November | December 2007

November | December 2007

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Cover Story

Climbing the Hill

Feature

Drug Buster

Feature

The Role Model

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Cover Story

Climbing the Hill

Becoming Dartmouth’s first congresswoman required a major election upset for Kirsten Gillibrand ’88. Winning reelection may be even harder.

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Feature

Drug Buster

As society softens its take on marijuana’s effects, Dr. Herbert Kleber ’56 knows better.

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Feature

The Role Model

“Youth just want someone to care, to listen, to provide them with guidance.”

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ALUMNI OPINION

Winning Without Weapons

The only hope for establishing peace in Afghanistan lies in a kinder, gentler form of counterinsurgency.

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TRIBUTE

Christian Existentialist

From foxhole to classroom, Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy made an indelible impression on a future Dartmouth professor.

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BIG PICTURE

It Was a Dark and Stormy Night

Lightning flares—and Dartmouth Hall shines—through the gloom of one of several severe thunderstorms that blew through Hanover last August.

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PERSONAL HISTORY

Aristotle on the A-Train

A teacher finds an appreciation of the classics in an unlikely place: a ninth-grade classroom in Brooklyn.

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ONLINE

No Ordinary Joe

An unassuming student turns his attention toward Dartmouth controversies—and transforms his blog into a force to be reckoned with.

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INTERVIEW

“We Did What Was Best”

The chair of the board of trustees offers his take on new governance decisions, apathetic alums and those feisty editorials in The Wall Street Journal.

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LOOKING BACK

Hotel New Hampshire

In its 227 years the Hanover Inn has brought forth an eccentric cast of characters and incidents worthy of a John Irving novel.

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