Professor of psychology Edward J. O’Brien has won the Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award from the Society for Text and Discourse, an honor shared with Jerome L. Myers of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
The UNH Department of Music has established the Keith Polk Music Lecture Series. Two lectures will be offered each semester, one from a visiting scholar and one from a UNH music department faculty member.
The second lecture of the Keith Polk Music Lecture Series, entitled “Fifty Unknown Flutists” will be presented by Tom Moore, Head of the Sound & Image Department of the Green Library, Florida International University, Miami, Florida on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 4 pm in Verrette Recital Hall.
The UNH-managed study abroad program in Dijon, France is celebrating 50 years. An anniversary party will be held on Friday, October 23, 2015, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the 1925 Room of the Elliott Alumni Center, located on 9 Edgewood Drive in Durham.
Hispanics accounted for the majority of U.S. population growth over the past decade — driven not by immigration but by births — and poverty risk for this growing number of infants is high, especially in rural areas and new destinations, according to new research from the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire.
While teaching her course ANTH 444 The Lost Campus: The Archaeology of UNH, Meghan Howey, Associate Professor of Anthropology, discovered UNH has a myriad of cultural resources lying just underneath our campus. Her classes have dug up multiple artifacts on campus, leading her to advocate for a Heritage Management Plan for campus development.
The University of New Hampshire Department of Music Traditional Jazz Series presents the Dick Oatts Quintet, Monday, Sept. 14, 2015 at 8 pm in the Johnson Theater of the Paul Creative Arts Center, on the Durham campus. The concert will feature Terell Stafford on trumpet.