May | June 2015

COVER STORY

Why Is Dartmouth So Expensive?

FEATURE

Look Again

FEATURE

Horse Power

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COVER STORY

Why Is Dartmouth So Expensive?

Two decades ago tuition, room and board ran about $26,000. Now it’s nearly $64,000. C.J. Hughes ’92 crunches the numbers, examines the history and talks to administrators in search of an explanation.

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FEATURE

Look Again

Photos previously seen only in black and white spring to life thanks to a little touch of color.

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FEATURE

Horse Power

Meet the residents of Morton Farm.

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RETROSPECTIVE

Klan Buster

Little-known district attorney Alexander P. Nelson, class of 1889, waged war against cross burning, mob violence and racial hatred in 1920s Los Angeles.

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INFOGRAPHIC

Selfies, Sexts and Snapchat

A random, informal survey of 112 undergrads reveals more than you may want to know about today’s wireless student.

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OUTSIDE

The Creek Kid

Matt Royer ’93 quit a dream job as an environmental lawyer to come home and save the stream where he grew up—and also, perhaps, the Chesapeake Bay.

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PERSONAL HISTORY

Breakaway

In 1954, long before you could hop a quick flight from Logan, intrepid spring break skiers put rubber to the road in a quest for Colorado snow.

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