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Heatherton’s Firing a Right Step

Heatherton’s Firing a Right Step

By WSN Editorial Board

November 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

As the amount of allegations of rape, sexual assault and harassment continue to rise, NYU must continue to ensure that its campus remain a safe place for its students.

NYU Fires Dartmouth Visiting Scholar After Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

NYU Fires Dartmouth Visiting Scholar After Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

By Sayer Devlin and Miranda Levingston, News Editors

November 7, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Todd Heatherton, a visiting scholar in NYU’s Department of Pyschology, was fired last month after Dartmouth College’s student newspaper revealed that Heatherton was under investigation for “serious misconduct.”

Dartmouth hard alcohol ban concerning

Dartmouth hard alcohol ban concerning

By WSN Editorial Board

February 2, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Dartmouth's ban on hard alcohol is an ineffective fix to the sexual assault problem.

Cloudy translation: Advance Placement scores and class credits

Cloudy translation: Advance Placement scores and class credits

February 6, 2013


Filed under News

For high school students across the country, College Board’s Advanced Placement courses and tests give them a head start when they enter college, earning them credits and many times exempting them from certain classes. But schools like Dartmouth College have recently decided that they will no longer...