Women break barriers in engineering and computer science at some top colleges
September 16, 2016 | The Washington Post
Women are making major gains in enrollment in engineering and computer science at some of the nation’s most prominent colleges and universities, including Dartmouth.
Tackle This: Football’s Newest Most Valuable Player is a Robot
September 9, 2016 | IEEE Spectrum
The MVP robot tackling dummy takes hits so football players won’t have to.
Football Robots Start Practicing with 49ers
August 24, 2016 | Robotics Trends
The San Francisco 49ers are using three Mobile Virtual Player (MVP) robots in practice for both offensive and defensive drills to cut down on player injuries.
Blame airlines, not weather, for most U.S. flight delays
August 23, 2016 | Chicago Tribune
Professor Vikrant Vaze's research supports the findings that airline miscues are now the biggest cause of flight delays in the U.S.
Can Virtual Reality Help Astronauts Keep Their Cool?
August 4, 2016 | Discover Magazine
Professor Jay Buckey and his colleagues are using calming imagery to see if virtual scenes reduce stress levels.
Dartmouth’s Furey Following the Manual in Javelin
August 3, 2016 | Valley News
Sean Furey '04, Th'05, '06 nailed the Olympic A standard to qualify for Rio last year days after the qualification window opened.
Attracting More Women To Study STEM In A World Full Of Geek Dude Stereotypes
July 27, 2016 | Forbes
Joseph Helble, dean of engineering at Dartmouth, believes their overall approach to teaching engineering is what’s attracting women to their program.
2016’s Most & Least Energy-Expensive States
July 19, 2016 | WalletHub
For insight into the various ways Americans can reduce their dependence on traditional energy sources, we asked a panel of energy and policy experts to weigh in.
Robots are invading NFL training camps
July 18, 2016 | ESPN
They are the love children of robots and tackling dummies, and they are not technological fads.
Dartmouth Creates History By Graduating More Female Engineers Than Male Ones
July 6, 2016 | GoodCall
Dartmouth is accustomed to making history... Fully understanding the significance of this achievement may require some background information.