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Dartmouth Chooses Michigan Provost As New President
Dartmouth College has hired an
alumnus who built his career as a professor and provost at a major
university to succeed Jim Yong Kim as the school's president. Philip Hanlon, a 1977 Dartmouth graduate and the
current provost at the University of Michigan, will take office on July
1 as the college's 18th president, the college announced this
Dartmouth Dedicates Visual Arts Center
Dartmouth College is launching a year-long celebration of the arts on
campus, starting with Friday's dedication of a new visual arts center.
Dartmouth President Is Chosen To Lead World Bank
Jim Yong Kim, an American who is president of
Dartmouth College, has been chosen to be the next president of the World Bank. His
selection Monday extends the U.S. hold on the top job at the 187-nation development
Obama Taps Dartmouth President For World Bank
President Barack Obama has nominated Dartmouth
College President Jim Yong Kim to head the World Bank, a surprise pick
for the international financial institution's top job.
Orpheus in Manhattan
Today I'll speak with Dartmouth College professor Steve Swayne about his new biography of William Schuman. We'll also hear some of Schuman's music, as well as works by Rachmaninoff, Saint-Saens, and Schumann (yes, the one with two n's) this afternoon.
Advances In Breast Cancer Therapies
By Jane Lindholm
A researcher at the Vermont Cancer Center has published a massive study of surgical breast cancer patients that shows hope for less invasive cancer treatment. Also, Dartmouth College's history in training Native Americans to be Christian ministers, and another Report From Afghanistan.