Jake Tapper ’91 Talks About How Dartmouth Inspired Him


CNN anchor and correspondent Jake Tapper ’91, author of The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor, says his Dartmouth history professors and his work as a cartoonist for The Dartmouth formed the foundation of his career as a journalist.

Jake Tapper ’91 is the author of “The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor.”
(Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)

He took a few minutes during his recent visit to Dartmouth to talk with his former ABC News colleague Justin Anderson, assistant vice president for media relations at Dartmouth, and to reminisce about his undergraduate years.

Bill Platt