Dartmouth, Clemson Get $1.5 Million NSF Health Tech Grant
October 28, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
With a $1.5 million grant from NSF, researchers from Dartmouth—including engineering professor Ryan Halter—and Clemson University launched the Amulet project to develop computational jewelry for mobile-health applications.
Majors see shifts in numbers
October 28, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Fewer Dartmouth students are majoring in the humanities and are shifting toward the social sciences, mathematics and engineering.
Talking About Science
October 27, 2013 | ARCUS
Dartmouth doctoral students in earth sciences, ecology and evolutionary biology, and engineering who are fellows in the Integrated Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) program practice one of the primary goals of the Dartmouth IGERT: to make science understandable, even fun, to yet another challenging audience.
Exploring the Future of Wind and Hydrokinetic Energy
October 23, 2013 | TriplePundit
Q&A with Dartmouth professor of engineering Brenden Epps who does research in the fluid mechanics of marine propulsion, wind energy and hydrokinetic energy.
Ashifi Gogo Th'10, Dartmouth's first Ph.D. Innovation Program graduate and CEO & Founder of Sproxil—a leading provider of world-class brand protection for emerging markets—was presented with the inaugural Global Humanitarian Engineer of the Year Award.
Can a Class Project Become a Business? ’14s Give It a Shot.
October 14, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Sarah Alexander ’14 teamed up with classmate and engineering major Meegan Daigler ’14 to try to find a healthier way, for people and the environment, to dispose of or recycle waste oil in India’s second largest city.
Haiti partnership projects on display
October 2, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Curated by studio art and engineering professor Jack Wilson, the Dartmouth/Haiti Partnership Exhibition incorporates elements of engineering, global health and visual design.
Dartmouth engineer Ariel Diaz argues for “Inverting the Curriculum”
September 25, 2013 | TEDxCambridge
Ariel Diaz ’02 Th’04, CEO of Boundless Learning, makes the case that educational curriculum is upside-down, and explains why starting with big, bold ideas could be the next big thing in education.
President Hanlon Announces Founding of Student Innovation Center
September 24, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
The new Innovation Center and New Venture Incubator will be student-designed and managed. Guidance and oversight will be provided by the recently established Office of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer.
Panel considers value of a liberal arts education
September 20, 2013 | The Dartmouth
College President Phil Hanlon and Dean of the Faculty Michael Mastanduno moderated a panel—including engineering Dean Joseph Helble—about the value of liberal arts education and its relevance to career preparedness in an increasingly technical job market.