Keeping History Alive … In a Cemetery
A team of staff and students are working to conserve an 18th-century burial ground.
Fields Medals Are Concentrated in Mathematical ‘Families’
A study by Dartmouth’s Feng Fu and Herbert H.C. Chang ’18 found that winners of math’s highest honor were concentrated among a few mathematical “families.” “If you want to win a Fields Medal, you want to study with a Fields Medalist,” Fu says.
Temp Checks and Digital Menus: the Maddening Persistence of ‘Hygiene Theater’
In a story about “hygiene theater,” which might do little to prevent spread of COVID-19, Dartmouth’s Lindsey Leininger says, “We really should be scaling back on these precautions, especially on the steroidally boosted cleaning of surfaces.”