Women from the local Active Retirement Association and faculty and students from the Women's Studies Program at UNH met in Durham this week to discuss women and leadership at an event called "Feminism Crossing Generations." This event was sponsored by the new Social Justice Leadership Project at UNH, which was made possible by a generous challenge grant.
The New Hampshire Writers Project has chosen Andrew Merton's book Evidence That We Are Descended from Chairs (Accents Publishing, 2012) as the Outstanding Book of Poetry for 2013. Merton is professor and chair of the English.
Congratulations to director Jennifer (Rebecchi) Lee '92 (English major) for winning the Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film of the Year for 'Frozen' along with Chris Buck (l) and Peter Del Vecho (r) at the 86th Annual Academy Awards. Photo at right by Jason LaVeris/Getty Images.
English professor Monica Chiu has published a book in the University of Hawaii series, Asian and Pacific American Transcultural Studies. Chiu teaches Asian American studies and American literature at UNH.
Rochelle Lieber, professor of English and linguistics and recipient of the 2013 Lindberg Award, will deliver the Lindberg Lecture Thursday, April 17, 2014. The highest award of the College of Liberal Arts, the Lindberg Award is given annually to an outstanding teacher and scholar in the college.