Alumni Spotlight

International Affairs and Humanities Majors | Senior Vice President, Avis Budget Group
Following graduation from UNH I spent two years in Italy working in a law office in Rome--a wonderful experience though I realized how much more I could do with a law degree. Law school at Boston University was a rewarding and challenging experience. With the solid foundation provided by UNH and...
Classics, History and Philosophy Majors | Research Fellow at Kobe University in Kobe, Japan
Convinced that college was best spent exploring as many different paths as possible, Cory McKenzie (’15) of Hampstead, New Hampshire, followed many a rabbit trail during his years at the University of New Hampshire. Entering UNH as a history major, Cory dabbled in the histories of the Russian...
Classics Major | Biomedical Researcher
Concerning majoring in classics: having sat on admissions interviews for UConn, the old saying still rings true about medical schools wanting the “well rounded student.” Science majors are a dime a dozen, and it is what the candidate can do outside of the sphere of science that really makes them...
Classics Major | Latin Teacher
During my time as a Classics major at UNH, I found myself surrounded by expert professors who were truly invested in their students’ success, which at a large university, is quite a rare occurrence. It was this very zeal for the subject matter and their grace in teaching that sparked my own passion...
Classics Major | Firefighter/EMT
I graduated in 2007 with a degree in classics. Immediately after graduating I obtained a job in special education as a paraprofessional. After a cross country move in 2010, I began working in mental health as a wilderness therapy field guide and psych tech in a mental health facility. Finally, I’ve...
Classics Major | Attorney
On my desk sits a miniature of the Capitoline Wolf. Above that is a tag that reads “Πρόκνη,” naming the snaking, green philodendron (her predecessor Philomena sadly passed). I have a visible tattoo on the top of my foot - βομβυλιός - that is always a conversation starter. And there is the word on...
Studio Art Major | Associate Professor of Design, University of Wisconsin-Stout
In addition to teaching, Evensen recently exhibited in three university galleries: Analogy + Interaction at the Ewing Gallery for Art and Architecture at the University of Tennessee–Knoxville, Drawing Distinctions at the Furlong Gallery at UWisconsin–Stout, and Project Passion at Minnesota State...
Fine Arts Major | Assistant Professor, Husson University
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Art History | Tech Assistant, Robischon Gallery
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Art History Major | Manager of Design and Construction, San Francisco
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Art History Major | Textile and CAD Designer, Town & Country Living
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Art History Major | School Counselor, Virtual Learning Academy Charter School
 Read more about Amanda's success using her Art History degree on UNH Tales.