New issue of Dartmouth Engineer magazine
September 18, 2013
The newest issue of Dartmouth Engineer, the magazine of Thayer School of Engineering, is now online. Features: The Power of Small Cures; The Business Case for Sustainability; Engineering Entrepreneurs.
Compressed Air Energy Storage Makes a Comeback
September 12, 2013 | IEEE Spectrum
SustainX Inc.—founded by Professor Charles Hutchinson and engineering students Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09, Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04, '08, and Troy McBride Th'01—began operating a full-scale demonstration system that supplies 1.65 megawatts of power.
N.H. firm makes a ‘battery’ out of air, to power hundreds of homes at once
September 4, 2013 | The Telegraph (Nashua)
SustainX, a New Hampshire startup spun out of Dartmouth’s engineering school, thinks it can build a better battery using compressed air.
Dartmouth engineering graduate secures funding for bioinformatics startup
August 28, 2013 | Desktop Genetics
Founded by Riley Doyle Th'08, Desktop Genetics Ltd—a UK bioinformatics company and aiming to revolutionize the way genetic engineers work together—has secured an equity investment of £275,000.
A Banner Year for Dartmouth Philanthropy
August 12, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth set a record in annual giving through the Dartmouth College Fund and the annual funds at Dartmouth’s professional schools of business, engineering, and medicine.
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.
White House Highlights Ashifi Gogo as an Immigrant Innovator “Champion of Change”
May 29, 2013 | Sproxil
On May 29th, the White House will honor Dr. Ashifi Gogo [Th’10—Dartmouth's first Ph.D. Innovation Program graduate] as one of eleven people who are Immigrant Innovator “Champions of Change.”
Some graduates diving right in to business
April 28, 2013 | The Boston Globe
Alison Stace-Naughton '11 Th'13 talks about "leaping into entrepreneurship immediately after graduation"— to continue working on her start-up, Spiral-E.
Two Dartmouth Students Win NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
April 10, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
As a recipient of an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, Aryeh Drager ’12 will head to Colorado State University to study atmospheric science.
In Mexico, A Dartmouth Grad Fights Poverty Through Capitalism
March 30, 2013 | Forbes
Dartmouth engineer Fernando Orta '08 returned to his hometown of Mexico City and founded a financial services company called Podemos Progresar (“We can move forward") with a mission to create products and services that change people’s lives.