November | December 2009

November | December 2009

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Cover Story

100 Years of the Dartmouth Outing Club

Feature

Rising From the Ruins

Feature

Peak Experience

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Cover Story

100 Years of the Dartmouth Outing Club

Seasons come, seasons go, but for a century the D.O.C. has demonstrated how the great outdoors can be a defining element of a liberal arts education.

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Feature

Rising From the Ruins

On their own, students set out to design and build a new Outing Club cabin. The result? A majestic showcase of the D.O.C. spirit.

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Feature

Peak Experience

A different time, a different place: the joy and ecstasy of working at the Moosilauke summit camp in 1941.

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Feature

Mileposts

The Outing Club has honed its legend for a century. Here are just a few of the highlights.

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TRIBUTE

The Novelist’s Muse

An author looks back on the English professor who changed his life: James Cox.

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PERSONAL HISTORY

Soccer Mom

On the eve of her son’s departure for college, an alumna and her son switch roles.

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HISTORY

It All Started With a Letter

Gay and lesbian alums have Ed Hermance ’62 to thank for the spark that led to their own alumni organization 25 years ago.

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ON THE JOB

Video at Eleven

As media bureaus abroad retrench, videographer Jason Maloney ’91 steps in to deliver the news.

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BIG PICTURE

A Tinder Moment

This bird’s-eye view of the Homecoming bonfire structure was shot from a helicopter circling 1,000 feet above the Green last fall. This year Dartmouth Night takes place October 23.

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CONTINUING ED

C. Everett “Chick” Koop ’37

The former Surgeon General on making America healthier

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