Dartmouth College

Hanover, New Hampshire

How Do College Speech Codes Originate?

Feb 04, 2015 by George Leef |

George Mason University law professor Todd Zywicki writes for the John William Pope Center about his attempt at eradicating his school's speech code. 

Dartmouth’s Freedom Budget: Peaceful Protest, or Intolerant Tolerance?

Apr 23, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |

Dartmouth president Philip Hanlon hopes to tame the tempers of Freedom Budget activists, but it remains to be seen whether he can truly transform the college.

New Chancellor at UNC—Good Move or Blunder?

Apr 17, 2013 by George Leef |

Carol Folt, chancellor-elect comes from Dartmouth, an Ivy League college that has one-seventh the students and no athletic scholarships.

Don’t Count on Trustees

Feb 01, 2012 by George Leef |

Are Trustees trustworthy? Not until they become CEOs.

The Spirit That Makes a College

Nov 23, 2009 by Ken Daniszewski |

Given the problems facing higher education today, this speech on the purpose of college delivered by Justice Wendell Phillips Stafford at the Sesqui-Centennial of Dartmouth College in 1919 seems as timely as ever. Here is an excerpt:

Three Cheers for the Dons: Part 2

May 06, 2009 by Tom Wood |

Governance structures that take control of the university out of the hands of the faculty make it easier for

University Governance: Will Dartmouth Become Shutmouth?

Dec 12, 2007 by |

Poor Dartmouth College. Having opted back in the nineteenth century to allow its alumni to choose half of its governing board, it is now stuck with the consequences: four successive trustee elections lost to insurgents and an administration…