Trillions of Tiny Plastic Pieces Reside in Arctic Ice
August 19, 2014 | Scientific American
Dartmouth engineering professor Rachel Obbard found that sea ice contains up to 240 microplastic particles per cubic meter—as much as 2,000 times the density of the particles in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
Boundless Isn’t Just Serving Students with Textbooks Anymore
August 12, 2014 | BostInno
Ariel Diaz '02 Th'04 is founder and CEO of "Boundless" which announced it's "not just serving students with textbooks anymore" but has "grown to serve the entire educational ecosystem."
Anything's possible Camp Invention encourages youths to take risks, be creative
August 1, 2014 | Fosters.com
Kids at Camp Invention were in for a special treat with a visit from Dartmouth engineering professor Eric Fossum, inventor of the cell phone camera.
The 10 Most Entrepreneurial Colleges in the United States
July 28, 2014 | Visualistan
An infographic shows results of a study by Forbes which figured out which schools had the most alumni founders of companies with more than 10 employees.
Engineers Are Not ‘Smart’
July 22, 2014 | The Huffington Post
Professor of Engineering Vicki May advocates for more "students who are willing to think critically, try new things, fail and learn from their mistakes."
Women in Business Q&A: Cristina DeVito, CEO of Mudderella
July 12, 2014 | The Huffington Post
Cristina DeVito '01, Th'02 and her team created Mudderella to empower women across the country to celebrate their strength and to have fun.
Space Weather: How the ionosphere gains influence
July 11, 2014 | Science
Professor Bill Lotko and his team investigates why reconnection of Earth's magnetic field lines appears to produce faster plasma flows before midnight compared with after.
Dartmouth welcomes fellows from Africa
July 9, 2014 | WCAX
Twenty-five participants in President Obama's "Young African Leaders Fellowship Program" are taking business and engineering classes, doing community service, and visiting Burlington and Boston.
Teens attend engineering camp at Dartmouth
July 4, 2014 | The Washington Times
High school students from across the country are spending two weeks at Dartmouth College for a summer engineering camp.
Are Women Too Empathetic to Be Engineers?
June 24, 2014 | The Huffington Post
Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May discusses whether differences in systemizing versus empathizing behavior could help explain the gender gap in engineering.