Freeman A. Hrabowski III, president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), will speak at the University of New Hampshire in Durham on Thursday, October 30, at noon in the Huddleston Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public.
More young adults were covered by health insurance in 2012, substantially due to a provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) which extends coverage to adult children, according to new research from the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire.
Six percent of U.S. children and youth missed a day of school over the course of a year because they were the victim of violence or abuse at school. This was a major finding of a study on school safety by University of New Hampshire researchers published this month in the Journal of School Violence.
The University of New Hampshire’s Department of Geography will host the annual New England-St. Lawrence Valley Geographical Society (NESTVAL) conference on the Durham campus on October 24 and 25, 2014.
Two new exhibitions, one focusing on ballpoint pen drawings of flowers, animals, and insects by Boston-based artist Joo Lee Kang, the second, featuring art faculty members Michael Cardinali, Brian Chu, Julee Holcombe, Scott Schnepf, and Leah Woods, will be on view at the Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire beginning November 1, 2014.
UNH Professor of English and poet Mekeel McBride will be a featured reader, along with visiting writers Cyrus Cassels and Stanley Kuusisto, at the first annual Nancy Moore Hill Poetry Celebration in Portsmouth, N.H., which runs from November 5 through 9, 2014.