$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.
The Inspiration Behind a Land Speed Record
May 3, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal
How Charlie Nearburg '72 Th'73, '74, guided by the memory of his son, set a land speed record and why he keeps competing.
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.
Dartmouth’s Women in Science Project Celebrates 25th Anniversary
April 25, 2016 | Dartmouth Alumni News
The same year the Hubble Space Telescope was launched and the first web page created, WISP was founded by Carol Muller ’77, former associate dean at Thayer School.
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.