Pediatric Stands Being Used In Developing Nations
August 31, 2015 | WABI TV5
Scott Mitchell, dual-degree ’13, and his team designed a stander for cerebral palsy patients that not only works, but is also adjustable, comfortable and inexpensive.
NIH awards DoseOptics $1.4 Million for Radiation Therapy Imaging
August 27, 2015 | DoseOptics
The company was co-founded by William Ware Th’94 and professors Brian Pogue and Scott Davis Th’06 to translate discoveries made by Thayer School and the Geisel School of Medicine.
Tackling Goes High-Tech at Dartmouth With New Dummies
August 26, 2015 | The New York Times
Football coach Buddy Teevens asked Dartmouth's engineering school to create a safer way for players to practice tackling.
Dartmouth Football Kicks Off High-Tech Season
August 25, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
This week Dartmouth unveils the first robotic mobile tackling dummy called a Mobile Virtual Player (MVP). The wheeled, self-righting, remotely-controlled device was developed at Thayer School of Engineering.
Dartmouth develops device that allows football players to practice at full contact without risk of injury
August 20, 2015 | ConsumerAffairs
The humanoid tackling dummy simulates in-game conditions while reducing athlete-on-athlete collisions.
Little Known Characters in America: Sylvanus Thayer
August 17, 2015 | JG-TC
Known as “the Father of West Point” Sylvanus Thayer (June 9, 1785 - Sept. 7, 1872) first attended Dartmouth College, graduating in 1807 as valedictorian of his class.
Dartmouth Co-Leads International Teens in Arctic Research
August 12, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
Professor Mary Albert is participating in a new NSF grant for a high school science outreach program.
Avitide Gets $7.6M More to Purify Complex Biologics
August 6, 2015 | Xconomy
Professor Tillman Gerngross and his investors have launched several startups including Lebanon, NH-based Avitide, which is announcing its latest round of funding.
How else are women pulling one another into the tech world?
August 5, 2015 | The Washington Post
"Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth noted, with pride, that nearly half of its students are women."
Obama Hails Dartmouth Fellow at Young African Leaders Event
August 4, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
White House summit culminated leadership, entrepreneurship training at US colleges.