Dartmouth engineer Ariel Diaz argues for “Inverting the Curriculum”
September 25, 2013 | TEDxCambridge
Ariel Diaz ’02 Th’04, CEO of Boundless Learning, makes the case that educational curriculum is upside-down, and explains why starting with big, bold ideas could be the next big thing in education.
New issue of Dartmouth Engineer magazine
September 18, 2013
The newest issue of Dartmouth Engineer, the magazine of Thayer School of Engineering, is now online. Features: The Power of Small Cures; The Business Case for Sustainability; Engineering Entrepreneurs.
Compressed Air Energy Storage Makes a Comeback
September 12, 2013 | IEEE Spectrum
SustainX Inc.—founded by Professor Charles Hutchinson and engineering students Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09, Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04, '08, and Troy McBride Th'01—began operating a full-scale demonstration system that supplies 1.65 megawatts of power.
N.H. firm makes a ‘battery’ out of air, to power hundreds of homes at once
September 4, 2013 | The Telegraph (Nashua)
SustainX, a New Hampshire startup spun out of Dartmouth’s engineering school, thinks it can build a better battery using compressed air.
Dartmouth engineering graduate secures funding for bioinformatics startup
August 28, 2013 | Desktop Genetics
Founded by Riley Doyle Th'08, Desktop Genetics Ltd—a UK bioinformatics company and aiming to revolutionize the way genetic engineers work together—has secured an equity investment of £275,000.
A Banner Year for Dartmouth Philanthropy
August 12, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth set a record in annual giving through the Dartmouth College Fund and the annual funds at Dartmouth’s professional schools of business, engineering, and medicine.
Seven Honored with 2013-14 Dartmouth Alumni Awards
June 4, 2013 | Office of Alumni Relations
Seven alumni have been chosen by the Alumni Council to receive 2013-14 alumni awards including Ken Johansen '60, Th'62 and E. Stina Brock '01, Th'02.
White House Highlights Ashifi Gogo as an Immigrant Innovator “Champion of Change”
May 29, 2013 | Sproxil
On May 29th, the White House will honor Dr. Ashifi Gogo [Th’10—Dartmouth's first Ph.D. Innovation Program graduate] as one of eleven people who are Immigrant Innovator “Champions of Change.”
Some graduates diving right in to business
April 28, 2013 | The Boston Globe
Alison Stace-Naughton '11 Th'13 talks about "leaping into entrepreneurship immediately after graduation"— to continue working on her start-up, Spiral-E.
Two Dartmouth Students Win NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
April 10, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
As a recipient of an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, Aryeh Drager ’12 will head to Colorado State University to study atmospheric science.