We are bringing the Green to London for an unforgettable weekend of learning, fun, and inspiration as we celebrate Dartmouth’s 250th anniversary. Join us for the first-ever gathering of Dartmouth alumni, family, and friends from Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Experience an immersive weekend of interactive sessions with faculty and students, lively debates and open conversations about the most pressing issues of our time—from climate change to international security—and opportunities to connect with peers as we explore Dartmouth’s role in our global future.

Come curious. Leave inspired.
 

Featured Summit Leaders

Philip J. Hanlon ’77, President

Laurel J. Richie ’81, Chair, Board of Trustees

Joseph Helble, Provost

Alexis Abramson, Dean, Thayer School of Engineering

Jon Kull ’88, Dean, Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies

Matthew Slaughter, Dean, Tuck School of Business

Elizabeth Smith, Dean, Faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences
 

program highlights

Guided Experiences
Morning
Choose from small-group explorations across the city or captivating classroom sessions, all led by expert Dartmouth faculty

Welcome Reception
Evening
As we gather from ’round the girdled earth, begin the celebrations with a toast and strolling dinner reception at The Shard, London’s tallest architectural gem. Enjoy 360-degree views of the city, festive fare, and the opportunity to meet up with classmates, friends, and fellow parents from near and far.

Dartmouth Tomorrow: The Path Forward
Morning
Give a rouse for Dartmouth’s proud past and be inspired by our bright future, with keynote remarks by President Hanlon and a discussion of Dartmouth’s strategic vision led by academic leadership. Enjoy lunch with the Dartmouth community members from throughout the region, including current students on foreign study programs. 

Back to Class with the Best of Dartmouth
Afternoon
Go back to class (no blue books required) with topical panels and experiential workshops featuring faculty and distinguished alumni drawn from Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

President's Reception and 250th Anniversary Gala
Evening
We’re bringing the Green to London’s historic Guildhall for the first international fête of the sestercentennial year. Join President Hanlon, Gail Gentes ’77a, fellow parents, and alumni from your era for an unforgettable celebration, as we salute Dartmouth’s 250th anniversary with a not-to-be missed evening program and performances. Stay for the after party!

The Call to Serve
Morning
The Dartmouth community is committed to completing 250,000 hours of service in our 250th year. Work alongside fellow Dartmouth alumni and parents on a Call to Serve project in London.

Guided Excursions
Morning
A second opportunity to enjoy small group explorations with expert Dartmouth faculty as your guides. 

Registration for this not-to-be-missed weekend is now open. There is a modest registration fee for this event. After you register, you will receive a confirmation email, which will include links to hotel options, program details, information about speakers, and more.

Note that a limited number of rooms are available at the Savoy Hotel at the Dartmouth Global Summit preferred rate.

Stay tuned for more details to come about this unforgettable weekend. For questions about childcare or family-specific programming, please contact globalsummit@dartmouth.edu.

Give a rouse—see you in London!