Researcher Follows a Thin Line to Improve Solar Power
April 28, 2016 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth engineering professor Jifeng Liu tests technology to create less costly, more efficient solar cells.
By reducing concussions, Ivy Leaguers’ dummy could help save football
April 22, 2016 | The Washington Post
"If football winds up saved ... It will owe much to one engineering school that disdains boundaries and preaches failure, and to two engineer-athletes who chose to spend their summer poor in sleep and rich in metal shavings."
NSF Picks 17 from Dartmouth for Research Fellowships
April 18, 2016 | Dartmouth Now
Seventeen Dartmouth students and alumni have been awarded National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships (GRF) including three for engineering.
Martin de Bustamante ’08 Th’09 sees success in business
April 4, 2016 | The Dartmouth
Monica Martin de Bustamante '08 Th'09 majored in engineering sciences and Romance languages all while playing both soccer and rugby and then founded her own biopharmaceutical consulting firm.
Thayer’s Board of Overseers Welcomes Two New Members
January 13, 2016
Thayer School is pleased to announce two additions to the Board of Overseers: Catherine Sellman '93 and Andrew Silvernail '94.
Paris Conference: Pair of cyclists approaches city in time for climate summit after 5 month journey
November 5, 2015 | Independent
Dartmouth engineer Morgan Curtis ’14 pedalled through Canada, Scandanavia and western Europe on her way to the climate change conference in Paris.
The startup craze has alumni writing checks for entrepreneurs instead of libraries
November 3, 2015 | Quartz
Dartmouth is cited for its not-for-profit investment fund started by alumnus John Ballard '55 TTh'56 to fund companies founded by professors and students.
Arctic snow not darkening due to soot, dust, Dartmouth-led study finds
October 30, 2015 | AAAS
Dartmouth adjunct engineering professor Chris Polashenski and his colleagues found that degrading satellite sensors, not soot or dust, are responsible for the decline in reflectivity of Arctic snow.
Stephen Colbert Tackles the Dartmouth Football Dummy
October 9, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
Host of The Late Show interviews football Coach Buddy Teevens ’79 and Elliot Kastner ’13, Thayer ’14 and then tackles the MVP robot on stage.
Football Tackling Dummy to Debut on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’
October 5, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
The Mobile Virtual Player (MVP) developed jointly by Thayer School and Coach Buddy Teevens, will take center stage Thursday on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.