Fulbright Arctic week

The Fulbright Arctic Scholars meet in Washington, DC, for a week of public and closed events that highlight their research. Fulbright Arctic Week is October 24-28, 2016. 


Dartmouth announced the Arthur L. Irving Institute for Energy and Society, established to advance the understanding and knowledge of a resource that powers modern life and is directly related to society’s standard of living and success.

students together

Online application opens on November 28, 2016 for NSF's 2017 Joint Science Education Project in Greenland and the 2018 Joint Antarctic School Expedition. U.S. high school juniors at the time of applicaiton are eligible to apply for both programs. 

Virginia Valley

Professor Ross Virginia co-authored a BioScience paper about the long-term effects on Antarctica's McMurdoch Dry Valleys of a major 2001-2002 melt event. 

President Phil Hanlon ’77 and his wife, Gail Gentes, will take a look at Dartmouth’s impact in one of the most remote places in the world—the Arctic. The 10-day expedition with mostly alumni to Greenland and the Arctic Circle is led by Ross Virginia, Director of the Institute of Arctic Studies.

Fifty-one Dartmouth students produced a Rauner Special Collections Library exhibit exploring Shackleton and the Antarctica of his time. Don't miss a related exhibit in the Russo Gallery of the Haldeman Center about more recent explorations. 

The John Sloan Dickey Center