News Brief April 2014
As we prepare to celebrate UNH student success with commencements in Durham, Concord and Manchester, I have also enjoyed meeting the Granite State’s next generation of student achievers. Recently, I began an ongoing effort to visit high schools across New Hampshire to talk with students, tell them about the wide array of options in higher education and to hear their questions about life after high school and, hopefully, in college.
Commencements set for Durham, Manchester, Concord
“Frozen” director Jennifer Lee ’92 keynote in Durham
The first woman to direct an animated feature film for Walt Disney Animation Studios, Academy Award-winner Jennifer Lee, will deliver the UNH Commencement address May 17. In March, Lee ’92 took home an Oscar for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards. She is also the first female director to have a film surpass the $1 billion earning mark and the first writer at any major animation studio to become a director. MORE >>