Thirty-nine percent of unemployed Americans are experiencing long-term unemployment in the wake of the 2008 recession, which is more than double the percent unemployed more than six months but actively seeking work in 2007, according to new research about trends in long-term unemployment since the recession from the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire.
For international students, there’s more to adjusting to college life than getting to know their roommate or learning their way around campus. Fitting in—making friends, having plans for Saturday night—can be a unique challenge. There’s the cultural challenge; the language.
The New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence has inducted UNH Prevention Innovations: Research and Practices for Ending Violence Against Women into its hall of fame.
Jennifer Lee ’92 (English major) accepted a Golden Globe award in Hollywood for the Disney film Frozen, which won Best Animated Feature. Lee wrote the screenplay for Frozen and co-directed the film with Chris Buck. The film has been nominated for two Oscars.