The T.J. Rodgers '70 Book Prize

Thurman John "T. J." Rodgers is the founder and chief executive officer of Cypress Semiconductor. He is known for his public relations acumen, brash personality, and strong advocacy of laissez-faire capitalism.

Rodgers was a Sloan scholar at Dartmouth, where he graduated in 1970 as Salutatorian with a double major in physics and chemistry and won the Townsend Prize as the top physics and chemistry student in his class.


  • Jonathan D. Eisenberg '09
  • Tiberiu G. Moga '09
  • Shasta S. Small '09
  • Matthew A. Wean '09