July | August 2012

Feature

The Actor Who Knew Too Much

Feature

Oh Behave!

Cover Story

Welcome to the State of Virginia

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Feature

The Actor Who Knew Too Much

Perennially underestimated, the work of Robert Ryan ’32 is worth viewing all over again—or for the first time.

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Feature

Oh Behave!

The stress of reunions. The quandary of dealing with fundraisers. What does it take these days to be a polite and well-mannered Dartmouth alum?

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Cover Story

Welcome to the State of Virginia

Professor Ross Virginia is so many things: Wormherder. Papa bear. Deadhead. Pal of DJ Spooky. No wonder students love the guy.

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ARTIFACT

Case Study

Artist Marcel Duchamp was an out-of-the-box thinker, as a recent acquisition by the Hood Museum demonstrates.

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CLASSROOM

The Risk of Regulation

A demanding course that focuses on free-market economies continues to attract students interested in careers in finance.

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ON THE JOB

Burning Desire

Jonathan Cedar ’03 is cooking with fire when it comes to the firm’s latest innovation.

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Alumni Opinion

Declaration of Independence

The choice not to pledge a frat was the right one, and I’m glad I made it.

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Interview

“An Improbable Opportunity”

As he departs for the World Bank, President Jim Kim looks back on three years in Parkhurst Hall.

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BIG PICTURE

Pressing the Flesh

Not only did Dartmouth qualify for its first United States Association of Collegiate Fencing Clubs national tournament this spring, the team emerged as the champion.

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CAMPUS

What’s New

A roundup of fresh research findings and new insights from faculty and students.

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