Alumni Spotlight

Art History, International Business & Economics Major | Project Manager at an Interior Design Firm
Read more about Elizabeth's success using her Art History and International Business and Economics degrees on UNH Tales.
Studio Art Major | Trades/Woodworking Teacher, Somersworth High School and Career Technical Center
Read more about Shane's success using his Studio Art degree on UNH Tales.
Carsey Institute's Hannah Peckham, Making Music
by Jody Record So, you're in eighth grade, and you're into music.  Just you and your acoustic guitar--a guitar you picked up because your older brother plays one in a punk rock band.  You start writing your own songs.  At 14. You're pretty good--good enough to open for your brother at his gigs at...
History Major | Fulbright Scholar in Mexico City
  What were you doing 1 year out of college? I had just finished Peace Corps training and was beginning service as an economic development consultant in the Dominican Republic. I was assigned a consulting project to help an NGO collaborate with tourism companies in order to develop ecotourism...
Spanish and Political Science Major | Spanish Ph.D
  About Audrey and where she is today I graduated from UNH in 2013 and majored in Spanish and political science. I came back a year later to start my Master's degree in Spanish, which I am currently finishing. During my year off I taught high school Spanish and spent 3 months at an internship in...
Spanish Major | Non-Profit Educational Organization
About Tess and where she is today 
Spanish Major | Spanish Teacher
About John and where he is today Born in Ireland and schooled in Dover NH, I have always had a fascination for studying different languages and cultures. After I graduated high school, I made the short trip up the road to study Spanish at UNH. I completed my Bachelor’s degree in 2015 and the...
German and International Affairs Major | Classical Violinist
Please tell us a about yourself (can be brief) and where you are today. I grew up in NH, and I graduated from UNH in 2016. I am a classical violinist, and I have played in music festivals in the U.S., the Middle East, and Europe.  After graduating, I spent one year in Berlin, Germany, where I...
German and International Affairs Major | Fulbright Scholar
Tell us about yourself and where you are today I graduated from UNH in May 2016 with a B.A. in German and International Affairs. I just spent some time at home in the U.S. after working in Germany at a startup center at the Technical University of Munich. I leave for Austria tomorrow, September 12...
English Major | English Teacher
Tell us about yourself and where you are today -My name is Ali Kessler and I graduated from UNH Durham in 2016 with BA in English and in 2017 with a Master's of Teaching in Elementary Education. During my undergrad years, I continued my studies of French and my love for the language grew and I...
Russian and International Affairs Major | Assistant Attorney with Corporate Immigration
Please tell us a about yourself (can be brief) and where you are now today. I am now in my final semester of law school at Suffolk University Law School in Boston. I am working at an immigration law firm where I am assisting attorneys with corporate immigration. At Suffolk, I am concentrating in...
Political Science Major | Account Executive, LaunchSquad
Please tell us about yourself (can be brief) and where you are now today.  My name is Adam Severance, I am from New Hampshire and currently live and work in Cambridge, MA where I am an Account Executive at marketing and PR firm LaunchSquad. I graduated from UNH in December of 2015, and during that...