December 1988

Cover Story

Is "The College" a College?

Feature

The Compleat Engineer

Article

CUTTING BONE

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Cover Story

Is "The College" a College?

The president describes the evolution of a liberal arts university.

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Feature

The Compleat Engineer

How to educate people technically without making them into technocrats.

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Article

CUTTING BONE

College budgeters face tough choices.

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Feature

Is Vietnam Still Claiming Some of Us?

IN PROGRESS

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Article

BEYOND INTUITION

Mathematician Snell on life's gambles.

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Class Notes

1984

It was time for something new. The columns had gone on for too long without a gimmick. Something had to be done before things got out of hand. It was up to me, I realized, since I'm the one writes who the column.

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Class Notes

1988

Dartmouth Night weekend has come and gone, and I could easily fill this month's notes with the names of everybody who I either ran into or saw from afar. A good time was had by all. If you weren't here, you missed one

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Class Notes

1985

I'm very pleased to say that I now have too many things to communicate. Thanks to all who have written! If you don't see your news this month, don't worry ... I will get it in over the next few months.

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Article

A Sun-Powered Race Between Two Very Different Schools

A "glossy, handsome, streamlined car that looked like a prop for a James Bond movie," said an Associated Press writer of Sunvox, a solar-powered race car built by Dartmouth students. "A Soap Box Derby entry" is how he described the

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Class Notes

1978

After a month at my new job in Turkey, I am finally beginning to get the hang of several of the throaty sounds common in the Turkish language. Unfortunately, there are several more which are impossible—one sounds like

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