JANUARY | FEBRUARY 2019

The 25 Most Influential Alumni

“Keep the Damned Women Out”

Distant Replay

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The 25 Most Influential Alumni

A list for the ages, as selected by our faculty panel in celebration of Dartmouth’s 250th anniversary

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“Keep the Damned Women Out”

The earth-shattering arrival of coeducation in 1972 didn’t come without plenty of fretting by an all-male board of trustees. Here’s the inside story of how they brought forth the most significant reshaping of the college in its history.

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Distant Replay

Vintage sports photos—previously seen only in black and white—come to life with a touch of color.

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Dartmouth 2069

When the College celebrates its tricentennial 50 years from now, what will the student body look like? Will football be played? And how high can tuition go? A variety of profs, administrators, and students weigh in with predictions Eleazar never could have imagined.

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GRAPHIC STORY

The Amazing Life and Times of John Ledyard

An epic tale greatly annotated in which we go ’round the world with Dartmouth’s class of 1776 poster boy for adventure, John Ledyard.

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FEATURE

Roots

Myth, memory, and the ancient nobility of pines

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Historia

OPENING CEREMONY

The earliest Commencement, held in 1771, featured bigtime barbecue, speeches in Latin, and lousy linen.

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