Majors see shifts in numbers
October 28, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Fewer Dartmouth students are majoring in the humanities and are shifting toward the social sciences, mathematics and engineering.
Talking About Science
October 27, 2013 | ARCUS
Dartmouth doctoral students in earth sciences, ecology and evolutionary biology, and engineering who are fellows in the Integrated Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) program practice one of the primary goals of the Dartmouth IGERT: to make science understandable, even fun, to yet another challenging audience.
Can a Class Project Become a Business? ’14s Give It a Shot.
October 14, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Sarah Alexander ’14 teamed up with classmate and engineering major Meegan Daigler ’14 to try to find a healthier way, for people and the environment, to dispose of or recycle waste oil in India’s second largest city.
President Hanlon Announces Founding of Student Innovation Center
September 24, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
The new Innovation Center and New Venture Incubator will be student-designed and managed. Guidance and oversight will be provided by the recently established Office of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer.
Panel considers value of a liberal arts education
September 20, 2013 | The Dartmouth
College President Phil Hanlon and Dean of the Faculty Michael Mastanduno moderated a panel—including engineering Dean Joseph Helble—about the value of liberal arts education and its relevance to career preparedness in an increasingly technical job market.
New issue of Dartmouth Engineer magazine
September 18, 2013
The newest issue of Dartmouth Engineer, the magazine of Thayer School of Engineering, is now online. Features: The Power of Small Cures; The Business Case for Sustainability; Engineering Entrepreneurs.
Biomed teams from Rice, UCLA, and Dartmouth win first NIH undergrad competition
September 13, 2013 | MedCity News
Three teams, including one from Dartmouth, were announced as winners in the recent Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) challenge, a biomedical engineering design competition for teams of undergraduate students.
Dartmouth ranks #8 in “Top Colleges for Engineering Majors”
August 26, 2013 | AC Online
Dartmouth is #8 in an AffordableCollegesOnline.org ranking of the nation's top engineering programs for lifetime return on investment.
The ENGS 89-90 Fecal Microbiota Transplantation group captured top honors in both the BMEStart biomedical design competition for undergraduates and NIH's Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) Challenge.
Academic experiences differ by major choice
August 13, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Beyond specific requirements, engineering majors can take additional courses based on pure interest. Half of the courses students elect in the engineering major are within that department.