The 2016 Robert Fletcher Award recipient is Arati Prabhakar, Director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), NAE member, and IEEE fellow.
Innovator of the Week: Lidia Valdés, Co-Founder of Lodestone Biomedical
May 26, 2016 | Live Free and Start
Lidia Valdés D'14 Th'15 is co-founder and CEO of Lodestone Biomedical—a spinoff from Professor Solomon Diamond's lab.
Bad at math? Don’t tell your kids
May 24, 2016 | MPR News
Math anxiety is "an actual thing, and it can be measured" Professor Petra Bonfert-Taylor told MPR News host Tom Weber.
$150k Target Challenge to Commercialize Pediatric Rehabilitation Technology
May 24, 2016 | NEPDC
NEPDC and TREAT partner with leading clinical foundations and societies to address unmet rehabilitation needs for children.
Time, Technical Challenges Thwart Dartmouth Formula Racing Team
May 21, 2016 | Valley News
The Dartmouth Formula Racing team was competing at the 2016 Formula Hybrid competition at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Steelers using robotic tackling dummies during workouts
May 20, 2016 | ESPN
The Pittsburgh Steelers are running offseason workouts with robotic tackling dummies, thanks to new technology from Dartmouth.
New Faculty Bring Wide-Ranging Expertise to Dartmouth
May 17, 2016 | Dartmouth Now
The 32 faculty members include four new professors of engineering.
Dartmouth College plans engineering school expansion
May 16, 2016 | Boston Globe
Dartmouth has received a $25 million gift that it hopes will launch a significant expansion of its Thayer School of Engineering.
$25 Million Gift Propels Expansion of Dartmouth Engineering
May 16, 2016 | Dartmouth Now
The gift honors Barry MacLean '60, Thayer '61, and is Thayer School's largest gift.
Dartmouth MOOC Uses Cartoons To Teach Engineering Basics
May 12, 2016 | NHPR
A MOOC at Dartmouth uses illustrations made by the Vermont Center for Cartoon Studies to help teach basic engineering concepts.