Tag: Hanover

Why cities are overrated

Why cities are overrated

When I was a junior in high school and people would ask me where I wanted to go for college, I would reply, “I’m not sure yet, but I do know that I want to go to college in a city!” Hanover, with a population […]

Skating Through Midterms

Skating Through Midterms

I’m probably not the first (nor the last) to say that college is hard, capital H-A-R-D. In a ten-week term, courses go by quickly and assignments can start piling up. While I sometimes find myself falling into the trap of feeling guilty when I’m not […]

A Winter Wonderland

A Winter Wonderland

Dartmouth is an incredible place to be in the winter. Yes, the temperatures may dip below zero, but can you honestly say you wouldn’t like to see images like this everyday? For those of you who have never seen real snow, you’re in for a […]

Why I Chose Dartmouth

Why I Chose Dartmouth

When it came time to start visiting colleges as a high school junior, I had no idea what I was looking for. I knew I wanted to study something relating to international relations, study abroad at least once during my college career, and attend a […]

Heat Wave in Hanover

Heat Wave in Hanover

Hello Hello, These past few weeks in Hanover have been unusually warm with highs in the 70s and 80s. By this time in years past, I’ve been in full autumn mode, abandoning my sandals for booties and my tanks for warm fuzzy sweaters. My freshman […]

What do first years do on their first weekend here?

What do first years do on their first weekend here?

I wasn’t sure how I would spend my weekends when I got to Dartmouth, but it was busy right away! Here are a couple things I’ve done so far: 1. Go stargazing at the Golf Course: It was a spur of the moment, when I and […]

Hanover? Where is that?

Hanover? Where is that?

Without a doubt, Hanover is in the middle of nowhere–but that’s the beautiful part. To be honest, I hadn’t heard of Hanover, New Hampshire until I considered coming to Dartmouth.  But even as a self-proclaimed city person, my experience “in the woods” is something I […]

In the Middle of Everywhere

In the Middle of Everywhere

Have you ever encountered family friends in the supermarket who ask how your year is going? They’re interested, they want to hear about your life, but they want to hear about it for twenty seconds and then return to their shopping. In those situations, my […]

From Farmer’s Market to Table

From Farmer’s Market to Table

From the moment students step foot onto Dartmouth’s Campus in the fall as freshmen, they hear people buzz about Hanover’s local farmers market. Every Wednesday on the middle of the Green from 3:00 to 6:00 PM vendors from the Upper Valley region set up their […]

Five Spots to Get in Touch with Nature

Five Spots to Get in Touch with Nature

“Vox clamantis in deserto:” The four most important words any Dartmouth student knows. These words comprise our motto and translate to “a voice crying out in the wilderness.” which is completely apt considering that in Hanover, New Hampshire wilderness is really what you get used […]

Coming Soon to Hanover! Skinny Pancake

Coming Soon to Hanover! Skinny Pancake

Some of our #Saturdate posts have mentioned the abundance of food options that Hanover has, from two Thai restaurants to classic American food and burritos. But, we did not have a crepery! Skinny Pancake will serve sweet and savory crepes, sandwiches, salads and drinks. Asides […]