605Aug 11, 2011
Henry Paulson on the Economy and Public Policy
Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson talked about the Wall Street bailouts of 2008, the current financial climate, and the U.S. economic relationship with China. The forum began with a ...
561Feb 12, 2002
Book Discussion on Roosevelt's Secret War
Mr. Persico talked about his book, Roosevelt’s Secret War: FDR and World War II Espionage. He also discussed the history of intelligence activity in the United ...
450Feb 2, 1999
Power and the Presidency: Eisenhower and Kennedy
Mr. Beschloss talked about the presidencies of Dwight Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy. He compared and contrasted their leadership styles and the issues they faced while in ...
409Jan 16, 1988
Republican Candidates Debate
Candidates for the Republican nomination for president in 1988 gathered at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire for a debate on the primary issues of the election cycle. Candidates responded to ...
380Aug 15, 2012
President's Home in Photographs and History
Vicki Goldberg, author of the book The White House: The President’s Home in Photographs and History, shared some of her favorite images of presidents and their families when they lived ...
351Feb 24, 2000
Power and the Presidency
Mr. Beschloss moderated a panel who spoke about how presidents wielded their power. They recounted personal experiences with various presidents, related the different personal styles of ...
343Sep 26, 2007
Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate
Candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination participated in a televised debate at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. New England Cable News and New Hampshire Public Radio ...
310Apr 6, 1999
Documentaries and Presidents
Mr. Grubin talked about the art of creating film biography and how to use film to explore the complexities of a president’s character. During his lecture he showed excerpts from film ...
302Jan 21, 1999
Power and the Presidency
David McCullough talked about the office of the presidency and the power that the office holds. He focused on the dynamic nature of the office, both from the perspective of the presidents and ...
295Jul 19, 2012
U.S. Policy in the Middle East
Dartmouth College hosted a discussion with retired Admiral William Fallon concerning U.S. interests and policy in the Middle East. Among the topics he addressed were the status of ...
284Jan 21, 1999
Power and the Presidency: Lyndon B. Johnson
Mr. Caro talked about the presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson. He focused on Johnson’s effective use of political power, his civil rights record, and the criticism of the Vietnam ...
252May 18, 1999
Power and the Presidency: Richard Nixon
Mr. Bradlee talked about the career and presidency of Richard Nixon. He focused on the personality of Nixon and his relationship with the press. He also talked about the 1960 ...
250Feb 5, 2002
Book Discussion on The Bureau and the Mole
Mr. Vise discussed his book, The Bureau and the Mole: The Unmasking of Robert Philip Hanssen, the Most Dangerous Double Agent in FBI History (Atlantic Monthly Press, 2002). The book is ...
223Feb 16, 1999
Power and the Presidency: Franklin Roosevelt
Ms. Goodwin talked about Roosevelt’s first 100 days in office and the many government programs that he established. She also focused on his relationship with the public and his ...
210May 6, 1987
Hart News Conference
Immediately following a campaign speech at Dartmouth College and the first meeting with his wife since the Florida stories about Donna Rice had emerged, Gary Hart answers reporters' ...
198Feb 23, 1999
Power and the Presidency: Bill Clinton
Mr. Maraniss talked about the life and career of Bill Clinton. He focused on his experiences writing the unauthorized biography of President Clinton, First In His Class. He also ...
144Oct 28, 1999
New Hampshire Republican Town Meeting
Candidates discussed abortion, the environment, education, gun control, and other national issues. The format allowed candidates to answer questions from the audience.
109Oct 1, 2009
Paul Stockton spoke about Defense Department planning for both natural disasters and terrorist attacks. He focused on the federal role in planning and response to catastrophic events and the ...
72Jun 11, 1995
Dartmouth College Commencement Address
In his commencement address, President Clinton discussed the following issues: the pursuit of peace and democracy throughout the world, rapid changes in the world economy, goal for a balanced ...
66Jan 8, 1988
Pat Robertson Campaign Appearance
Pat Robertson spoke to the students of Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. Mr. Robertson spoke about the importance of knowledge of the Western culture in education and how it had ...
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