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September 17, 2007 Issue

Volume XXVI • Issue 4

Trustees Vote to Strengthen College Governance
The Dartmouth College Board of Trustees has adopted a series of measures to strengthen the governance of the College. The Board's actions, which were taken at its annual September retreat, follow a comprehensive Governance Committee review of the composition and size of the Board as well as the method of selecting Trustees.

Despite Debate, Trustees United on Maintaining Academic Excellence
Statement adopted by the Board of Trustees during its September 7 through 9 meeting.

Endowment Reaches $3.7 Billion
Increase over two-year period is largest in College history

Thomas Crady Appointed Dean of the College
President James Wright recently announced the appointment of Thomas M. Crady as dean of the College, effective January 2008.

Mark Your Calendars for Merce Cunningham
Merce Cunningham, renowned choreographer and modern dance pioneer, will be in residence at Dartmouth with the Merce Cunningham Dance Company Oct. 2 until 7.

Participate in ArtWorks 2007
The Office of Human Resources invites employee artists to participate in the annual ArtWorks festival.

Preserving Dartmouth's Tradition of Excellence: Governance Recommendations to Maintain the College's Preeminent Role in Higher Education
A Study by the Governance Committee of the Dartmouth College Board of Trustees, August 2007

No Laughing Matter
Visual humor is focus of fall Leslie Center institute

Andrew Bernard Appointed Director of Tuck's Center for International Business
Bernard has been a member of the Tuck faculty since 1999, and is internationally renowned for his research in international trade and investment and firm responses to globalization.

Research Awards
Dartmouth researchers were awarded $14 million during July, including $5 million in new and competing awards.

Big Green Bookshelf
Recent books by Dartmouth authors

Dartmouth and Jet Propulsion Laboratory Announce Partnership
In August, officials from Dartmouth and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) signed a memorandum of understanding that promotes and encourages a two-way exchange of expertise and opportunities between the two organizations.

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