University | 10:10 pm | July 23, 2013 | By Cynthia Hua

Title IX investigation launched at Dartmouth

Dartmouth College

The Department of Education has launched an investigation into Title IX compliance at Dartmouth on its own accord, The Dartmouth  reported on Tuesday. The investigation — which was not prompted by a complainant — opened in May, the same month that a group of more than 30 Dartmouth students and alumni filed a complaint alleging »

University | 7:52 pm | June 10, 2013 | By Sophie Gould

Deputy provost named Dartmouth charter trustee

Emily Bakemeier, deputy provost for arts and humanities, was named a charter trustee for Dartmouth College on Friday. Bakemeier, who graduated from Dartmouth in 1982, was on the search committee last year for Dartmouth’s new president, Philip Hanlon, and served as the youngest and first female president of the Darmouth Alumni Council in the early »

University | 8:51 pm | March 29, 2013 | By Amy Wang

Ivies, Stanford, MIT post record-low admit rates

Yale Admissions Office

It’s that time of year again — several colleges released their admissions decisions this week, sending hundreds of thousands of anxious high school students into either incredible elation or crushing disappointment. Seven out of the eight Ivy League schools posted all-time low acceptance rates for the class of 2017 yesterday, making for the most competitive »

University | 11:16 pm | January 28, 2013 | By Jessica Hallam

Dartmouth to stop offering credit for AP scores

Dartmouth College

Dishing out mountains of cash for AP exams may soon become a thing of the past. Beginning in fall of 2014, Dartmouth will no longer exchange AP scores for credit in any subject. The policy change, which will affect Dartmouth’s class of 2018 first, came after the school’s Psychology Department conducted an experiment on an incoming »

University | 10:36 pm | November 29, 2012 | By Julia Zorthian

Dartmouth announces UMichigan provost as college’s next president

Dartmouth College

Dartmouth College announced today that Philip Hanlon, the current provost at the University of Michigan, will be the New Hampshire school’s new president. Hanlon’s appointment and transition from provost to president-elect comes just three weeks after the Yale Corporation announced Provost Peter Salovey as the next Yale president. Salovey will begin his term on June »