Points of Pride

Two and a half centuries of Dartmouth achievements, turning points, contributions, and leadership

Dartmouth Milestones

Coeducation

1972
Women had been coming to campus through exchanges in the years leading up to coeducation, but they could not graduate with a Dartmouth degree.

Triangle House Opens

2014
The residence hall welcomes the LGBTQIA community and allied students who share a passion for social justice issues.

The First Dartmouth Night

1895
During Dartmouth Night and Homecoming, alumni return to join students in a celebration that includes a colorful parade and a blazing bonfire.

Dartmouth Skiway Opens

1956
On December 15, 1956, Polly Case straddled a small disk attached to a cable—a "poma lift"—and rode to the top of Holt's Ledge in Lyme Center, N.H.

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