Thayer grad applies to Mars mission
January 24, 2014 | The Dartmouth
Max Fagin Th’11 is one of 1,058 individuals chosen by Mars One—a program that aims to establish a permanent human settlement on the Red Planet—to advance into the second round of its application process.
U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster ’78 Visits Thayer
January 23, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster ’78 of NH visited Thayer School of Engineering on January 22 to highlight the importance of integrating entrepreneurship into higher education and strengthening STEM education in schools.
Three Alumnae Biathletes Selected for Sochi 2014
January 17, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Of the five women named to the 2014 Winter Olympic U.S. Biathlon team, three are Dartmouth graduates—including Dartmouth engineer Hannah Dreissigacker ’09, Thayer ’10.
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."
Dartmouth Engineers Sell Gyrowheel Technology to UK Entrepreneur
November 26, 2013
Four Dartmouth engineering alums have confirmed the acquisition of the intellectual property and patents for their gyrowheel technology by UK based entrepreneur, Robert Bodill.
Young Alumni Create Blossoming Startup
November 14, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Branko Cerny ’13 teamed up with engineering major James Mock ’15 and designer Sang Lee ’13 to launch the startup SquareOne Mail—a "smart mail assistant."
From Google to Upstart
November 13, 2013 | U.S. News
Q & A with Dave Girouard '88 Th'89 founder and CEO of Upstart, a crowd funding platform that enables soon-to-be and recent college grads to raise capital in exchange for a small share of their future income over a five- or ten-year term.
SquareOne For iPhone Organizes Your Email, Gives You Better Control Over Notifications
November 13, 2013 | TechCrunch
Branko Cerny '13, engineering major James Mock, and designer Sang Lee '13 founded SquareOne, an email app arriving now in beta, which will allow users to designate which emails are important and worth their time.
Ashifi Gogo Th'10, Dartmouth's first Ph.D. Innovation Program graduate and CEO & Founder of Sproxil—a leading provider of world-class brand protection for emerging markets—was presented with the inaugural Global Humanitarian Engineer of the Year Award.
Dartmouth engineer Ariel Diaz argues for “Inverting the Curriculum”
September 25, 2013 | TEDxCambridge
Ariel Diaz ’02 Th’04, CEO of Boundless Learning, makes the case that educational curriculum is upside-down, and explains why starting with big, bold ideas could be the next big thing in education.