Alumni Tale: Shane Chick ’06

What did you study at UNH?

College of Liberal Arts (COLA), Studio Art

What were you doing 1 year out of college?

Working for Don Gorvett printing woodcuts, being a stay at home dad and driving a Zamboni.

What were you doing 5 years out of college?

Still doing the stay-at-home dad thing but making art in my home studio.

What were you doing 10 years out of college?

Started working at Somersworth High School and Career Technical Center as the Building Trades/Woodworking teacher.

What are you doing now?

Still at Somersworth with Meghan Samson ’05 changing the culture to one that celebrates the arts.

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

UNH helped me find a path in life that I had not even considered, art has been the gateway to some really great things in my life.

Why do you believe in UNH?

UNH is demanding and is a catalyst to realizing potential.