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Dartmouth College

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at DC

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringC+
Computer ScienceB-
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcC
Electrical EngineeringC
Engineering DepartmentB
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
Language - French/Spanish/etc.F
Political ScienceC
PreMed and MedicalA

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Surrounding City

... I used to dislike the small town of Hanover, but then realized that were we situated in the middle of a big city the atmosphere would be worse (...Read full comment
... No noisy city, no snotty rich kids, just down to Earth people ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city, Hanover, is a quaint little town, no exciting night life, but all you need is right on campus anyway ...Read full comment
... I grew up in a huge city and was thrilled to appreciate the calm of the Hanover plain ...Read full comment
... Everyone talks about how there is a definite sense of community - the focus of all 4000 undergrads is directed towards the school itself and the...Read full comment
... Being in a small town, rather than a city, allows the campus to be the focus ...Read full comment
... I'm from a big city and was afraid of the rural-ness, but you don't notice it on campus ...Read full comment
... Yes, and it is hard for outsiders to break into those well-supported groups, which consist of people actively recruited and often given financia...Read full comment
... 5 hours from any major city) to be a problem, but it has the effect of drawing the student body together and creates a vibrate, college-centered s...Read full comment
... We are somewhat rural here in New Hampshire, but it helps solidify the sense of community within the school- students dont go home on weekends...Read full comment
... The rural atmosphere may deter someone coming from a city, though ...Read full comment
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