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The Dartmouth (informally known as The D) is America's oldest college newspaper, published independently at Dartmouth College (although its offices are located on campus). According to its web site [1], the paper began publication in 1799, although the Hanover newspapers existing then are unconnected to a monthly literary magazine that students established around 1843, which is the publication that evolved into the current paper. For that reason, The Dartmouth currently (2006) states that it is in its 163rd volume. Dartmouth College is a private academic institution in Hanover, New Hampshire, in the United States. ... 1799 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ...

The Dartmouth is published daily, Monday through Friday while classes are in session between September and June. The paper is also printed twice a week (Tuesdays and Fridays) during Dartmouth's summer term. Special editions are also printed for such events as Homecoming weekend, Winter Carnival, Green Key weekend, and Commencement, and a special freshman issue is sent to all incoming students. The Dartmouth once required paid subscriptions, but has been provided to Dartmouth students free of charge since 2001. This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... A Winter carnival is an outdoor celebration that occurs in wintertime. ... See also Academic dress Categories: Education | Academia ...

During the New Hampshire primary, The Dartmouth is known for its interviews with the presidential candidates. The New Hampshire primary is the opening gun of the quadrennial U.S. presidential election. ...

Famous alumni of The Dartmouth include Susan Dentzer, New York Times reporter Jacques Steinberg, Paul Gigot, and Mort Kondracke. ABC News journalist Jake Tapper and The Office writer Mindy Kaling both wrote comics for The Dartmouth, as did Sam Means, an Emmy-award winning Daily Show writer and New Yorker cartoonist. The New York Times is an internationally known daily newspaper published in New York City and distributed in the United States and many other nations worldwide. ... Paul A. Gigot is a Pulitzer Prize-winning conservative political commentator and the editor of the editorial pages for The Wall Street Journal. ... Morton M. Kondracke (born April 28, 1939) is an American political commentator and journalist. ... Jake Tapper is an American journalist. ... The Office is a television show, broadcast by NBC and co-produced by Deedle-Dee Productions and Reveille Productions, in association with NBC Universal Television Studio. ... Mindy Kaling on The Office Mindy Kaling is an American actress and scriptwriter best known for her work on the television show The Office, on which she plays the bubbly Kelly Kapoor. ... Sam Means is a staff writer for The Daily Show With Jon Stewart and a cartoonist for The New Yorker. ... Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart on the set of The Daily Show The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, also known as TDS to fans and staffers) is a half-hour satirical fake news program produced by and run on the Comedy Central cable television network in... New Yorker may refer to: the magazine, The New Yorker a resident of New York City the hotel New Yorker a named passenger train operated by the Pennsylvania Railroad between Detroit, MI and New York, NY This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that...

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