Dartmouth In The News

  • Marooned: Researchers Will Freeze Their Ship Into Arctic Ocean Ice for a Year

    Scientific American

    "It's really a rare opportunity to have a big interdisciplinary experiment that will be there for the full year," says Dartmouth's Donald Perovich, who will join an Arctic expedition to study climate change at the top of the world. 

  • The Intellectual Joys of University Administration—No, Really!

    Inside Higher Ed

    "The intellectual joy of university leadership results from a variety of positive and distinct aspects of administrative work," write Dartmouth's Carolyn Dever and a colleague. Among them, they say, "You stretch your mind regularly."

  • Scientists Are About to Spend a Year Trapped in Arctic Ice

    National Geographic

    Dartmouth's Donald Perovich will join an arctic research expedition that will take scientists into "some of the harshest conditions on Earth: polar night, complete darkness, heavy storms, and temperatures that can reach almost minus 50."

  • Why I Still Play Michael Jackson and R. Kelly for My Students

    The Chronicle of Higher Education

    One reason he occasionally plays disgraced artists's music, says Dartmouth's William Cheng, is that "there's strength in knowing our weaknesses. Music and musicians, as much as anything else, alert us to just how seductive and seducible people can be."

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