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.
Hundreds of UNH employees were recognized for their talents and dedication during a staff recognition ceremony May 5 in the MUB’s Granite State Room. In addition, five staff members were awarded the university’s highest staff honor — the Presidential Award of Excellence.