In his new book, Picturing Class: Lewis W. Hine Photographs Child Labor in New England, Robert Macieski, professor of history at the University of New Hampshire at Manchester, examines Lewis W. Hine’s art and advocacy on behalf of child laborers as part of the National Child Labor Committee (NCLC) between 1909 and 1917.
A “social photographer”—as he called himself—Hine created images that...
Erik Swartz, professor and chair of the department of kinesiology, has released his findings from the first year of a two-year study that is testing whether his innovative technique, called the HuTTTM intervention program, could alter tackling behavior and ultimately reduce head injury exposure. This novel set of helmetless-tackling drills, while seemingly counterintuitive to player health, helps...
Leaders from across the globe convened in Paris for COP21, the United Nations’ climate summit, where they are worked toward a “strong climate agreement.” UNH experts with a range of perspectives shared their insights and discussed what they hope to see come out of COP21.