A Boston Globe article reports on the return to UNH of the archives of the late Donald Murray, "...the lion of the renowned writing program at the University of New Hampshire" and the author of the long-running Over 60 column in the Globe. The collection was previously housed at the Poynter Institute for Media Studies in Florida.
Jacqueline Jones Royster, Dean of the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts at the Georgia Institute of Technology, will deliver the 2017 John T. Holden Lecture titled “An Ecosystem for 21st Century Global Leadership" on Sept 28, 2017, at 12:40 p.m. in Hamilton Smith Hall in Durham. The talk is free and open to the public.
They’ve been hidden from view for decades, but now two murals on the walls of Hamilton Smith Hall will see the light of day again. Conservationists have been restoring the WPA-era murals, which were completed in July 1940 when Ham Smith was the university’s library.
In this Fosters.com article, UNH alumnus Mike Michaud '92 '07G, an associate professor of English at Rhode Island College, tells of his visit to UNH to use the new Donald Murray collection at the Dimond Library. He is conducting research for a book about the history of writing programs at UNH.