November | December 2016

November | December 2016

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COVER STORY

King of the Hill

FEATURE

In a League of His Own

FEATURE

Dramatically Different

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COVER STORY

King of the Hill

Tiger Shaw ’85, head of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, seeks to revolutionize the way teenagers become winter Olympians.

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FEATURE

In a League of His Own

Best known as deputy sheriff Clem on Bonanza, character actor Bing Russell ’47, TU’48, never found the limelight despite a prolific career. But he became notorious in his real-life role as owner of a team of minor league misfits known as the battered bastards of baseball.

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FEATURE

Dramatically Different

Niegel Smith ’02 leads the award-winning Flea Theater, founded two decades ago to create “a joyful hell in a small space.”

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THE DAM INTERVIEW

Phil Hanlon ’77

After three years in office, Dartmouth’s president offers his take on student life, the future of the college, and what it’s like to live on Frat Row.

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RETROSPECTIVE

Tales of the Nugget

In its 100-year history, Hanover’s local movie theater has occasionally produced more drama and comedy in the seats than onscreen.

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ARTIFACT

Will Power

Here’s much ado about the First Folio, the College’s nearly 400-year-old published collection of Shakespeare’s plays.

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MEDICINE

A Zika Response

Bioethicist Anne Drapkin Lyerly ’91 fights to include pregnant women in research studies of the Zika virus.

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UPFRONT

Photo Forensics

Computer science chair Hany Farid expands his groundbreaking work.

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PERSONAL HISTORY

Gone Too Soon

A Homecoming journey sparks a different kind of reunion.

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LETTERS

Your Turn

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OVERHEARD

Chewing the Fat

Collis Café is more than a dining hall—it’s a go-to Spot for catching up with fellow students any time of the day.

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BIG PICTURE

Monster Achievement

Abbey D’Agostino ’14 joined several fellow Olympians from New England in throwing a ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park in Boston August 28.

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CONTINUING ED

Allison K. Hoffman ’98

A legal scholar on the Affordable Care Act

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CAMPUS

Unwrapped

Baker Tower Gets a Facelift

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