Bad at math? Don’t tell your kids
May 24, 2016 | MPR News
Math anxiety is "an actual thing, and it can be measured" Professor Petra Bonfert-Taylor told MPR News host Tom Weber.
Time, Technical Challenges Thwart Dartmouth Formula Racing Team
May 21, 2016 | Valley News
The Dartmouth Formula Racing team was competing at the 2016 Formula Hybrid competition at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Steelers using robotic tackling dummies during workouts
May 20, 2016 | ESPN
The Pittsburgh Steelers are running offseason workouts with robotic tackling dummies, thanks to new technology from Dartmouth.
Dartmouth College plans engineering school expansion
May 16, 2016 | Boston Globe
Dartmouth has received a $25 million gift that it hopes will launch a significant expansion of its Thayer School of Engineering.
Dartmouth MOOC Uses Cartoons To Teach Engineering Basics
May 12, 2016 | NHPR
A MOOC at Dartmouth uses illustrations made by the Vermont Center for Cartoon Studies to help teach basic engineering concepts.
Bangalore students win Formula Hybrid car design competition in US
May 10, 2016 | ETAuto
The Bangalore students stood fourth overall in the competition, and came second in the design and project management categories.
Engineering contest at the Speedway shows that hybrid racecars are twice as complicated
May 9, 2016 | Concord Monitor
When you’re training engineers, electric cars have a drawback compared with gasoline-electric hybrids: they’re kind of boring.
The Inspiration Behind a Land Speed Record
May 3, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal
How Charlie Nearburg '72 Th'73, '74, guided by the memory of his son, set a land speed record and why he keeps competing.
Stop telling kids you’re bad at math. You are spreading math anxiety ‘like a virus.’
April 25, 2016 | The Washington Post
This article features an op-ed by Dartmouth engineering professor Petra Bonfert-Taylor.
By reducing concussions, Ivy Leaguers’ dummy could help save football
April 22, 2016 | The Washington Post
"If football winds up saved ... It will owe much to one engineering school that disdains boundaries and preaches failure, and to two engineer-athletes who chose to spend their summer poor in sleep and rich in metal shavings."