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  • Ken Johnson, senior demographer at the UNH Carsey School for Public Policy
    - Ken Johnson Named Carnegie Fellow
    Ken Johnson, professor of sociology and senior demographer at the Carsey School of Public Policy, is one of only 33 scholars from around the country to be named a 2016 Andrew... Read More
  • UNH professor Julia Rodriguez
    - UNH Historian Receives NEH Award
    Associate professor of history Julia Rodriguez has been awarded a Summer Stipend from the National Endowment from the Humanities. Read More
  • Andrew Phinney '14 in Nepal as Peace Corps volunteer
    - The Right Place, the Right Time
     The Arghakhanchi District of Nepal is a mountainous region west of Kathmandu that is covered with fields of corn and rice as well as lush, forested valleys. “It’s probably the... Read More
  • Doug Lanier, UNH professor
    - Shakespeare at the Quad
    One fateful day in high school, Doug Lanier’s English teacher played a 1964 recording of Richard Burton performing Hamlet. When she dropped the needle on the record, she... Read More
  • Studetnts in the UNH Memorial Union Building during International Education Week
    - A Global Connection
    In a continuing effort to bring UNH to the world and the world to UNH, the university has announced a centralized international programs office on campus, bringing together the... Read More
  • UNH student Yussra Ebrahim outside Rudman on campus
    - A Journey to Peace
    The last time Yussra Ebrahim ’16 visited Iraq she was 8 years old. She thought it was a family vacation, a time to be together with relatives who lived an ocean away, and she... Read More
  • Alyssa Tafarro
    - UNH Among Peace Corps’ Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities
    The University of New Hampshire ranks number 13 among medium-sized schools on the Peace Corps’ list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in 2016. There are 18 UNH... Read More
  • An image of the book jacket from UNH Presidential Professor of History Janet Polasky's recent book
    - One Historic Honor
    To mark the holiday celebrating the country’s first president, Washington College announced seven finalists for the prestigious George Washington Prize. Among them is UNH... Read More
  • Author Benoit Denizet-Lewis, who spoke recently at UNH, with his Labrador-Golden Retriever mix, Casey
    - From Sexuality to Abercrombie & Fitch
    Neither plummeting temps nor wind-blown snow could keep fans of great writing away from MUB Theatre I on Thursday evening, Feb. 11, as acclaimed author Benoit Denizet-Lewis... Read More
  • Spencer Overton and Andrew Smith
    - The Value of a Vote
    Amidst the flurry of activity leading up to the New Hampshire primary, two experts in the political field were delving into some of the questions that plague voters and can, at... Read More