UNH Receives National Science Foundation Grant to Study Changes in Climate, Population, and Land Use in Africa
The University of New Hampshire has received a National Science Foundation grant to study changes in land use and conservation around national parks in Africa as part of a larger investigation of tropical deforestation and degradation, which are major causes of global climate change.
Between 2009 and 2010, one million more children in America joined the ranks of those living in poverty, bringing the total to an estimated 15.7 million poor children in 2010, an increase of 2.6 million since the recession began in 2007, according to researchers from the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire.
The University of New Hampshire’s nationally and internationally recognized sexual and relationship violence prevention social marketing campaign, the Know Your Power Bystander Social Marketing Campaign, has been adopted by the University of California at Merced.
David Kaye is an associate professor of theatre and dance who also happens to be an actor and a playwright. He has written, directed and produced films and television programs that have been shown on PBS. He has a history of production gigs that include New York City’s Julian Acting Company, the Hackmatack Playhouse, the Maine Stage Company and several summers at the Prescott Park Arts Festival in Portsmouth.