Four Dartmouth Alumni Headed to London 2012 Summer Olympics
June 29, 2012 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth will be represented by four alumni at the London 2012 Summer Olympics from July 27 through August 12 including Sean Furey ’04, Thayer ’05 and ’06.
A Netflix-like subscription for art
June 27, 2012 | CNNMoney
Jason Gracilieri, MEM '00 and his start-up company, TurningArt—"The cure for empty walls"— is featured by CNNMoney.
U.S Olympic Track and Field Trials Update: Sean Furey D’04, Th’05, ‘06 Headed to London
June 26, 2012 | Dartmouth Now
Sean Furey D’04, Th’05, ’06, finished fourth in the javelin at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials on Monday, June 25, earning him a spot on his first U.S. Olympic team.
Support the Next Generation of Dartmouth Engineers
June 19, 2012
Help Dartmouth maintain its excellent and innovative engineering programs by making a gift to the Thayer School Annual Fund before July 6th. All gifts, of any size, make a difference!
Cooking Up a Cleaner, Safer Open-Fire Stove
May 20, 2012 | The New York Times
Engineering sciences major Jonathan Cedar '03 helped design a prototype cooking stove that passed its first trial with flying colors in Ghana. The next round of tests in India, however, presented a new set of challenges.
Bright Idea Helps those Facing Disaster
May 19, 2012 | CNN
LuminAID — a portable, inflatable solar lamp designed by Anna Stork ’08 (engineering major modified with studio art) — was featured on the CNN segment, "Start Small, Think Big."
VBrick Systems and Dartmouth to Stream Formula Hybrid Competition
May 2, 2012 | Business Wire
Enterprise IP video leader VBrick Systems and Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth are partnering to stream the Formula Hybrid Competition from the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. More than 30 colleges and universities are participating in this year’s competition.
Sproxil, co-founded by Ph.D. Innovation Program alum Ashifi Gogo, is using IBM technology to help the pharmaceutical industry reduce drug counterfeiting and allow consumers to verify the authenticity of prescriptions in seconds with their mobile phones.
Marc Fenigstein on How BRD Motorcycles Is Changing the Face of Motocross
April 10, 2012 | core77
Marc Fenigstein '01 Th'04, CEO and Co-Founder of BRD Motorcycles is working with the rest of the BRD team to change the face of the motocross industry through their pioneering electric bikes.
Student ventures take $20,000 in prizes
April 6, 2012 | The Dartmouth
Spiral-E Solutions, founded by Alison Stace-Naughton ’11, won the $3,000 second-place prize for its prototype of a medical device that helps keep the stomach in place during endoscopic surgery. She developed the first prototype in an undergraduate engineering class at Dartmouth.