A new study lead by Katie Edwards, Assistant Professor of Psychology and PIRC Research and Evaluation Consultant, reports that 1 in 10 New Hampshire teens were victims of dating violence within the past year.
For the past seven years, the Souhegan High School Ethics Forum has hosted HYPE (Hosting Young Philosophy Enthusiasts), inspiring high school students all over New England to participate in philosophical discussions that promote leadership, citizenry and ethics.
Prevention Innovations Research Center (PIRC) has announced the selection of Kate Rohdenburg as the recipient of the PIRC Practitioner Award. Rohdenburg is a Program Director with WISE in Lebanon, New Hampshire.
Eleanor Harrison-Buck, an associate professor of anthropology at the University of New Hampshire, has been awarded a $50,000 Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship to establish a public history museum in Belize that focuses on the Kriol (Creole) community.
Joshua Meyrowitz teaches students mass media savvy.
"We need to see how the sausage is made,” says Joshua Meyrowitz, professor of communication. “The news media don’t often uncover the processes through which they cover the news,” he says, so we have to investigate that for ourselves if we want to fully understand how the news works.
A new Dover Middle School program pairs UNH theatre education students with special education students.
On a Tuesday afternoon in early November at Dover Middle School (DMS), dinosaurs roamed the auditorium. Meanwhile, Cinderella, Rapunzel and other characters tried to fix a broken time machine and make it back home for a dance party.