Groups foster entrepreneurship
August 6, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Trip Davis ’90 is working with associate provost and professor of engineering Tillman Gerngross to develop the role of Dartmouth's new Office of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer.
Fuel for Thought: Travels in Tanzania
August 5, 2013 | Scientific American
In a blog entry for Scientific American, Rachel Margolese ’16 of Dartmouth Humanitarian Engineering (DHE) writes about working in Tanzania this summer to promote sustainable and cost-effective cooking fuel.
Students Volunteer Nationwide Through the Tucker Foundation
July 26, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Katie Zhang ’16, an engineering major, is one of this year’s 22 Dartmouth Partners in Community Service summer interns, a program run by the William Jewett Tucker Foundation.
Tillman Gerngross’ Plan to Revamp Tech Transfer at Dartmouth
July 24, 2013 | Xconomy
Dartmouth has an innovation problem. It’s looking now to one of the area’s most successful biotech entrepreneurs to solve it.
Prouty cyclist supports own work on cancer research
July 6, 2013 | NH Union Leader
When Adjunct Professor of Engineering Jack Hoopes does his pioneering research into battling breast cancer, his work is partially paid for with money from the fundraiser known as The Prouty.
Vaccine research gets a shot in the arm
June 12, 2013 | NewScientist
Professor Margaret Ackerman is quoted in this article about advances in biotechnology increasing the opportunities to develop new vaccines – and careers.
Graduate programs celebrate investitures
June 8, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Thayer expects to award 100 bachelor’s degrees, 51 master’s of engineering management, six master’s of science and 21 PhD degrees in engineering sciences.
Portraits of Leadership: 2013 Student Marshals
June 7, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Marshals are selected by fellow students on the basis of good citizenship, enthusiasm, integrity, and positive impact on others. This year's Marshals include Sharang Biswas ’12, Th’13 and Joe Zabinski Th’13.
Thayer Students Tackle a ‘Real-World Problem’ in Haiti
June 4, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Four BE students took on the task of fixing an inefficient water system in rural Haiti as part of the two-term senior course, Engineering Design Methodology and Project Initiation/Completion.
Seven Honored with 2013-14 Dartmouth Alumni Awards
June 4, 2013 | Office of Alumni Relations
Seven alumni have been chosen by the Alumni Council to receive 2013-14 alumni awards including Ken Johansen '60, Th'62 and E. Stina Brock '01, Th'02.