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Growing Dartmouth? All Hail The D

Below is every word of The D Editorial Board’s carefully researched and written editorial concerning the Hanlon administration’s plan to expand the size of the undergraduate student body by 10-25% (I know, I know, the official decision has not yet been made, but let me tell you, at the Trustee level it’s an all-but-done deal. The administration doesn’t “study” things that it doesn’t already want).

Congratulations to the Editors for producing a thorough argument, one that I hope will garner the undivided attention of the committee reviewing the question:

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The members of the committee studying a larger College are Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Elizabeth Smith, Dean of the College Rebecca Biron, College Trustee Dave Hodgson ‘78, Economics Professor James Feyrer, Biology Professor Mark McPeek, Religion Professor Reiko Ohnuma, Mathematics Professor Scott Pauls, and French and Comparative Literature Professor Andrea Tarnowski.

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