiled a new plan to "address harmful behavior" by students. A cornerstone of that plan involves banning hard liquor from campus parties. Show More Summary

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