November | December 2002

November | December 2002

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Cover Story

Head of the Class

Feature

The Gatekeepers

Feature

In Her Element

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Cover Story

Head of the Class

High school teacher Douglas Tyson ’81 coaches his inner-city students to become champions of the mind.

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Feature

The Gatekeepers

Admit? Wait list? Deny? A behind-the-scenes look at how admissions officers at a premier college make their decisions.

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Feature

In Her Element

Each summer,Alaskan Jill Fredston ’80 heads out to explore thousands of miles of rugged Arctic coastline in her oceangoing rowing shell. A glimpse into a life lived unconventionally.

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Outside

The Literature of the Logbooks

Dartmouth hikers unknowingly blaze a path to the library with their tales of the trails.

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Classroom

The Art and Science of Group Dynamics

Are you a deviant? Are you authentic? Professor Ruth Wageman helps sudents find the answers.

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Faculty Opinion

The Iraq Question

Do the dangers posed by rogue nations with weapons of mass destruction merit an attack?

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Continuing Ed

Laura Ingraham ’85

On feminism, capitalism and her wicked curveball

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