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Rowing Against Harvard

After a 13-week period of indoor training, the men and women of Dartmouth Rowing are finally beginning their racing seasons.  This weekend, I travelled with the lightweight squad down to Cambridge, where we would face off with perennial powerhouse Harvard…

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A Note for Future 18’s

Before I welcome you officially, I invite you to consider the dauntingly impressive achievement you have just made.  Getting into college is notoriously difficult; so much so that books, magazines, even movies have delved into the mysterious methodology behind admissions…

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I Yoga, and You Should Too

I feel loose.  I feel relaxed.  I feel focused.  I feel calm.  I feel…. really, really warm? A whole twenty-four hours later, it seems I can still feel the effects of of my most recent “warm” yoga session at Hanover’s…

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To Boston!

For this intrepid blogger, Sunday was adventure day. The destination? Boston. The method? Dartmouth Coach. The motive? Clam Chowdah at Joe’s American Grille, and a birthday celebration of an old friend from high school.  But mostly the Clam Chowdah. I…

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Tackling the List

We all know that doing a study abroad program can be a little overwhelming.  But do you know what is even more overwhelming? Picking one. I made this discovery two weeks ago, just a few days before the universal February…

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