This Washington Post blog post discusses how soft skills, rather than STEM skills, are the top characteristics of success at Google: being a good coach; communicating and listening well; possessing insights into others (including others different values and points of view); having empathy toward and being supportive of one’s colleagues; being a good critical thinker an
UNH senior Gabrielle Greaves received the Vanessa Johnson Award on Monday during the 36th annual Martin Luther King Day Community Celebration in Manchester, New Hampshire. The award recognizes emerging leaders in social justice.
Paul Robertson, a lecturer in the Department of Classics, Humanities and Italian Studies, has been awarded a Research Scholarship from the Hardt Foundation for the Study of Classical Antiquity in Geneva, Switzerland. This competitive award for junior scholars funds research at the Foundation for a 2- to 4-week period.
For the second consecutive year, Grand Valley State University has received a grant offered through the governor's office and awarded by the Michigan State Police to help fund campus sexual assault programming using the Bringing in the Bystander® in-person prevention program.
In Italy, shrines stand as testament to those who have been murdered by the mafia, and the trauma of those left behind has inspired a movement by educators, activists, artists and journalists striving for justice.
Mary Malone says one thing she loves about UNH is that the students are so active politically. “They have really strong opinions about what’s going on in the world, and they’re really interested in actually learning more to inform their opinions,” says the associate professor of political science.