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May 18, 2019 11:00PM
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Each fall, winter, and spring, the Rockefeller Global Leadership Program (RGLP) brings together 25 student leaders to increase their understanding of global leadership and intercultural competency. Through weekly sessions with speakers and a culminating experience to either Boston, Montreal, or New York City, the students are able to learn about themselves and cross-cultural leadership. ...

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May 17, 2019 12:59PM
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This past weekend, over 75 alumni returned to Hanover to attend the Rockefeller Center’s Alumni Conference and celebrate the Center’s 35th anniversary. At the conference, titled “Finding Your Purpose: Leadership, Public Policy, What Matters and Why,” students and alumni were given the opportunity to interact with each other through networking events, professional skills workshops, policy panels and more.

When Cathy Solomon ’82 attended Dartmouth, the Rockefeller Center did not exist...

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May 16, 2019 10:49PM

Each fall, winter, and spring, the Rockefeller Global Leadership Program (RGLP) brings together 25 student leaders to increase their understanding of global leadership and intercultural competency. Through weekly sessions with speakers and a culminating experience to either Boston, Montreal, or New York City, the students are able to learn about themselves and cross-cultural leadership. The...

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May 16, 2019 12:00AM
Sarah Pearl '20 Climate Institute

Sarah Pearl '20 interned at the Climate Institute in Washington, D.C. as a Research Intern during the 2019 winter term. The following is an excerpt from her internship report.

During the winter of 2019, I worked at the Climate Institute in Washington, D.C. as a Research Intern. Founded in 1986 by a Dartmouth alumnus, this organization promotes awareness, policymaking, and scientific advancement for solutions to climate change. The Climate Institute’s primary projects include...

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May 15, 2019 11:34AM
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Dartmouth's annual student-run Hackathon is an on-campus event in which students form teams to create and develop innovative software and hardware projects. HackDartmouth attracts hundreds of the best hackers from the New England area as well as Canada and provides a 24-hour opportunity to showcase their talents.

HackDartmouth continues to grow its presence both on campus and in the New England area generally. This year represented an unprecedented level of engagement; we had teams...

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May 12, 2019 12:00AM
Sabrina Li Shen '21 FCS

Sabrina Li Shen '21 interned with the Foreign Commercial Service (FCS) at the U.S. Consulate in Shanghai during the 2019 winter term. The following is an excerpt from her internship report.

Over the winter of 2019, I interned with the Foreign Commercial Service (FCS) at the U.S. Consulate in Shanghai. As the overseas arm of the Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, FCS’s mission is to facilitate trade relationships between the U.S. and foreign countries...

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May 07, 2019 11:12AM
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Mini-Grant recipient, Shannon Sartain '21, shares her experience attending the Ivy League Undergraduate Research Symposium.

The Ivy League Undergraduate Research Symposium was a conference held at the University of Pennsylvania this spring. There, I presented my Earth Sciences research as a poster to a judge for my respective category. Assembling my poster allowed me to gather my work up until now into a coherent narrative—knowing I would have to present on my work...

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May 06, 2019 12:00AM
Maya Frost-Belansky '20 Boulder County Justice Center

Maya Frost-Belansky '20 interned at the Boulder Regional Office during the 2019 winter term. The following is an excerpt from her internship report.

During my internship this winter at the Boulder Regional Office, I assisted attorneys with a variety of legal and administrative tasks to further this mission. The Colorado State Public Defender represents clients accused of criminal offenses who are either being held in custody or who are unable to afford private counsel. The...

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May 04, 2019 3:36PM
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In the Rocky & Me series, Seniors reflect on their experiences during their time at Dartmouth.

I came to Dartmouth knowing that I wanted to do something great with my time here, but I had no clue what that could be. I was undecided on my major, minor, and extracurricular interests and I truly was uncertain if I would ever find my passion. I should not have been so...

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May 04, 2019 12:00AM
 Louisa Auerbach '20 DCSC

Louisa Auerbach '20 interned as a Judicial Intern in the chambers of the Honorable Lynn Leibovitz of the D.C. Superior Court during the 2019 winter term. The following is an excerpt from her internship report.

For the Winter Term of 2018, I worked as a Judicial Intern in the chambers of the Honorable Lynn Leibovitz of the D.C. Superior Court (DCSC). DCSC is the trial court for the District of Columbia, handling everything from civil disputes to the highest level felonies....

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