The 2006 Kidder Fund Nominations Due March 3
Nominations for the 2006 Kidder Fund Awards are now being accepted.
The purpose of the award is to recognize one staff member, one faculty
member, and one student who, through their scholarship, leadership,
or outstanding efforts, foster greater understanding and tolerance
concerning sexual orientation on the UNH campus. The faculty and
staff awards include a $100 honorarium, and the student award includes
a $1,500 scholarship. The Kidder Fund Awards were established through
a bequest by William "Bill" Kidder who spent his undergraduate,
graduate, and professional careers at UNH. The awards will be presented
at the annual Pancake Breakfast Wednesday, April 5, from 8 to 10
a.m. in the Granite State Room, MUB.Nominations forms are available
at http://www.unh.edu/glbt/index.htm or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nominations are due by March 3. (02-15-06)
URC '06 Registration Deadline Approaching
There’s still time to register for URC ’06, the Undergraduate Research Conference, which takes
place April 21 – 29. Students or their faculty mentors must register online at
by March 10. Faculty, teaching assistants, and staff members are urged to identify and persuade
eligible students to participate. All undergraduates who are engaged in or have completed a
research, creative, capstone, or service learning project are eligible. URC ‘06 casts a
spotlight on the research and scholarship of undergraduates from all of UNH’s schools and
colleges, and features symposia, events, performances, and awards. Awards, including scholarships,
will be presented for outstanding projects. For more information, please visit:
Health & Business Career and Internship Fair
Thanks to all Faculty
and Staff who encouraged students to participate in Resume Review
Day! Over 100 students visited
us here at the UACC to have their resumes critiqued! Six employers
generously volunteered their time to come to campus for this
event. Next Thursday, February 9th we will be hosting the Non-Profit,
Health & Business Career and Internship Fair, from 11-3 in
the Granite State Room of the MUB. 66 Organizations have registered
for this event! Visit our website for a list of participants,
www.unh.eu/uacc. Please let your students know of this exciting
opportunity to meet
with employers. They just might land the job of their dreams! (02-08-06)
Admissions Representatives Sought
The Admissions Office is seeking nominations and recommendations
for energetic, outgoing students for our volunteer admissions “rep” program.
This essential group provides visiting prospective students
and their families with an inside look at UNH and its programs
daily tours of campus, informational sessions, open houses
related programs. Interested students may obtain applications
at Grant House, or online at http://admissions.unh.edu/images/stories/pdf/rep_app.pdf.
The deadline for students to submit applications for the 2006-2007
academic year is Friday, March 3, and there is an optional
information session for interested students Wednesday, Feb.
22 from 7 to
p.m., MUB 321. Questions, nominations and recommendations
may be directed to Tony Berry in Admissions at 2-2873 or email@example.com. (02-01-06)
Coping Strategies for Stress Management
The Office of Health Education & Promotion and UNH Health
Services are sponsoring a brown-bag lunch series, Coping Strategies
Management, Tuesdays, 12:45-1:45 p.m.,
Health Services’ Conference Room, 2nd floor. Topics include:
Feb. 21: Meditation;
Feb. 28: Nutrition/Exercise; March 7:Art Therapy; March 21:
Humor; March 28: Sleep; April 4: Assertiveness; April 11: Self-Massage;
April 18: Cash Management. Info: 2-3823 or http://www.unh.edu/health-services.
Health Services Presents Skating on Thin Ice
The Office of Health Education & Promotion and UNH Health Services
are sponsoring a series of films and discussions during Eating
Awareness Month. All events take place from 7 to p.m., Tuesdays,
in MUB Theater II. Films are as follows: Feb. 14:
Real Women Have Curves; Feb. 21: Perfect Body; and Feb. 28: Fat
Like Me. Info: 2-3823 or http://www.unh.edu/health-services.
Please Share UROP Information with Students
Faculty are asked to share the following information about the
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program with their students.
Application Deadlines: Undergraduate Research Award (spring,
summer, or fall 2006), and March 1; SURF USA (for summer 2006),
Proposal Writing Workshops: Thursday, Feb. 16, MUB 302, 4:30–5:30
p.m. (all disciplines); Monday, Feb. 20, Rudman 381, 3:30–5
p.m. (science/engineering); and Wednesday, Feb. 22, Rudman 381,
2–3:30 p.m. (science/engineering). INCO 590: Student Research
Experience -- Faculty members may identify students to work with
them on activities related to their teaching or research responsibilities.
Variable credit. Support for research expenses available: http://www.unh.edu/urop/sre.html.
Info: 2-4323 or http://
www.unh.edu/undergrad-research/ or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Campus Rec Offers 'Kool 2B Fit' Recess Day Camp
The UNH Department of Campus Recreation is please to announce the
2nd Annual “Kool 2B Fit” Recess Day Camp for Kids during
the two weeks of school vacation (Feb 20-24 & April 24-28).
The camp provides an opportunity for youth between the ages of 6-12
to interact and engage in a diverse repertory of fitness activities,
from group games and swimming to snowshoeing and indoor rock climbing.
Many more activities as well! Our philosophy is that being fit doesn't
have to be work and we want to instill a love of being active, a
desire to explore the world around us and a motivation to work to
improve skills and abilities in physical activity. The camp runs
from 8am to noon and staff consists of Assistant Director of Fitness,
Graduate Intern and Assistants, Nutritionist, Aerobic Instructors,
Personal trainers and University students. All of our counselors
are qualified and have previous camp experience in addition to CPR/First
Aid Certification. Its Kool 2B Fit...we hope your children will
join us for a week of fun! For more information or to request a
registration form contact UNH Campus Rec at 603-862-2031 or email
Visit our website at: http://campusrec.unh.edu.
COLSA Dean’s Office Has Moved
COLSA Dean’s Office has moved to Rudman Hall. The new offices
are as follows: COLSA Academic & Advising Offices: Alberto Manalo,
Rudman G05D; Suzanne Booska, Rudman G05C; Jane Garnett, Rudman G05;
Advising Office, Rudman G05A. COLSA Administration & Research
Offices: Bill Trumble, Rudman G06A; Stacia Sower, Rudman G06B; Cathy
Neri, Rudman G06; Marge Joy, Rudman G06; and Gretchen Forbes, Rudman
G13. Phone numbers remain the same. (01-11-06)