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Archived from on September 26, 2013. Dartmouth is regarded as one of the most innovative liberal arts colleges in the United States. Kemeny oversaw several major changes at the college. Dartmouth used to have nine residential communities located throughout campus, instead of ungrouped dormitories or. Archived from on November 14, 2007. In addition to the traditional American team sports football, basketball, baseball, and ice hockey , Dartmouth competes at the varsity level in many other sports including track and field, softball, squash, sailing, tennis, rowing, soccer, skiing, and lacrosse. Archived from on October 13, 2007.

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The Thayer School comprises two buildings; Tuck has seven academic and administrative buildings, as well as several common areas. The Dartmouth Fencing Team, despite being entirely self-coached, won the club national championship in 2014. Archived from on September 28, 2010. Four of them are located at the center of campus in the Class of 1953 Commons, formerly Thayer Dining Hall. The Supreme Court held that Section X, Article 1, of the federal Constitution prohibits states from altering the obligations of a contract, in this case, a charter. Archived from on October 13, 2007. With a student enrollment of about 6,400, Dartmouth is the smallest university in the.

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Following a curriculum, the university provides undergraduate instruction in 40 academic departments and programs including 57 in the , , , and , and enables students to design specialized concentrations or engage in programs. The university functions on a quarter system, operating year-round on four ten-week academic terms. Archived from on October 31, 2007. Archived from on February 8, 2008. The Washington Post attributed the high number of rape reports to the fact that a growing number of sexual assault victims feel comfortable enough to report sexual assaults that would have gone unreported in previous years. This new celebration includes a barbecue, live music, and the revival of the 1970s and 1980s tradition of racing homemade chariots around the Green. Archived from on October 15, 2006.

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Archived from on October 23, 2007. Also visible from Memorial Field is the 91,800-square-foot 8,530 m 2 Nathaniel Leverone Fieldhouse, home to the indoor track. The Class of 2008, during their summer term on campus in 2006, replaced the defunct Tubestock with Fieldstock. Dartmouth emerged onto the national academic stage at the turn of the 20th century. Archived from on October 23, 2007. In 1819, Dartmouth College was the subject of the historic , which challenged 's 1816 attempt to amend the college' charter to make the school a public university.

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The mid- and late first decade of the 21st century have also seen extensive campus construction, with the erection of two new housing complexes, full renovation of two dormitories, and a forthcoming dining hall, life sciences center, and visual arts center. Located on the northern side of the Green, Baker's 200-foot 61 m tower is an iconic symbol of the College. The institution was officially associated with Dartmouth and was directed by Dartmouth's president. Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College. Furthermore, Dartmouth is home to three professional schools: the established 1797 , 1867 —which also serves as the undergraduate department of engineering sciences—and 1900. In addition to the academic requirements for graduation, Dartmouth requires every undergraduate to complete a 50-yard 46 m swim and three terms of. Supreme Court case in which the court held that the charter of granted in 1769 by King of England was a and, as such, could not be impaired by the legislature.

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The Council of Independent Colleges. The move from Connecticut followed a lengthy and sometimes frustrating effort to find resources and secure a charter. Dartmouth's Winter Carnival tradition was the subject of the 1939 film Winter Carnival starring and written by '36 and. Supreme Court, which reversed the decision of the New Hampshire courts. Archived from on October 19, 2014.

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Archived from on October 13, 2007. Although the fund provided Wheelock ample financial support for the Charity School, Wheelock initially had trouble recruiting Indians to the institution, primarily because its location was far from tribal territories. Theodor Geisel, better known as children's author , was a member of the class of 1925. Since 2006, the college has guaranteed housing for students during their freshman and sophomore years. Archived from on April 20, 2016.

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Over 164 Dartmouth graduates have served in the and , such as Massachusetts statesman. Dartmouth Undergraduate Journal of Science. In response, the New Hampshire legislature passed an act the charter and establishing a board of overseers to replace the trustees. Archived from on January 4, 2015. Dartmouth also has a number of secret societies, which are student- and alumni-led organizations often focused on preserving the history of the college and initiating service projects. College designer John Scotford made a stylized version of the shield during the 1960s, but it did not see the success of MacDonald's design.

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