Ask English Professor Rachel Trubowitz why she decided to devote her life to 17th-century English literature and she’ll give you the answer people who’ve found their life’s calling generally do: “It just clicked.”
The University of New Hampshire has expanded its Arabic language program after becoming a host institution with the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program, a competitive program that pairs international educators with U.S. colleges and universities.
Julia Rodriguez has been awarded the 2012 Best Article Prize by the New England Council on Latin American Studies (NECLAS). Her article, “A Complex Fabric: Intersecting Histories of Race, Gender, and Science in Latin America,” appeared in Hispanic American Historical Review.
What’s the perfect antidote to a ho-hum life? A life in the theatre, of course! David Kaye’s days as a theatre associate professor are fast-paced and varied—frenetic enough for him to avoid getting bored easily, a classic Gemini trait he readily admits to possessing.
Krista Jackman didn't set out to be a pivotal influence on UNH students' first year college experience. But for many fledgling Wildcats making the transition from high school to college, she has been exactly that, giving them a critical tool kit to chart a course for academic success at UNH.
Few people know that as an undergraduate at MIT, Bill Harris studied biochemistry. Then, he took some history courses and liked the "inbetweeness" of history. As he puts it, "there's a certain amount of art that must shape facts."
Elliott Tardif “cleaned up” at the Festival of Foreign Language in Voronezh, Russia. Earlier this year, the Russian major from Londonderry competed with foreign students from roughly 30 Russian universities for prizes that recognize excellence in Russian language through written tests and creative expression.
How much does Arlene Kies love the piano? If her home furnishing choices are any indication, the answer is, a lot—her Durham house holds four pianos: three six-foot grands and an upright. There’s also a digital keyboard, Kies notes, for practicing without disturbing guests.