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Did you catch these stories on Dartmouth Now? Each week, we give you another chance to keep up with the stories that are capturing our readers’ attention. The following five stories were the most viewed from October 19 through October 25.

Dorfsman-Hopkins ’13 Is Dartmouth’s Prize-Winning Math WizardWhen Gabriel Dorfsman-Hopkins ’13 headed for a summer research program at Berkeley, he didn’t know he would be coming home with a pocket full of money and “an awesome calculator.”

A Conversation With Michael Odokara-Okigbo ’12 of Dartmouth Aires FameChidi Anyadike ’13 speaks with Michael Odokara-Okigbo ’12 about the performing arts career he is pursuing in Los Angeles.


Freeman Hrabowski, One of ‘TIME’s’ 2012 Most Influential People, Speaks October 23Freeman Hrabowski, president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County, will deliver a lecture as part of the “Leading Voices in Higher Education” series.

Forty Years of Fortitude: The Black Alumni of Dartmouth AssociationFounded in 1972, BADA celebrates its 40th reunion October 26 through 28.


10 Colleges With the Highest Freshman Retention Rates (U.S. News & World Report)Dartmouth is tied for No. 4 on the U.S. News and World Report “Short List” of schools with the highest freshman retention rates.


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