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History Professor Becomes US Citizen

02.06.13

 

 Jan Golinski, professor of history, became an American citizen Friday, Feb. 1, during a naturalization ceremony in Concord. A British citizen who has taught at UNH since 1990, Golinski led the Pledge of Allegiance for the group.

Seacoast Science Café Explores Lyme Disease, Lead Poisoning Feb. 13

02.06.13

Public health in New Hampshire is the subject of the next Seacoast Science Café at the Portsmouth Brewery Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at 6 p.m. At the first in the spring series of cafes, UNH professors Michael Palace and Rosemary Caron will discuss two health threats familiar to New Englanders: Lyme disease and lead poisoning. 

Seacoast Science Cafés provide a unique chance for members of the public to learn about issues in contemporary science from scientists who lead the research in the relaxed atmosphere of a pub.   

2012-13 Faculty Senate Minutes Summary Nov. 26, 2013

02.06.13

I.  Roll – The following senators were absent:  Baldwin, Connelly, Dubnick, Ferber, Kaen, Minocha, Shetty, Shore, and Simos.  Guests were John Aber, Sonic Woytonik and Faye Richardson.

2012-13 Faculty Senate Minutes Summary Nov.5, 2012

02.06.13

I.  Roll – The following senators were absent:  Dubnick, Harrist, Hartter, Laird, Mellyn, Minocha, Pohl, Scherr, Shore, Simos and Zang.  Guests were John Aber, Doug Bencks and Faye Richardson.

Internal Search on For Executive Director for Engagement and Faculty Development

02.06.13

The Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Engagement and Academic Outreach will be conducting an internal search for a UNH faculty member to fill the position of executive director for Engagement and Faculty Development. This is a full time appointment reporting directly to the Senior Vice Provost for Engagement and Academic Outreach. A position description with qualifications and expectations for the position are attached.

This internal search will follow a process similar to other successful internal searches recently conducted.   

A Paperless Plan for 2013

01.30.13

The Sustainability Institute at UNH offers the following suggestions on how to cut down on paper usage on campus.  

First, consider who needs to get your information. 

Does the whole department need to get a personalized flyer?  

Research Profile: Rachel Trubowitz: Puzzle-Solving, from Milton to Motherhood

01.30.13

Ask professor Rachel Trubowitz why she decided to devote her life to 17th-century English literature and she’ll give you the answer people who’ve found their life’s calling generally do: “It just clicked.”  

Sign Up to Be a UNH Advocate

10.31.12

In September, I wrote to tell you about UNH Works for New Hampshire--our effort to ask state lawmakers to restore support for the University, which was cut 49 percent last year.

Passing: Michael McConnell, Associate Professor Emeritus of Art

10.31.12

Micheal McConnell, associate professor of art and art history, died Oct. 27.  Three of his abstract sculptures will be on view at the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics when it is completed in 2013.

McConnell, who has served four stints as department chair, has been at UNH for 36 years.

The following obituary was published in Foster’s Daily Democrat:

Food Solutions New England Receives Funding for State, Regional Food Network

10.31.12

By Elisabeth Farrell, Sustainability Institute

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