Speed Bump: Formula Hybrid Competition Student Engineers Tripped Up by Complexity
May 11, 2011 | Scientific American
At this year's fifth-annual Dartmouth Formula Hybrid showdown, many teams struggled to translate ambitious gas-electric designs into to reliable racing vehicles.
2011 Formula Hybrid: The Results
May 9, 2011
Dartmouth's 5th annual Formula Hybrid Competition took place at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway with 25 teams (out of 33 registered) competing. Founded and run by Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth, the competition features high-performance hybrid and electric race cars built by teams of undergraduate and graduate engineering students.
Formula racing team designs hybrid
May 5, 2011 | The Dartmouth
The Dartmouth Formula Racing Team received second place for design at the fifth annual Formula Hybrid Competition.
Students present global health care initiatives
April 28, 2011 | The Dartmouth
A team of Dartmouth students presented its proposed solution to a hypothetical global health problem in East Africa that earned an honorable mention in Emory University’s Global Health Case Competition.
Dartmouth Students Recognized by National Scholarship Programs
April 27, 2011 | Dartmouth Now
Engineering student Jeremy Brouillet ’13 has been honored by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program, established by Congress in 1986 to provide the U.S. with a continuing source of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.
Considering the Engineering Program at Dartmouth?
April 25, 2011 | The Colby Echo
Chelsea Sonksen, Social Media Editor for The Colby Echo, interviewed Chris Hoder, a Colby student enrolled in Thayer School's Dual Degree Program, to learn more about the program.
Dartmouth Reacts To Yale Machine Accident: Thayer Ramps Up Safety Measures
April 21, 2011 | NewsChannel 5 - WPTZ
After the Yale accident, Kevin Baron, manager of Thayer School's machine shop, increased supervision so no one would ever be working alone in the shop.
Spotlight On Design for America: DfA x Dartmouth
April 21, 2011 | core77
DfA's founder Liz Gerber first found inspiration for unconventional design education during Dartmouth's outdoors freshmen orientation. "I realized the potential of peer-to-peer learning and transformation outside of the traditional classroom,"...
Thayer evaluates machine safety
April 19, 2011 | The Dartmouth
Students working in the Thayer School of Engineering machine shop must tie back their hair and wear hats while using equipment.
How Green Is My Wintergreen?
April 19, 2011 | Slate
Assessing the environmental impact of chewing gum: findings of a student project from Professor Cushman-Roisin's Industrial Ecology class is cited.