Medical School Rankings

In this year’s US News & World Report medical schools rankings, Harvard Medical School claimed the top spot yet again, while the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania rose from 3rd to 2nd and The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine slipped from 2nd to 3rd. Also … 

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Princeton’s NCAA Tourney Appearance

Did you happen to see Princeton’s NCAA Tourney appearance? This past Thursday, the Princeton Tigers took on the Kentucky Wildcats in the first round of the 2011 NCAA Tournament. The Ivy League’s representative, a 14th seed in March Madness, proved a formidable opponent, pushing Kentucky to the final seconds when … 

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College Admissions Parenting

Wondering if your parenting style will influence your child’s case for admission to highly selective universities? There’s a great opinion piece in this month’s The Atlantic entitled “The Ivy Delusion.” In the article, Caitlin Flanagan writes about various parenting styles — of mothers specifically — and how these styles can … 

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Dartmouth College Student

Dartmouth College is very proud to have as a member of its Class of 2014 an inspirational young man who has changed the world. This young man, William Kamkwamba, is the subject of The New York Times bestselling 2009 work of nonfiction by Bryan Mealer, The Boy Who Harnessed the … 

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College Admissions Glitch

The University of Delaware made a major error this past Friday when the admissions office accidentally sent out acceptance decisions to 61 applicants. It was not Delaware’s intention to admit these applicants and, after the weekend, they were informed of their true admissions decision. Writes Ellen Tumposky in an ABC … 

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Business School Rankings

US News & World Report has come out with its annual rankings of graduate business schools. This year’s ranking is a bit different from last year’s with Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business and Harvard University’s Harvard Business School flipping slots. This year, Stanford GSB took home the top prize. … 

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