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March 21, 2013 issue

40th 2013 New FacultyClass of 2012-2013: Meet Dartmouth’s New Faculty
Twenty-three scholars have joined the ranks of Dartmouth’s Arts & Sciences faculty this academic year.

Orozco MuralsOrozco Murals One of 13 New National Historic Landmarks
The Epic of American Civilization joins other prominent sites in telling America’s story.

Greenways: Coming HomeGreenways: Coming Home
Join us April 5-7, 2013, in Hanover for a weekend of meaningful conversations and lively gatherings for alumnae, alumni, faculty, and students as we celebrate 40 years of coeducation. Register now.

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Pine restaurantNew Hanover Inn Restaurant Opens for Business
The opening of PINE marks the completion of the last phase of renovations to the Inn, which serves as Dartmouth’s front door.”

Mitchell KurzNew Alumni Trustee Elected to the Board of Trustees
After a successful corporate career, Mitchell Kurz ’73 began a new career teaching school.

Jake TapperJake Tapper ’91: How Dartmouth Inspired Him
The CNN anchor and correspondent says Dartmouth professors helped form the foundation of his career as a journalist.

Social Justice AwardsDartmouth Announces Room, Board, Tuition, and Fees for 2013-14
The College approves a 3.8 percent increase in undergraduate tuition for the next academic year.

Von ReynDartmouth’s von Reyn Wins Lifetime Achievement Award
Geisel School of Medicine’s C. Fordham von Reyn ’67, Geisel ’69, has developed a vaccine proven effective against tuberculosis.

Donald PeaseD’Agostino ’14 Named Women’s National Track Athlete of the Year
The winner of two long distance events at the NCAA Indoor Championships, Abbey D’Agostino ’14 is the first Ivy League runner to win an athlete of the year” title.

Dartmouth SkiwayFormer Surgeon General Dr. C. Everett Koop ’37 Dies at 96
The pioneer in pediatric surgery and leader in the fight to create a smoke-free nation died on February 25, 2013.
Stay Connected:
Dartmouth ReunionsDartmouth Reunions
Celebrate enduring friendships, rediscover the campus, and remember the people and places that changed your life. We can’t wait to welcome you home!
PraguePrague: An Insider’s Perspective
Senior lecturer in art history Jane Carroll will help you discover this Bohemian jewel on a program that provides a behind-the-scenes look at the city’s most important landmarks, traditions, and lore, July 15-23, 2013.
Dartmouth on LocationDartmouth on Location: Filmmaking and Pilobolus
Immerse yourself in an evening of the arts in St. Paul, Minn., with Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies Jeffrey Ruoff on May 4, 2013.
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Last Updated: 4/1/13