Stocking Stuffers for the Budding Engineer
December 22, 2013
Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May gives ideas for inexpensive stocking stuffers that encourage kids to brainstorm, solve problems, and be creative and curious.
Sliding heavy stones to the Forbidden City on ice
December 20, 2013 | PNAS
Professor Erland Schulson presents an engineering analysis of how the Chinese transported heavy stones from a quarry west of Beijing to the site of the Forbidden City in the 15th to 16th century.
Dartmouth and Partners Launch Open-Access Science Journal
December 19, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, a peer reviewed, open-access scientific journal co-published by Dartmouth in collaboration with BioOne, was launched December 4.
Mystery Guest: A CEO’s Fight Against Fake Drugs
December 16, 2013 | Bloomberg TV
Ashifi Gogo Th'10—the first PhD Innovation Program graduate—founder and CEO of Sproxil, served as the "Mystery Guest" with Pimm Fox on Bloomberg TV's "Taking Stock."
Arctic Report Card with Professor Perovich
December 12, 2013 | NOAA
Dartmouth engineering professor Don Perovich was one of three experts to unveil NOAA's 2013 Arctic Report Card—an international effort involving 147 scientists from 14 countries.
Professor Tillman Gerngross has been named a 2013 NAI Fellow for creating or facilitating inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.
Dartmouth Engineering Professor Receives Risk Analyst Award
December 10, 2013
Professor Mark Borsuk has received the Chauncey Starr Distinguished Young Risk Analyst Award for "outstanding achievement in science or public policy relating to risk analysis and exceptional promise for continued contributions to risk analysis."
Major Motivation: Tales From the Classroom
December 10, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Emma Steele ’14 talks to other ’14s about the classes that have had a powerful impact on their personal growth and college careers.
On Tuesday, December 10th, Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Thayer School of Engineering will host a Cancer Nanotechnology Symposium on Immuno Targeting and Delivery.
Two Canadian Dartmouth Students Chosen as Rhodes Scholars
December 3, 2013 | Valley News
Jonathan Pedde, of Regina, Saskatchewan, is a economics and mathematics double major with a minor in engineering sciences at Dartmouth, and he is planning to receive a master’s degree in economics from Oxford.