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Dartmouth to ban hard alcohol, pledging process

Dartmouth College will ban hard liquor, end pledging at fraternities and sororities, and institute a mandatory four-year sexual violence prevention program at the beginning of next year. Dartmouth President Philip Hanlon announced the planned changes in a speech to the community last month. Last spring, Dartmouth was thrust into the national spotlight after a number… Keep Reading

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Questions surround financial accessibility

In a ranking of college accessibility recently published by the New York Times, Swarthmore, in spite of having one of the highest endowments per student, found itself in the middle of the pack. “The top of the list includes some of the wealthiest colleges in the country, measured by endowment per student,” the article said.… Keep Reading

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