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  • Visit with Students
    South African musician, environmental and cultural activist, and anthropologist Johnny Clegg took time out from his six week, 32-show tour of the U.S. and Canada to speak with a group of students in a crowded Environmental Studies Library in Fairchild on the afternoon of April 6th, 2011. This is the second time that the Environmental Studies Program has brought Clegg to Dartmouth. Clegg, who was born in England and lived in several African nations...

  • Dartmouth College has been named by the Fiske Guide to Colleges as one of the top ten schools in environmental studies for college applicants in 2011. Calling Dartmouth “the Ivy League’s only rural outpost,” author Edward Fiske cites the College’s long tradition of interest in the environment for its being named to the list, the only Ivy League school to appear there.

    Andrew Friedland, the Pearl Professor in Environmental Studies and Environmental Studies Program chair, says the...