The spate of recent bad behavior by students—and subsequent bad publicity—has the College on the ropes. Jennifer Wulff ’96 returns to Hanover to find out what undergrads think about it all and if the campus climate can change. The answer? Depends on whom you ask.
By JENNIFER WULFF14 min
Brad Ausmus ’91 never played baseball at Dartmouth—he was a member of the New York Yankees as he earned his government degree. Now he hopes to make history as manager of the Detroit Tigers.
By MATTHEW MOSK ’9216 min
Off the Beaten Path
He ate with orangutans, bunked in a brothel, cozied up to camels and taught indians the twist. For Bill Roth ’62, every day was an adventure when he took a gap year to hitchhike around the world.
By RIANNA P. STARHEIM ’144 min
Can Students Police Themselves?
A report from the front lines.
By EVA XIAO ’149 min
When the U.S. military tested its new hydrogen bomb near the Marshall Islands 60 years ago, naval officer Robert A. Levinson ’46 was there.
By SEAN PLOTTNER7 min
When Rights Encourage Wrongs
A student chat site triggers a class discussion of free speech issues.
By JUDITH HERTOG5 min
One of the Boys
One of Dartmouth’s early female transfer students pledges a fraternity.
By LYNN LOBBAN6 min
Eye in the Sky
As thousands of people packed the Green for Commencement on June 8, John Pepper ’91, TuÆ97, rose above it all to get a bird’s-eye view—from 350 feet with his DJI Phantom drone and camera.
Alumni who graduate 50 years apart connect, naturally.