Hands Off Our Houses
May 31, 2011 | The New York Times
The $300 house could potentially be a success story, if it was understood as a straightforward business proposal instead of a social solution...We recently showed around a group of Dartmouth students involved in the project who are hoping to get a better grasp of their market.
How Gyrobike Reinvented the Bicycle Wheel
May 31, 2011 | PRWeb
Presenting at the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation: Using original design sketches, video footage, and prototypes, Gyrobike Founder and CEO Daniella Reichstetter will demonstrate how she turned a college class project into a "revolutionary" invention that is changing the way people learn how to ride bicycles.
Rediscovering the art of log cabin building
May 29, 2011 | CBS News
Mo Rocca goes out into the country to find out where today's log cabin builders might be and finds a troop of Dartmouth students who school him in the fine art of log cabin building.
A team of students from three different schools at Dartmouth was declared the winner of the first Dartmouth Medical Technology Business Plan Competition on Friday May 20. Anne Kwei, Ilya Bendich, and Joe Gigliotti presented their business plan for Rytek Medical, a company with an improved cancer sensing biopsy needle invented by Professor of Engineering Ryan Halter.
Alumna Returns to Campus with CBS and Comedian Mo Rocca
May 20, 2011 | Dartmouth Now
CBS Sunday Morning producer Mary Lou Teel ’78 chats with Greg Sokol ’10, Thayer School graduate student, and other members of the Dartmouth work crew for a segment about a cabin-building effort on Gilman Island.
Dartmouth’s hybrid car rivalry attracts 21 teams
May 13, 2011 | USA Today
Twenty-one teams turned out as Dartmouth held its 5th annual Formula Hybrid Competition at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H.
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.