Jeannie Sowers, associate professor of political science, has been awarded a two-year grant from the Gerda Henkel Stiftung Foundation for her project, “Targeting Environmental Infrastructures: Water, Energy, and Civilians in the New Middle Eastern Wars,” with Prof. Erika Weinthal at Duke University.
Nine music students and three dance students from UNH will be visiting China May 21-31. The trip is sponsored by the UNH Confucius Institute and is intended to build closer relationships between UNH and Chengdu University.
The UNH 3 O’Clock Jazz Band will be embarking on a tour of Switzerland and Italy later this summer for two weeks during the month of July. The band has been invited to perform at two prestigious international jazz festivals, the Montreux Jazz Festival (Montreux, Switzerland) and the Umbria Jazz Festival (Perugia, Italy).
"My name is Jillian Meszar and I am going to be a junior in Music Education this fall, focusing on Double Bass and String Pedagogy. This summer I will be in Durham teaching violin, viola, cello and bass and focusing on string pedagogy. I am also going to be doing a lot of folk violin and jazz bass gigs as well as volunteering in student orchestras in the area.
The 65th Annual Initiation of Beta Chapter, Phi Beta Kappa, was held at UNH on May 13, 2017. Over 60 students were initiated in front of proud parents, faculty and friends. Pictured here is senior political science major Lia Bonoli and her father.