Alumni Tale: Elizabeth Harrison ’13

What did you study at UNH?

Politics and Society at the Manchester campus.

Did you have an international experience (study, research, internship or volunteer abroad) while at UNH?

I worked with Warmth from the Millyard.

What were you doing 1 year out of college?

I joined AmeriCorps VISTA and just finished my 3rd year as VISTA leader for Campus Compact for NH.

What are you doing now?

I am working for Big Brothers Big Sisters of NH as a Program Coordinator. I am also finishing my Masters in Organizational Leadership from SNHU.

How do you feel your time at UNH has had an impact on where you are today?

UNH Manchester afforded me many opportunities, from working with the “Warmth from the Millyard” project and becoming a VISTA at UNH.