Tackling Goes High-Tech at Dartmouth With New Dummies
August 26, 2015 | The New York Times
Football coach Buddy Teevens asked Dartmouth's engineering school to create a safer way for players to practice tackling.
Dartmouth develops device that allows football players to practice at full contact without risk of injury
August 20, 2015 | ConsumerAffairs
The humanoid tackling dummy simulates in-game conditions while reducing athlete-on-athlete collisions.
Little Known Characters in America: Sylvanus Thayer
August 17, 2015 | JG-TC
Known as “the Father of West Point” Sylvanus Thayer (June 9, 1785 - Sept. 7, 1872) first attended Dartmouth College, graduating in 1807 as valedictorian of his class.
The Light-Based Technologies Inside Your Favorite Digital Camera
August 10, 2015 | IEEE – The Institute
GoPro and smartphone photo apps like Snapchat have these three inventors to thank.
Avitide Gets $7.6M More to Purify Complex Biologics
August 6, 2015 | Xconomy
Professor Tillman Gerngross and his investors have launched several startups including Lebanon, NH-based Avitide, which is announcing its latest round of funding.
How else are women pulling one another into the tech world?
August 5, 2015 | The Washington Post
"Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth noted, with pride, that nearly half of its students are women."
How We Launched a Successful Distillery
August 4, 2015 | Entrepreneur
A profile piece on a California-based craft-distillery, Ventura Spirits Company, started by Andrew Caspary Th'06.
Nadworny: Young African Leaders Initiative
July 28, 2015 | Vermont Public Radio
"I’ve been teaching 25 African entrepreneurs at Dartmouth ... The focus is design, innovation and entrepreneurship."
Dartmouth-bound Colby ready for the challenge
July 20, 2015 | NH Front Page
Trevor Colby will run track and field next year at Dartmouth, studying biomedical engineering when he isn't busy traversing the 800 meters.
Tech Tidbits From Across NH
July 16, 2015 | NHBR
Dean Helble will serve on Gov. Maggie Hassan's task force on STEM education to oversee the implementation of an earlier group’s recommendations.