Dr. Marion Girard Dorsey is an associate professor of history and has been at the University of New Hampshire since 2003. Her specialties are varied and include the history of medicine, legal and diplomatic history, and war and society. She is currently conducting research on chemical warfare and on the history of professionals in the military. Dr. Dorsey has mentored both undergraduate and graduate students for independent studies and undergraduates for research grants. She was delighted to see Elisabeth’s excitement about history and her dedication to her research. "Elisabeth’s commitment was admirable, and she studied numerous kinds of sources while developing her analytical skills. It was rewarding to watch her develop as an historian."