Tag: professors

The Mysterious Machines of Physics 15

The Mysterious Machines of Physics 15

With all of the incredible, varied activities that I take part in on campus, it can sometimes be easy to forget that the real reason I’m here is to study. But with that said, classes at Dartmouth are nothing like they are at high school; […]

How to Deal With Getting Sick at College

How to Deal With Getting Sick at College

It’s week nine, finals are looming, papers are due, and I have fallen victim to the latest round of illness to circle campus. That’s right, I’m sick and it sucks. Because Dartmouth operates on a 10-week term system rather than a semester system, courses are […]

The Epitome of the Liberal Arts: Religion 60

The Epitome of the Liberal Arts: Religion 60

One thing that drew me to Dartmouth while I was getting recruiting and researching colleges, was the school’s very interdisciplinary approach to different subjects. As a high school senior, I had very little idea about what I hoped to study during the next four years. […]

Electing courses for my second term

Electing courses for my second term

The 10-week term passes by sooo fast! It’s not even been 2 months since I first met with my faculty advisor to elect my fall term courses, yet I’ve already found myself in her office this Tuesday to talk about my winter classes! I chose […]

An eye-opening outside-the-class academic experience

An eye-opening outside-the-class academic experience

Last Sunday, I had the most extraordinary academic experience in my life. It was 7 in the evening, and I still had a decent 7 chapters of Hemingway and 1 chapter of micro econ reading due the next morning (one week in college and I […]

Dimensions for the Class of 2020

Dimensions for the Class of 2020

Today marks the close for this year’s Dimensions Programming. Campus was flowing with students carrying Dartmouth 2020 envelopes and newly gifted Dartmouth water bottles. There were even current students, like myself,  scattered throughout campus wearing Dimensions Ambassador shirts that read something like “Lost? Have questions? […]

Summer almost Over?

I promise I’ll keep this one short and sweet. With the summer quarter almost over and finals beyond the horizon, the pace of Dartmouth life has been swift with great impact. Looking back, it surprises me just how much the classes here have engaged and […]

Super Sixteens!

Hey guys! First of all CONGRATULATIONS on getting into Dartmouth. Here’s a link to my post to the early decision sixteens. Much of this applies to all of you as well. http://www.dartmouth.edu/~dartmouthdirect/2011/12/to-the-sixteens/ Over the next few weeks you guys will be making one of the […]

Courses, Schedules, and D-Plans Galore

Ajay writes about his obsession with course selection. No one’s judging, we swear!

Professors at Dartmouth

One of the reasons that I chose Dartmouth was because I heard that students really get to know their professors, and I haven’t been disappointed.  As a first-year student, I expected some larger classes, so I thought that I wouldn’t get to interact with my […]

We Are Not Alone

Ajay discovers the benefits of study tutorials and office hours.