Day of Caring

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Students, faculty, and staff participated in various programs and gatherings on Friday intended to allow time for healing and self-care.

Community members gathered around cider donuts
Staff from Alumni Relations and the Alumni Council provide cider donuts from Patch Orchards on Baker Lawn. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
A group of people including Phil Hanlon walking on campus
Carolyn Dugas, a multimedia associate at the Hopkins Center for the Arts, and President Philip J. Hanlon ’77 set out on one of the “walk and talk” sessions around campus. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Sign reading "INHALE: What do you smell in the air around you?"
Signs set up around campus encourage presence and being in the moment. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Matt Kelly petting a goat
Thayer faculty member Matt Kelly pets a goat at the Barn Babies event. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Gianna Totani holding a kitten
Gianna Totani ’25 snuggles a kitten at the Barn Babies event. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
A panel of community members
Mark Reed, the director of the Dartmouth Health Service, speaks at a community panel about the JED Campus Program. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
People picking up mini pots of succulents
Succulent planting was one of many all-day activities. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
People gathered around a table outside having a conversation
Students from the William Jewett Tucker Center host a discussion on perspectives. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Students at the Tucker table on Day of Caring
Students stop by the Tucker Center table to discuss perspectives. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Students and staff enjoying lunch in Reiss Hall
Students and staff enjoy a community lunch in Reiss Hall prepared by Dartmouth Dining Services. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Dartmouth community members eating lunch on Baker Lawn
Community members have lunch in the sunshine on Baker Lawn. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Students painting rocks
Students paint rocks. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Courtney Rotchford speaking behind a podium
Program Manager for Health Promotion and Wellness Courtney Rotchford presents to faculty and staff members about wellness resources. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Nancy Vogele and other community members in Sanborn Library
The Rev. Nancy Vogele ’85, chaplain and director of the Tucker Center, hosts tea in Sanborn Library. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
Joe Dempsey and Dominique Walton at the food pantry in Dick's house
Joe Dempsey Jr. ’83 and Dominique Walton, a clinical coordinator at the Counseling Center, collect items for a food shelf at Dartmouth College Health Service. The food drive was organized and supported by the Alumni Council. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)