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How friendship networks at college impact students' academic and social success

(Dartmouth College) Student friendships at college can be classified into three types of networks: tight-knitters, samplers and compartmentalizers and should not be underestimated, according to a Dartmouth study 'Friends with Academic...Show More Summary

Dartmouth study: How age-related genetic anomalies contribute to the maternal age effect

(Dartmouth College) For women in their 30s and beyond, the probability of a pregnancy that results in a miscarriage or a Down syndrome pregnancy is staggering with the risk increasing to 1 in 3 by the time a woman reaches her early 40s...Show More Summary

Bill Clinton campaigns for Hillary in New Hampshire

Campaigning for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and down-ballot candidates in New Hampshire, the former president told a crowd at Dartmouth College they should remain optimistic about the nation's future. Telling a joke...Show More Summary

Dartmouth-led team develops WristWhirl, a smartwatch prototype using wrist as a joystick

(Dartmouth College) Checking email, tracking fitness, and listening to music, are just a few things that a smartwatch can do but what if your hands aren't free? A Dartmouth-led team has come up with a solution by developing WristWhirl...Show More Summary

Audio: #NoDAPL Activist Says Protest Camps Aren’t Safe, Decries “Lawlessness”

Felicia Teter, 26, a senior at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire who grew up in the Yakama Nation in Washington state, sorts donated clothing Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, at the Oceti Sakowin camp near Cannon Ball, N.D. Photo by Mike Nowatzki / Forum News Service On my radio show today I interviewed #NoDAPL activist D’Shawn Cunningham. Show More Summary

Dartmouth study provides insight on why risk-taking behavior increases during adolescence

(Dartmouth College) A new Dartmouth study just published in 'Current Biology' demonstrates for the first time, the causal relationship between behavioral control and a specific imbalance in brain function that exists during adolescence. Show More Summary

Dartmouth researchers' 'DarkLight' enables visible light communication in the dark

(Dartmouth College) Through a new Dartmouth project called 'DarkLight,' researchers have developed and demonstrated for the first-time, how visible light can be used to transmit wireless data even when the light appears dark or off.Show More Summary

Macro Musings Podcat: Andy Levin

My latest Macro Musing podcast is with Andrew Levin. Andy is a professor of economics at Dartmouth College and previously served two decades as an economist at the Federal Reserve Board, including two years as a special adviser to Chairman Ben Bernanke and Vice Chair Janet Yellen. Show More Summary

Hold your nose: Stinky corpse flower opens in New Hampshire

A flower that got its nickname from its putrid smell is started to bloom Friday at Dartmouth College for the first time since 2011.

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries

Teresa Elberson is the Director of Lafayette Public Library System, LA; Susanne Mehrer to become Dean of Libraries at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; OCLC and IFLA name five librarians to Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program; and more new hires, promotions, retirements, and obituaries from the September 15, 2016 issue of Library Journal.

Throngs Expected to Smell Disgusting 'Corpse Flower'

A flower that smells like a cross between a decaying animal and urine is set to bloom later this week at Dartmouth College. Named Morphy, the titan arum—or corpse flower—hasn't bloomed since 2011, the AP reports. Officials at Dartmouth's Life Sciences Greenhouse, where the 6 ½-foot flower is...

Director, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College

Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH seeks an experienced cultural leader to be the next Howard L. Gilman ’44 Director of the Hopkins Center for the Arts. This is an exciting opportunity to guide a respected Ivy League institution into a new era.

Dartmouth-study finds STEM workers more likely to find jobs in denser STEM labor markets

(Dartmouth College) In one of the first attempts to understand the geography of STEM degree-job matching, a Dartmouth-led study published in Economic Geography finds that matching is much more likely in dense rather than in large STEM labor markets.

Women in Business Q&A: Alex Friedman and Jordana Kier, Co-Founders, LOLA

LOLA Alex Friedman led analytics at Flurry Analytics (acquired by Yahoo in Aug 2014) and was a consultant at Boston Consulting Group in New York. She previously attended Wharton for business school and Dartmouth College for undergrad, and has over the years been actively involved in the Young Women's Leadership Network. Show More Summary

The Dartmouth College Murders: When You Invite Your Killers In

2 months agoNews / Crime : Crime Feed

Cold-blooded murder by two teens, Robert Tulloch and James Parker — for Dartmouth professors Susanne and Half Zantop, opening their door led to tragedy. The post The Dartmouth College Murders: When You Invite Your Killers In appeared first on CrimeFeed.

What musicology is for in 2016

2 months agoMusic / Classical : Slipped Disc

A round robin from William Cheng, of Dartmouth College: Dear colleagues, I write to share news of the release of Just Vibrations: The Purpose of Sounding Good (University of Michigan Press, 2016, foreword by Susan McClary). Taking aim at the elitist, antagonistic, and imperialistic dimensions of classical music scholarship and beyond, this book advocates for a […]

Macro Musings Podcast: Doug Irwin

My latest Macro Musings podcast is with Doug Irwin. Doug is a professor of economics at Dartmouth College, a research associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research, and former staff member of the President’s Council of Economic Advisors. Show More Summary

NH pol wants shamed college frat reinstated at Dartmouth College

2 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The suspended frat loosely inspired raucous 1978 movie classic "Animal House."

Morning Digest: New Hampshire Dem hoping to reinstate Dartmouth frat that branded pledges' buttocks

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Leading Off: ? NH-Gov: This is creepy. Former state securities regulator Mark Connolly, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor, sent a fundraising email to his fraternity brothers at Dartmouth College calling for the reinstatement of their frat, Alpha Delta, which was kicked off campus just last year. Show More Summary

On the Road to a Rough Draft: If You Don’t Know Where You’re Going, Any Road Will Do

3 months agoArts / Writing : Writer Unboxed

Please welcome guest Katharine Britton, author of three novels: Her Sister’s Shadow, Little Island, and Vanishing Time (2016). Katharine has a Master’s degree in Creative Writing from Dartmouth College. Her screenplay, Goodbye Don’t Mean Gone, on which Vanishing Time was based, was a Moondance Film Festival winner and a finalist in the New England Women […]

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